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The Best Gaming Headset Is On Sale For A Huge Discount

The SteelSeries Arctis Nova 7 is on sale for just $130, making it a great time to upgrade your audio.


The SteelSeries Arctis Nova 7 is the best gaming headset of 2023 when you weigh price and performance, and right now, you can grab it for the lowest price we've seen. Typically listed for $180, Amazon is currently discounting the premium headset to just $130. It's not the only stellar high-end SteelSeries headset on sale right now. You can also get the Arctis Nova Pro Wired for $200, if you're an Amazon Prime member.

One of the coolest parts of the Nova 7 is its retractable microphone, which allows you to stow it away during single-player games (instead of tossing it in a drawer and losing track of it). The plush earcups are also incredibly comfortable, allowing you to enjoy prolonged gaming sessions without any fuss.

Other notable features include 360-degree Spatial Audio, pro-grade parametric EQ for crisp sounds, and multiple points of adjustment to ensure a proper fit. And to go along with the 38-hours of battery life mentioned above, you’ll be glad to hear that just 15 minutes of charging will get you six hours of playtime--which is great news if you forget to plug it in overnight.

The Arctis Nova 7P is also on sale, and it features a vibrant color scheme that complements the PS5 console. It’s a bit more expensive at $154--and since it also works on PS5 and PC, there’s not much of a reason to spend the extra cash. The only functional difference is the 7P has a sidetone adjustment dial, whereas the Nova 7 has a chatmix dial. When using the Nova 7 on PS5, the chatmix dial will be inoperable, because third-party headsets can't adjust chatmix on PS5.

If you're looking for a more budget-friendly headset but like the design of the Arctis Nova, check out the Arctis Nova 1X, which is on sale for only $49 at Amazon. Meanwhile, the Arctis Nova 3 is discounted to $70 (down from $100).

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