24 Feb 2021

Best PS5 Headset 2021: What are the best gaming headsets for PS5?

The PS5 brings with it some seriously impressive enhancements with graphics, but if you want to get the most out next-gen audio, then you'll need to bag yourself the best headset.

The Pulse 3D is the obvious contender, but there are (and most likely will be) a load of options that will deliver a brilliant audio experience too.

But where to start? Well, luckily you're in the right place, as we've hand-picked our top headsets for PS5 so far.

And before you dive in, if you're after a great deal on a quality headset, the Razer Kraken Tournament Edition is currently reduced, as is this super popular and budget-friendly Mpow Gaming headset! Of course, you can check out our top gaming headset deals for February right here! 

If you're still on the hunt for a PS5, make sure you're following us @GfinityDealsUK or @GfinityDealsUSA as we're dedicated to keeping you in the loop with all the stock updates and deals!

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Best PS5 Headsets

Best PS5 Headset Mid-Range: Razer BlackShark V2 

Best PS5 Headset Mid-Range

RAZE-THE-STAKES: Take your gaming to the next level!

The Razer BlackShark V2 is a good choice for PS5 for a number of reasons.

It boasts large titanium 50mm drivers which can deliver on highs, mids, and lows, which means you'll be getting a seriously immersive experience when playing a wide variety of games.

Of course, Razer delivers when it comes to comfort too with the familiar cooling gel-infused ear cushions there to keep you from getting too hot, even on the longest gaming stints.

It also features a detachable hyper clear mic, so you can keep up comms with teammates effectively. 

Click here to buy: Razer BlackShark V2 on Amazon

Best PS5 Headset Deal: Mpow Air SE Gaming Headset (Was: £99.99, Now: £42.99)

Best PS5 headset Deal

AMAZING DEAL: Grab this one while you can!

You can now save a ton on this awesome Mpow Headset.

50mm driver delivers quality stereo sound and a crystal clear, noise-cancelling mic gives you what you need to communicate effectively with your teammates online.

It's a great looking headset too and super versatile for a ton of platforms.

For this kind of price, you really can't go wrong!

Click here to buy: Mpow Air SE Gaming Headset on Amazon NOW £42.99

Best PS5 Headset for Powerful Audio: Turtle Beach Recon 200 White Amplified Gaming Headset (£39.99)

Best PS5 Headset

EXTRA POWER! Brace yourself!

If you're looking for some serious stopping power, then it makes sense to go for a headset specifically designed for the job.

The Turtle Beach Recon 200 has Powerful Amplified Audio, essentially rechargeable battery-powered amplification, which is perfect for adding even more immersion to your gaming experience.

You'll have to charge this headset to use it, but the good news is that it has a whopping 12 hours playtime!

Click here to buy: Turtle Beach Recon 200 White Amplified Gaming Headset on Amazon (£39.99)

Best PS5 Headset Under 50: HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset (Was: £49.99, Now: £44.99)

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AFFORDABLE: At under £50 it's a steal!

This HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset is great value at under £50.

Standout features include its lightweight design and 90 Degree rotating ear cups. Substantially sized 50mm directional drivers also feature, making it an excellent addition to multiplayer gaming.

HyperX signature memory foam, intuitive volume control, and a swivel to mute microphone function make this headset super easy to control on the fly!

Click here to buy: HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset (£44.99) on Amazon 

Best PS5 Headset Premium - SteelSeries Arctis 7, Wireless Gaming Headset - (£136.47)

Best PS5 Headset

PRACTICALLY 'STEEL'ING: This is an incredible offer not to be missed1

This SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless Gaming Headset is a fantastic choice for PS5.

Get the ultimate freedom with wireless gaming, combined with the SteelSeries standard for rich detailed sound and brilliant bass.

Well made, durable, and might-fine looking too!

Click here to buy: SteelSeries Arctis 7, Wireless Gaming Headset (£136.47) on Amazon

Best PS5 Headset Wireless - Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset (£292.96)

Uber-powerful: The Astro A50 is £92 off for Black Friday

There is no other word for it, the Astro A50 headset is a beast. 

This slick headset boasts immersive gameplay every time thanks to the power of Dolby audio and Astro’s own Audio V2 tech, plus it offers a 15-hour battery life and includes a charging station so your headset will always be primed for play.

