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In this era of gaming controllers, play stations and Xbox, the headphone’s market for these are seeing much more competition than ever seen before. Headphones have become an integral part of the gaming process. It has become necessary for gamers to own headphones of high quality, enhancing the gaming experience.

But buying one can be slightly more difficult than that. There are so many factors that play crucial roles in making a headphone the most compatible one for you. The headphones have to be compatible with your gaming station.

Most people these days own an Xbox one. Each brand is competing with each other, trying to make their product the best out there. The moment you search for headphones for your gaming station the number of options that pop up are mind blowing. Amidst all that confusion, we are here to tell you about some of the best headphones for Xbox one that is available now.

Read on to know about the various headphones available that could make your gaming experience even better than it already is.

  Rating Custom color options
RUNMUS Stereo Gaming Headset 4.6 3

(Black, green, red)

Mpow EG3 Pro Gaming Noise Cancelling Headset 4.2 3

(Gold, silver, pitch black)

BENGOO V-4 Gaming Headset for Xbox One


4.3 2

(Blue, red)

BENGOO G9000 Stereo Gaming Headset 4.2 5

(Red, purple, pink, orange, blue)

Combatwing Gaming Headset 4.3 1


RUNMUS Gaming Headset for Xbox One 4.6 3

(Red, blue, grey)

HyperX Cloud Stinger – Gaming Headset


4.1 1


[New Edition] Mpow EG10 Gaming Headset 4.8 2

(Black, red)

Gaming Headset with Mic for Xbox One


4.1 1


RUNMUS Gaming Headset with 7.1 Surround Sound for Xbox One 4.6 1



1. RUNMUS Stereo Gaming Headset with Surround Sound

This headphone from RUNMUS is definitely one of the best rated products under the category of best headphones for Xbox one. They come in three different colors- green, red and black (mentioned here). These headphones provide the user with a true sound effect. It has 50 mm drivers that are highly responsive for great sound quality. This helps the user to understand the direction of the sound during the game.

The padding on the headphones are self adjusting making their usage very comfortable. The ear cups are soft and are made with bionic protein cushion. The plastic material used too is extremely lightweight so it does not weigh down one’s head even during long sessions of gaming.

The headset is compatible with PS4, PS3 (an adapter might be required), PSP, PS vita, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch (audio), Windows PC, Nintendo 3DS (audio), iOS device, Mac OS, PC, and Android device. This product also has the ability of noise cancellation, filtering most sounds in the surroundings.


  • The ear muffs or ear cups will fit perfectly over your ears giving you an amazing sound experience.
  • The LED light is bright and attractive. They are present on both the sides of the headphone and turn off when one turns of the microphone.
  • The audio cable is robust and durable.


  • This headset does not have a built in microphone monitoring function.


2. Mpow EG3 Pro Gaming Headset

This headset is one of the best headsets for an awesome gaming experience. The product is available in three different colors- silver, pitch black and gold (mentioned here). The price varies according to the color of the headset you choose.

This product features 500 mm audio drivers. This provides the user with a high quality crystal clear sound for an immersive gaming experience. It is also equipped with surround sound helping you listen to every single subtle sound during the game.

This headphone is compatible with various gaming stations such as PC, PS4 and Xbox one gaming stations. To use it for older versions of Xbox one, the user might need a Microsoft adapter. The design is stylish, elegant and sleek to behold. There is a USB plug that enables the lighting feature of the headphone.

The headphone’s frame is made out of aluminum and is extremely robust and durable. The ear pads are made keeping comfort of the user in mind. The headband fits into your head size automatically. The microphone and in line audio output will provide one with amazing crisp sound quality and reduces any background noise so that you can clearly listen to the games. It also allows the user to adjust volume without disrupting the game.


  • This headphone has a rotatable and unidirectional microphone.
  • It helps the user have an immersive gaming experience.
  • The LED lights on each side of the headphones are very cool.


  • The headphones will require an adapter if your Xbox one is an older version.


3. BENGOO V-4 Gaming Headset

This headphone has extremely cool features. To begin with, these headsets have a wide application as it is compatible with a majority of the gaming stations such as Xbox One S, PlayStation 4, PC, PSP, Nintendo 3DS, iMac, Computer, Tablet, Laptop, Mobile Phone, though you might need an extra Microsoft adapter if you are using as older version of the Xbox one.

