If you need a cheap gaming headset, in this guide, we’ve rated and reviewed six of the best gaming headsets under $50 for 2019.
While ~$50 won’t land you the best gaming headset on the market, you can at least find a set of gaming headphones for under $50 that will hold you over until you can afford a more high-end option. And, while you might be better off looking at gaming headsets under $100 ($50-$100 price range), if you just can’t quite afford to spend more than $50, there should be a solid entry-level headset in this guide that will work for you.
So, if you’re in the market for a cheap gaming headset, keep reading as one of the options listed below should suit your needs and budget.
For a quick look at our top three selections for the best gaming headset under $50, check out our table below. We’ve made our selections for the best headset under $50 overall, our runner-up pick, and our pick for the best gaming headset under $30 as well.
HyperX Cloud Stinger
Kotion Each G1000
*To read the full overview of each of the headsets listed in the table above, click on “Read Review »” to skip to our rundown on that headset. You can also keep scrolling to see our three honorable mention picks.
Which Sub-$50 Gaming Headset is Right for You?
If you’re just looking for a cheap gaming headset that will deliver you a decent in-game listenting experience as well as give you an acceptable microphone that you can use to communicate with your teammates, then one of the otpions above should work for you. Again, though, just note that none of these options will offer a high-end listening experience and so you shouldn’t expect these headsets to blow you away. If you want to check out higher-end gaming headsets, take a look at out Gaming Headset Buyer’s Guide.