Most of the electronic devices in 2018 are getting wireless including the headset in which the Bluetooth technology hits the market for decades already. However, the wired headset is not abandoned, people still prefer the wired one for some reasons. The technology company keeps developing the latest wired headphone devices as well especially for the gaming device. Mostly, gamer won’t go wireless since it makes the speed lag while playing. But if you are planning to get a new one this new year, you will face flocks of different headsets showing up on the internet without knowing what should be the best option. The products available online varies different among the various needs of the users, so it is somehow a time-consuming practice to go through each web page to another for what you need.
And here you are on the right page. In this article, you will see the top 10 wired headset reviews in 2018. We compiled this list based on the online opinions and product features reviews.
- 10. Sades SA708 GT stereo universal gaming headset
- 9. Ailihen MX-06 over-ear headphones
- 8. Logitech Stereo headset H110
- 7. Plantronics M214C headset
- 6. Sades SA290 Wired over-ear stereo gaming headphones
- 5. Sades SA901 surround stereo wired gaming headphones
- 4. Logitech ClearChat headset H390
- 3. Plantronics Audio 326 stereo headset
- 2. Panasonic KX-TCA hand-free headset
- 1. Hyper X cloud stinger gaming headset
10. Sades SA708 GT stereo universal gaming headset
- By: Sades
- Item Weight: 0.8 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 3.9 x 2.8 x 7.9 inches
Now we start the list with this exciting gaming wired headset form Sades. It comes with the durable outer materials, and the memory foam around the ear cups that is favorable for long wearing. Moreover, it features the cushion pad on the headband. The high magnetic driver provides clear gaming sound and the surround sound stereo music sound. More interestingly, it has the rotatable microphone stick that could transmit sound signal clearly. The sounds won’t disturb or crackle when you adjust the microphone.
This wired headset is compatible with many devices and operating systems ranging from PC, laptop, mobile phone, and game consoles; thank to the audio 3.5mm nickel plated plugs. And it also has the electromagnetic ring that can reduce the radiation into your body as well.
9. Ailihen MX-06 over-ear headphones
- By: AILIHEN
- Item Weight: 15.2 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 7.7 x 4.2 inches
And now, another ear-covering headphone coming with the sophisticated and stylish look. It is the product by Ailihen, a Chinese electronics company specializing in the music product. And the company claims that this MX-06 series is engineered for music and designed for style. It actually deserves that. The headphone provides you the clear stereo sound that deeply awakes your sleeping soul. Moreover, it features the soft noise-cancelling earpad and adjustable head pad giving fullest comfort for long wearing. The jack plug works perfectly with many devices such as the laptop, smart phones, game console, etc. More interestingly, you can also have a perfect HD call through this headphone, thanks to its built-in microphone system.
This headphone is available in three different colors, black golden, black gray, and white golden. Ailihen selects the outer materials that make this headphone durable for daily use.
8. Logitech Stereo headset H110
- By: Logitech
- Item Weight: 6.4 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 7.2 x 2 x 9.3 inches
If you regularly make phone calls, video calls, play games, then this headphone may be the one you are looking for. It consists of few qualities that may appeal to you. First and foremost, it is light in weight and slim in style. You can get the perfect stereo sound with attached microphone without feeling the bulky thing on your head. Interestingly, the earmuffs can cancel the noise from outside as well allowing you fully-focused on your conversation. It comes with the metal 3.5mm microphone aux-in jack that is not only durable but also compatible with quite a few devices.
However, few honest drawbacks for you on this wired headset. Firstly, it is only available in Logitech’s signature color, gray. And second, it cannot work with the Apple computer software for laptop, it works perfectly with windows. So Mac users should move on.
7. Plantronics M214C headset
- By: Plantronics
- Item Weight: 0.8 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 8.2 x 2.1 inches
For this headset with the unique design, you will wonder how it works since it only has one side earmuff. Indeed, you only use single ear. It is tailor-made for those who frequently multitask at home or at work. Sometimes, while they are at work but they also need to have a noise-free conversation through the phone as well. It works perfectly with the stereo sound and with transmitting the signal to others as well, thanks to its foldable microphones. The design also gives this wired headset light in weight as well. And if you have any problem of small or big hear, it features the adjustable headband to ensure 100% fit.
You will find it easy when taking command of this headset’s one-button controls. The one switch can increase or decrease the voice volume and mute to minimize background noise as well. This headset has the 2.5mm jack that works best with most of the devices available on the market. However, if you are owning an iPhone, you can just buy an additional 3.5mm adapter.
6. Sades SA290 Wired over-ear stereo gaming headphones
- By: Sades
- Item Weight: 9.6 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 9 x 6.8 x 3.7 inches
This ear-covering headphone is compatible with many devices such as iOS phone, android phone, laptop, and especially the consoles: Xbox & PS4. Sades gives it the unique design that knows best the gamer’s needs. The earmuffs feature the latest PU leather which is more skin-intimacy. It reduces sweat and heat that is suitable for long-time wearing. It can avoid the risk of getting your ear burned.