It has 40 mm audio drivers helping to provide the user with crystal clear high bass sound. The speakers’ sensitivity is enhanced in this product, making it perfect for most of the games. The microphone system of this device reduces and almost cancels external noises, reducing disturbance. It picks up even the slightest of sounds in the game due to its high sensitivity, which makes it easier for you to listen to messages from your fellow players.

The LED lights on either side definitely enhance the experience, highlighting the gaming atmosphere. The ear pads are super comfortable to wear and reduce hearing impairment. The cable of the headset is 49 inches long allowing the gamer to move within a comfortable distance and its anti winding ability makes sure the cable does not wind up even though it is long.


  • These headsets are extremely sensitive to picking up sounds during the game.
  • It has noise cancellation technology.
  • The cable will not braid or wind up due to the anti winding technology.
  • The headband of the device can be adjusted according to your wish.


  • It requires an adapter while using the older version of Xbox one controller.
  • The USB plug used for lighting up the device is a bit short according to some customer reviews.

4. BENGOO G9000 Stereo Gaming Headset

This product from BENGOO is definitely one you should own if you are a gamer. It is probably one of top headphones to have such a variety in colors alone. This headset is available in 5 different colors- red, orange, pink, purple and blue (the one mentioned here). The prices do vary for different colors.

The features of this headset are something to talk about. It is compatible with various different gaming stations like PC, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, Laptop, Tablet, PSP, iPad, Computer, New Xbox One, Mobile Phone.  Again, you will need an extra Microsoft adapter to connect it to an older version of Xbox one. The adapter is not included in this package.

The headset provides the games with a strong and crisp bass sound with the 40 mm magnetic neodymium drivers it has. The device has noise cancellation ability and the microphone in the headset is omni directional. It can pick up the sounds during the games such as a fellow gamers’ message etc due to its great sensitivity.

The microphone is conveniently long and flexible for the comfort ability of the user. Talking of comfort, the ear pads are super cozy and comfortable and are made of air permeable protein. The material used is skin friendly so that it is non toxic and does not harm the user and can be worn for long periods of gaming sessions.

The anti winding braided cable makes sure the 49 inch cable does not get muddled up. Controlling volume or muting it is also extremely easy in this product.


  • This headset’s microphone is flexible (120 degree flexible mic).
  • It is designed in such a way that comfort is the first priority.
  • It has different color choices to suit personalities of different players.
  • The set up of this device is easy.


  • The headset requires a jack splitter cable so that you can use the headphone and microphone simultaneously.

5. Combatwing Gaming Headset

This headset is definitely one of the best headphones for Xbox one. The microphone in this product delivers to the user crisp and clear sound for a high quality gaming time. It consists of 50 mm audio drivers that are sensitive and has quite a good frequency range.

The headset is so sensitive and amazing that it can even pick up the sound of footsteps of fellow gamers during gaming sessions, making it perfect for use of hardcore gamers. This device can be used with various gaming stations like Xbox One X/S (older version will require an extra Microsoft adapter), PS4, PC, Nintendo new 3DS LL, Nintendo Switch (Audio), Laptop, Tablet, and mobile devices with 3. 5mm cable.

This headset from Combatwing is lightweight making it comfortable to wear for long gaming periods. The headphone is also capable of cancelling out external noise allowing the player to concentrate and focus on the game. The company also assures the buyers of 12 month or 1 year lifespan for the product.


  • This headphone is from a company that has been in this field for over 10 years.
  • It comes with a premium cable.


  • The headset requires an adapter if your Xbox one is of an older version.


6. RUNMUS Gaming Headset

These headphones come in two amazing colors- red (mentioned here) , blue and grey. This headset has 50 mm audio drivers, making this product the best for both gaming and music. The sound quality it provides is crystal clear, enhancing the gaming experience. Gaming sessions could be long and so this product has made sure that it is designed to fit perfectly and comfortably.

The headband is retractable and the ear cups are breathable, making it one of the most comfortable headphones for playing games. It comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack that makes it compatible with various different gaming stations. This headset can be connected and used with PC, PS4 controller, Xbox One controller (older versions will require an extra headset adapter to function), Nintendo Switch (audio), and Nintendo 3DS LL/3DS (audio).

The headphone also has noise cancelling technology making way for gaming sessions without any external disturbance. And to turn off the microphone, all you need to do is flip the switch. There is a 12 month warranty provided by the company and they guarantee the quality of the product 100%.


  • The headphones have such good sound quality that you can hear your fellow gamers even before they come into the visibility range.
  • The red LED light gives a cool ambience to the game.
  • The headphones are designed to suit all kinds of people.
  • It has a durable and robust cable.


