Xbox One Stereo Headset Review & Mic test
The Xbox One Stereo Headset is the first headset on the Xbox One that supports Stereo Sound, retailing for $79.99 from Microsoft. This plain black colored headset, comes with a pull down mic and connects to your Xbox One through the controller with proprietary Xbox One Stereo Headset adapter. this connects to the bottom of your Xbox One wireless controller for simple attachment and features a 3.5mm jack to accommodate your wired headset.Utilize your existing Xbox 360 wired headset with your Xbox One wireless controller thanks to the included 2.5mm-to-3.5mm adapter.
The stereo Headset first of is comfortable to wear for long gaming sessions and easy to use, audio quality is solid with good stereo sound that is filling and keeps you engaged. Where the headset shines is the audio quality of the mic. During our mic test which you can see in the video review below. The Mic quality is clear and crisp, it’s not muffled and dare I say Microsoft crafted a solid gaming headset that is great for listening to in-game audio and also has a solid mic for chatting with friend. the headset can be used to listen to music on your smartphone, though the mic doesn’t work from voice calls. Overall at 479.99 the Xbox One Stereo headset is a solid starter headset for any Xbox One gamer looking for his/her first gaming headset.
- Pull down mic
- Good mic sound
- Comfortable to wear
- Works with smartphones
- Affordable price