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Pricey Astro Gaming Headsets Get Big Discounts For Black Friday

The Astro A50, Astro A40, and a handful of other premium headsets are discounted at Amazon.


Plenty of headsets are on sale for Black Friday, but if you're looking for something premium, check out the Astro Gaming A50 Wireless Headset--which is seeing a great $50 price cut and is listed for $250 (down from $300). You'll also find a few different versions of the Astro A40 up for grabs, which are even cheaper than the A50 yet still offer great sound quality.

Best Astro headset deals

The Astro A50 is the most premium member of the Astro family on sale for Black Friday, and it's an easy recommendation at its discounted price . Featuring a sleek black design, a flip-to-mute microphone, and sound that's been tuned with Astro Audio V2, the headset offers top-of-the-line audio without skimping on secondary features. You'll get a few additional benefits when using it on PC, as it includes USB sound card support and is compatible with the Astro Command Center Software for further optimization.

Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset
Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset

Both the Xbox and PS5 versions are on sale--so make sure you grab the one that works with your console.

If you're shopping for something more affordable, the A40 lineup is a great option. The Astro A40 TR Wired Headset + Mixer Pro (Xbox) is on sale for $150 (down from $230) for Black Friday, and since it's also tuned with Astro Audio V2 and comes with a built-in mixer, give it a closer look if you want to keep your spending under $200.

Plenty of other great Astro headsets are on sale, including the Astro A30 Mandalorian Edition for a whopping $100 off.

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