Streaming on Twitch or YouTube does not always require the best equipment to do the job but if you want the best experience providing entertainment, consider investing in some high-quality products. Purchasing the equipment does require a little research to know the reliability and quality of the products you have in mind. It does not always hurt to go a little further to purchase a headset that has extra features on it that others do not. If you have a full set up, one of the most important pieces of equipment you need is a headset to hear the game or music with the best sound quality along with the ability to communicate to the streams chat with a high-quality microphone. Two more key aspects in purchasing a headset are knowing that it is comfortable and has the fitting that you desire, as well as knowing if you would like the headset to be wireless or wired. Always know what you are looking for and pay attention to detail so you can find the headset to give you better gaming and streaming experience. Don’t forget to compare prices between the headsets as some headsets are quite expensive.
A popular headset used for streaming is the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless. Arctis 7 has been voted as the best gaming headset by some of the most popular review sites and magazines. According to Amazon, it has a rating of nearly 4 1/2 stars. The headset consists of a long life with a 24-hour battery when fully charged, no lag interference due to the 2.4G connection, AirWeave cushions to maintain the comfortability, along with a volume control wheel, including mute and off buttons on the left earpiece. The headset also includes a 12-meter range to allow you to continuously talk to your stream’s chat or teammates. The Arctis 7 comes with a ClearCast microphone to ensure high-quality voice communication. The SteelSeries Arctis 7 is compatible with PC, MAC, PlayStation, the Switch Nintendo, and any mobile device.
The Sennheiser Game ONE is a wired headset that provides some of the best gaming audio there is to experience. It has a rating of 4 stars on Amazon. The headset comes with very comforting XXL velvet plush pads to allow gaming for hours. Just like the Arctis 7, the Game ONE provides clear, noise-canceling conversations with your chat and friends. The microphone boom also includes a mute feature as you lift it. There are volume controls included on the right earpiece as well. The Sennheiser Game ONE is compatible with many platforms that include; PC, MACs, any console, and mobile devices that are equipped with a 3.5 mm audio jack input.
The Logitech G430 7.1 Dolby is a wired headset with a current rating of 4 stars on Amazon and an extremely low price. The Logitech as of now is only available in one design. The headset allows full surround sound hearing within a game that features a 360-degree sound field to give you a full sound experience. The Logitech G430 includes a set of soft sport cloth pads to comfort while you game or stream. The mic included has a fold-up feature along with a noise-canceling boom mic to give high-quality voice audio to your stream. The Logitech headset also includes the volume controls located in the cable that plugs into the device you are using. The Logitech G430 7.1 Dolby is compatible with PS4/XBOX ONE, PC with audio jack input, Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7.
The CORSAIR Void PRO RGB is a wireless headset that has a very different design than any other headset that comes with a stand that includes a charging port. The CORSAIR Void PRO RGB is rated at 4 stars on Amazon. The headset is purchasable in two colors, black or white, whichever you prefer. The headset is equipped with LED lights; red to let you know when the headset is on low battery, amber to show that the charge is 20% or higher, as green shows that the headset is fully charged as that provides up to 16 hours of battery life. The Void PRO is equipped with a microfiber mesh fabric over memory foam comfort for your hour-long streams. The headset comes with an amazing feature that allows you to travel 40 meters before the headset is finally out of range. The CORSAIR Void PRO RGB is compatible with PC with a USB port, Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7.
The wired Sennheiser GSP 550 headset is one of Sennheiser’s most popular gaming headsets that only comes in at a rating of 3.5 stars on Amazon. The headset looks to be bulky and resemble military-like colors as it only has one design coming in green and black. The headset has a 7.1 Dolby surround sound feature that gives a better experience for gamers and viewers while streaming on Twitch or any platform. The headset like many others reduces background noise but shares a similar feature as the Sennheiser Game ONE which mutes your microphone when you raise it up until you put back down. The headset is made to only be used with PC though it is wired. The headset is less cushioned on the earpieces but still provides a cushioning above your head that includes an adjustable feature to resize the headset to your comfort unlike the other headsets listed. Just like other headsets, it comes with the ability to control the volume that is located on the right ear of the headset.