While most users tend to prefer a reliable headset for PC gaming (see our ), nothing beats a trusty set of speakers when you’re in the mood for room filling sound and ground shaking bass. Not to mention even the best headsets can become uncomfortable over extended gaming sessions.
Some would argue a headset is required for PC gaming, especially when it comes to first person shooters where accurately identifying the direction of a sound can mean life or death. But in-game communication requirements aside, a good set of speakers can actually be more than sufficient.
Over the past year we’ve seen plenty of new speakers marketed towards PC gamers. Unlike mice and keyboards that are engineered for competitive use, we’ve found that „gaming“ speakers don’t really offer much more than flashy lights and tacky aesthetics.
We’ve already tested dozens of speakers and continue our quest to find the best speakers for PC gaming. Our recommendations still stand strong.