There's a myriad of options out there, with prices starting from under £10 and rising to as much as £250. A staggering amount of choice for a wide range of platforms, but which features really matter, and how do you identify a truly great set of cans?
To find out, we're putting the question to you: which headset do you use for gaming? Let us know your choices using the comments facility below, and tell us how your particular headset has fared during real-world use.
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