  • The headphones are a choking hazard so keep it away from children.


7.  HyperX Cloud Stinger – Gaming Headset

This headset comes in different packages that differ in price and what is there in the package or bundle. One of the packages comprises of the headset and a 7.1 surround sound while another bundle consists of a stinger wireless PC.

The package mentioned here is of just the stinger. These headsets are amazingly lightweight with rotatable ear cups which rotate for 90 degree. They consist of 50 mm audio drivers, enhancing the gaming experience. The headphones are extremely comfortable to wear with memory foam and an adjustable steel slider.

The microphone has noise cancellation technology and the user is allowed the ability of swivel to mute the microphone. This one is compatible with many different play stations, including Xbox one.  You will not regret buying this one.


  • The 50 mm audio drivers’ position sound during sessions directly into your ear so that there is audio precision that will make the experience better.
  • One can mute the microphone by just flipping it vertically against the head.


  • The product requires careful maintenance.


8. Mpow EG10 Gaming Headset [New Edition]

There is no doubt that these headphones are one of the best headphones for Xbox one. It comes in two standard colors- red and black (the one mentioned here). This headset from Mpow is able to provide the user with a clear, audible sound quality that is a necessity for any gamer. It also has the ability to give positional audio, helping the user understand the direction of the sound.

It is surprisingly lightweight which makes wearing them for long gaming sessions an extremely comfortable experience. The microphone has the ability to cancel out any external unwanted noise so that the gamer can fully focus on the game.

The flexible and bendable microphone also captures your voice with precision and clarity. The cable is 7.22 feet long and the LED light too enhances the atmosphere of the game. This headphone is extremely compatible with different gaming stations.


  • It has rotatable microphone with 120 degree rotating ability.
  • The length of the cable helps the gamer to move at a comfortable distance.
  • The headset is bendable and durable at the same time.


  • The headset might require an adapter if your Xbox one is an older version.


9.  Arkartech Gaming Headset for Xbox One

This headset boasts of various excellent features such as wide compatibility, noise cancellation, comfort etc. The headphones are extremely compatible with most appliances such as PS4, new Xbox One, PC, laptop, Nintendo Switch, PSP, tablet, and mobile phone. If you have an old Xbox one, you might need an extra Microsoft headset adapter.

The headband is suitable not only for adults but also children as it is adjustable. The LED light effect is mind blowing as there seven colors that keep changing automatically, highlighting the atmosphere. When it comes to comfort level, these headphones are extremely comfortable to wear as well as lightweight, making it easier to wear them for longer periods of time.

The microphone is flexible with 120 degree rotational capability and can be folded out of the way if not being used. The mic also boasts of amazing noise cancellation technology.


  • The headphone’s LED lights on either side have 7 colors that change automatically while you play.
  • You can plug in the USB cable for LED light into a power bank if your controller does not have a USB input.


  • The Nintendo switch only supports the audio.


10. RUNMUS Gaming Headset PS4 Headset

This headset from RUNMUS is amazing and is definitely one of the best in the market out there. From having the best audio quality to being compatible with majority of gaming stations, the features are to be talked about. They consist of 50 mm audio drivers for high quality crystal clear audible sound.

It is extremely comfortable to wear as it has ear cups made from soft leather. The RGB light will lend a whole new level of coolness to the gaming sessions. It is widely compatible with many gaming stations and can be connected to Xbox One X/S, PS4, Nintendo Switch(Audio), PC, Nintendo new 3DS LL, Mac, Laptop, mobile devices that use 3. 5mm cable, and Tablet that comes with it, though for an older version of Xbox one, you will also require an extra headset adapter.

The microphone has noise cancelling or noise isolating technology, making sure your gaming sessions will be disturbance free. There is also a 12 month warranty period for the product.


  • It has exceptionally high sound quality, enhancing the gaming experience.
  • The cable is very durable and robust.
  • The RGB lighting is very unique.


  • This product requires an extra adapter if the player owns the older version of Xbox one.


Buying headphones, especially for games needs time and patience as it requires you to go through each and every feature of the product. Do your research before you venture into the world of gaming headsets, trying to look for the best headphones for Xbox one. Choose headphones that are super comfortable and compatible with the gaming station you own.


1.     Can Headphones be used for Xbox one?

Yes, headphones can be used with Xbox one.

2.     Can Bluetooth headset be used for Xbox one?

No, Bluetooth feature is not available in Xbox one console.

3.     Is built in mic present in Xbox one?

Yes, Xbox one has built in mic.


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