A must-have for wireless fans. 

Click here to buy:Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset on Amazon (£292.96)

Best Official PS5 Headset - Pulse 3D Headset for PS5 

Best PS5 Headset

ON THE PULSE: Our top pick so far

Let's get the most obvious choice out of the way early, the official headset for PS5, the Pulse 3D. As with a lot of stock for PS5 accessories, these also were fairly challenging to get a hold of, so do remember to keep up the search or follow @GfinityDealsUK for stock updates, or check in our official PS5 Accessories guide right here.

This headset is designed to take advantage of the new audio enhancements to the PS5. It offers rich stereo and surround sound, but also has 3D Tempest AudioTech support. 

There are loads of other options to go for, however for right now, this would be a great call for most PS5 owners.

Click here to buy: Pulse 3D Headset for PS5 on Amazon

Best PS5 Headset Under 50 - Mpow Gaming Headset (Was: £28.99, Now: £23.79)

Best PS5 Headset

POW! An affordable knockout of a headset

Not everyone is looking to spend a ton on a headset, especially when there are some amazing pieces of gear under £50 /$50. 

This Mpow Gaming Headset seems to be a popular choice for those wanting to jump straight in and get playing and still delivers on quality sound.

And when it comes to design, its durable build and LED lights to give it a much more luxurious feel than what you would expect at such an affordable price. to 

Pair this headset with this affordable headset stand so it can take pride and place in your room!

Click here to buy: Mpow Gaming Headset (£23.79) on Amazon

Click here to buy: Headphone Stand Headset Holder with Aluminum Supporting (£8.99) on Amazon

Best PS5 Headset for Comfort - Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Gen 2 Wireless

Best PS5 Headset for Comfort

GET COMFORTABLE: You're going to be using these for a long time!

Sound isn't the only factor on the agenda, however, we should say that the Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Gen 2 is up there with the best. The 50mm nano clear speakers that produce some crystal clear sound that's for sure.

But where this headset really stands out is its cooling gel-infused, memory foam ear cushions, which are perfect for those 'just one more game' situations, of which we imagine there will be many!

Amazing design, quality sound, and all-in-all a great choice for PS5. The official Turtle Beach Stealth headset stand is a must-have too if you want something to hold this beauty!

Click here to buy: Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Gen 2 Wireless (£129.99 / $149.99) on Amazon

Click here to buy: Turtle Beach HS2 Headset Stand (£24.99) on Amazon

Best PS5 Headset Under 100 - Razer Kraken Tournament Edition - (Was £99.99, Now £77.03)

Razer Kraken Headset

KRAKEN DEAL: Bag this one while you can!

The Razer Kraken Tournament Edition is an awesome choice for PS5, especially if you're looking to spend under £100. 

This particular headset is built with competitive play in mind, meaning that it can actually lend you a slight advantage when playing games that require highly focussed hearing to survive.

Use your hearing to its full effect with this amazing headset, and enjoy a crystal clear mic for team talk also!

Click here to buy: Razer Kraken Tournament Edition (£77.03) on Amazon

Best PS5 Headset Mid-Range - Sennheiser GSP 300 Closed Acoustic Gaming Headset (Was: £89.99, Now: £85.00)

PS5 compatible headset

ALL ABOUT AUDIO: This headset has amazing detailed sound

This mid-range headset ticks a fair few boxes when it comes to using it for PS5 and is a good choice if audio quality is high up on your list. 

The Sennheiser GSP 300 Closed Acoustic Gaming Headset has a 'down to business' design which could hit the right notes with the more serious gamers out there, or perhaps those who'd prefer to stay clear of the RGB train.

Detailed audio and amazing accuracy (when it comes to direction) are perfect for adding immersion into your gaming experience. They also boast an impressive mic too.

Click here to buy: Sennheiser GSP 300 Closed Acoustic Gaming Headset (£85.00) on Amazon

So there are our best headsets for PS5 right now, but as mentioned, the best is certainly yet to come and we're looking forward to updating our list with all the latest as they come out! Be sure to check back in with us.

And if you're still after the console itself, keep an eye on retailers like Amazon or GAME which may have stock in the coming weeks.