The Best New Gaming Headsets of 2021

My favorite releases ranked by price

In spite of all the development challenges and supply shortages brought on by the pandemic, it was still a surprising year for gaming headsets. New technologies appeared. Old favorites got upgrades. And some companies started taking their environmental impact much more seriously.

Here are my favorite headsets released this year that I’ve tested, ranked from least to most expensive. This isn’t a traditional internet numbered list because I think these all do great things and I’d…