Top 3 Best Gaming Earbuds With Mic (Updated 2017)

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On August 16, 2016
Last modified:December 26, 2016


Best gaming earbuds that you can buy, right now.


There are various gaming headphones in the market. But when it comes to choosing the best gaming earbuds with mic, people often struggle.

If you are an avid PC gamer, and searching for the best earbuds for a great gaming experience, I’ve got some of the really good gaming earbuds.

What to look in gaming earbuds?

Soundstaging: This is one of the crucial features that every gaming earbuds should have. Soundstaging enables you to easily determine from which the sound is coming. This feature is helpful especially for games like Call of Duty, where you need to determine from which direction the sound or shooting is occurring.

Noise cancellation or isolation: Your earbuds should be designed so that the external ambient noise won’t interfere your game audio. Some of the gaming earbuds even have noise cancellation mic that reduces the external noise, making the playback crystal clear. This feature is also required for excellent sound staging experience.

Good mic: Inline omnidirectional mic is preferred for gaming earbuds. With omnidirectional mics, you need not to shout while chatting online. It picks your sound even if you whisper. For a good in-game communication with other gamers, a good mic is essential.

Comfort and durability: You will be playing games for hours. In this case, good comfortable earbuds are essential. Most of the good gaming earbuds comes with multiple sizes of eartips, enabling you to find the perfect fit for maximum comfort. As you will be using the earbuds for whole gameplay, you should ensure that the earbuds are good and won’t blow off.

Best earbuds for great gaming experience

Here I’ve listed some of the best gaming earbuds that are available as of now.

The earbuds are carefully rated based on the experiences of some of the pro gamers, who are also audiophiles.

Sennheiser PC300 G4ME Earbuds with Integrated Microphone


These are the best earbuds for gaming. If you are serious about taking your gaming experience to the next level, these earbuds are definitely the way to go.

The earbuds are able to produce great bass and mid-range sounds. Most of the gaming sounds like shooting, footsteps, fall in the mid range. You hear minute details of the gaming very clearly making you to game efficiently.

Another great thing is that the mic of these earbuds are omnidirectional and sensitive to sound. This feature allows even your small voice to get heard without you disturbing the surroundings.

If you are looking to use those earbuds also for listening to music, quality is not top notch as they are designed for ultimate gaming experience. Nevertheless, music quality is great considering the price.


Razer Hammerhead Gaming Earbuds


If you are looking for extremely lightweight gaming earbuds that still that gives you the best gameplay experience, go for Razer Hammerhead.

These earbuds are designed especially for an enhanced bass experience, which means that the earbuds deliver low and mid-range sounds super accurately which is quintessential for gaming as I described earlier. The surround effect in these earbuds are great, that’s a boon for precision gaming.

These earbuds also provide passive noise isolation, which means you barely can hear external noises when you are wearing the earbuds. Due to this feature alone, the bass effect will be more.

These gaming earbuds come with 3 sizes of ear tips, to make sure that the earbuds fit perfectly into your ears.

As like that of any other gaming earbuds, these are not perfectly suited for listening to music.


SteelSeries Flux In-Ear Headset for Gaming


No wonder these earbuds come from a gaming company, they’re great for gaming.

These gaming earbuds offer excellent sound quality, when it comes to bass it’s not that hard hitting but offers a good bass response for games where there are explosions you need to hear to! Better sound staging experience, enable you to pay attention to subtle sounds and details in your gameplay.

Like that of other gaming earbuds I mentioned, these earbuds are designed for prolonged use and are made to be greatly comfortable for extended wear. If comfort is your top priority these earbuds are the way to go.

Unlike other gaming earbuds, these earbuds are also of great use for listening to music.

These earbuds come with an inline mic with volume control, enabling you to use these earbuds hassle freely for voice calls on PC and as well as mobile devices.

When it comes to noise isolation, it offers good noise isolation but still you can hear the external noise at low volumes.

These earbuds feature a dynamic driver that’s capable of producing great clarity sounds for amazing gameplay experience. The headset also features an omnidirectional mic, that comes with inline volume controls.

These earbuds are designed so that they would be good for both gaming and listening to music. If you are looking for earbuds that’s of multiple uses, this headset is the way to go.

The only downside is that unlike other gaming earbuds these lacks in producing great bass. But the bass is comfort. If you are playing games that are heavy in bass, these earbuds are ideal.

These earbuds come with 3 eartips. You can pick the one that’s suitable to your ears, to ensure maximum comfort.

These earbuds also will be a good travel companion, as they have volume buttons and single-button remote to make it a perfect companion with your iPhone, smartphones, and mp3 players.



These are some of the best earbuds for gaming. Although the majority of gamers choose over the ear headphones for gaming. Sennheiser GAME ONE is the most popular headset among gamers and it comes with boom mic. For some of them portability, mobile gaming, and in-game communication is important. Considering these aspects earbuds are the way to go.

Hope you found the gaming earbuds I reviewed in this post helpful.

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