Comfort might be substantial for a headset, but the sound is the fundamental factor in deciding. Sades gives this headset an excellent surround sound and can transmit back the brilliant signal through its attached microphone.More interestingly, it features the EMI/RFI shielding technology that prevents the electromagnetic interference, giving you a perfect mood while playing games. The microphone is foldable and hidden when not needed. Moreover, it features the mic adjusting function allowing you to adjust the volume of the microphone as well. This wired headset is available in two colors, white/black, and blue/black.
5. Sades SA901 surround stereo wired gaming headphones
- By: Sades
- Item Weight: 12 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 7.1 x 4.1 inches
This is another gaming headphone from Sades that make this year list. It comes with the improved performance, thanks to its decoding chip. It could provide you with the 7.1 surround sound effect for PC gamer with LED light. Not only giving you the exciting performance, but it also offers you the fullest comfort with its unique reinforced padded headband. Moreover, you can adjust for the perfect fit which is great for long wearing. And for those who regularly make phone call, the attached microphone can help you transmit the perfect signal to your partner.
The headphone is compatible with most of the devices and the operating system such as windows, smart phones, and game consoles. The driver is ready to download and easy to install. Sades makes this headphone available in two colors, black/red and black/blue.
4. Logitech ClearChat headset H390
- By: Logitech
- Item Weight: 0.3 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 3.2 x 8.3 x 10.2 inches
Logitech also does good job sending two headphone already to this year’s list. Again, it looks like the previous one earlier in the list. The sleek-design headphone brings you the remarkable performance without making you feel bulky on your head. It is light in weight and easy to carry around as well. Logitech also claims that this headphone provides the greatest noise-canceling microphone. The microphone can be rotated according to your needs providing the great needs of users. It comes with a control switch that can increase or decrease the volume and mute the microphone.
Logitech makes this perfectly for the office use as it features the digital USB. It is compatible with most of the operating systems, windows and Mac OS. Interestingly, you will get the 8 feet length of cable which is enough to keep you comfort with the space. However, this headphone is available only in black color.
3. Plantronics Audio 326 stereo headset
- By: Plantronics
- Item Weight: 1.6 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 2.6 x 9.8 inches
This wired headset may give you the looks of telemarketing agent or the customer service agent, but the features might surprise you somehow. It provides you the full-range stereo sound and the noise-canceling microphone. The soft earmuffs are padded with the cushion that give you fullest comfort for long wearing. Additionally, you can take control of the headset by the in-line control switch to set the music volume or to mute the microphone. The microphone stick is adjustable and rotatable for perfect fit as well as great for traveling.
The headset works perfectly with most of the device as it has the 3.5mm connection jack. This headset is available in the chrome silver that definitely give you the impression with the first glance. It may be old-schooled to own this, but the performance does matter more than looks.
2. Panasonic KX-TCA hand-free headset
- By: Panasonic
- Item Weight: 6 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 10 x 7 x 6 inches
Panasonic, Japanese electronic company, also send its headset to this list as well. And it is the hand-free edition of headset. The head-covering headphone comes with the rotatable microphone that allow your hand free to work on other task. And as it is the single-ear option, you can wear it reversible for either ear. The earmuff is padded with soft cushion providing you fullest comfort for long wearing. The headset offers you the stereo sound transmitting clear sound signal. You will get 5 foot cord with this wired headset which is great enough for office call or even when traveling.
It works with the cordless phone that process with 2.5mm connection jack. However, if you are using a device with 3.5mm jack, you can buy a separate adapter to get it work with this headset. I believe this wired headset is a great one you can get due to its lightweight design and excellent performance.
1. Hyper X cloud stinger gaming headset
- By: HyperX
- Item Weight: 11 ounces
- Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 10.8 x 3 inches
Definitely a gaming tool that you need to look into. Hyper-X presents you the cloud stinger headset that claim itself as light in weight and heavy in sound. This wired headset provides the comfort for long wearing and with the greatest stereo sound performance. The 50mm driver are parallel to your both ear which make it easier to position sound into your ear. For adjustment, you can adjust it with the steel slider for the perfect fit. Moreover, the microphone is the noise-canceling type that can mute instantly by just swivel it up.
This Hype-X can perform in many devices and operating systems. With the 3.5mm connection jack, it works greatly with the laptop, smart phone,and especially the game consoles like XBOX, PS4, etc. This best-seller headphone is available in just one color, black. However, you can refer to its sibling, Cloud II, Cloud X, and Cloud revolver.
Wired headset buyer’s guide:
Buying headset might not be a difficult thing to do, but it is always important if you have some clues about what you want.
- Decide about how you will use the headset, whether it is for only gaming or sometime for music as well. If it is only for gaming, the bulky would be great for that.
- Decide what kind of devices you will use the headset with. Some headset only work with the computer since it connects with USB, while some work with plug jack.
- Decide how necessary the microphone is for you. If it is very important, you need to get the one that has the most resilient and best mic.