Best wired PS5 gaming headset Astro A40 wired gaming headset If you want a cheaper, wired option, then the Astro A40 is a great choice. It boasts a similar audio quality to the A50 while featuring a detachable microphone, lighter frame, and a wired connection--no charge required. It connects via the DualSense's 3.5mm port and supports both game audio and voice chat. If you want to use the MixAmp Pro TR that comes with some models, you'll need the Astro HDMI adapter, which released in October for $40. Both are suitable options for the PS5; it's really just a matter of whether you prefer a wired or wireless headset. … [Read more...] about Best PS5 Headset For 2021: Razer, SteelSeries, Pulse 3D, And More
Aiming guns and melee combat is done via the aforementioned motion controls - and it's important to know that this means you can't use a DualSense if you're playing on PS5 as this scheme relies on the DualShock's lightbar for tracking. It's an interesting approach but it often feels rather wonky - especially as it makes 47 wander around with one arm outstretched at all times. The below par tracking of the PSVR makes aiming down the sights of guns inaccurate and using 47's new camera gadget is especially aggravating as you have to mash the controller right up into your face in order to activate it, and in moments of high action it's not rare to find the game getting quite confused about where your hands are supposed to be. It would be nice to think that, if a future PC VR port does come out, it will include full motion control support that takes advantage of the improved tracking on PC platforms. … [Read more...] about Hitman VR – the verdict
The list is small, albeit growing. When Nvidia first announced Reflex, the company said it would be supported by "top esports peripherals from Asus, Logitech, Razer, and Steelseries." Since then, several more peripheral makers have entered the fold, including Acer, Alienware (Dell), Aopen, Corsair, and MSI. … [Read more...] about These are the gaming mice that support Nvidia’s low latency Reflex technology
Jacob Ridley: Back in the day I used to spend a lot of time chatting with clanmates across various shooters, and we'd tend to pick up and play any new game that came out. Then there were the thousands of hours running raids in Destiny with both real-life friends and people I'd only met online—oh, to go back to the days of Destiny LFG, when everyone was ripping huge bong hits during Crota's End. While I haven't been back to any clan-based games in a little while, during lockdown I've found online gaming to be a great way to stay connected to my close friends. … [Read more...] about Have you made any close friends through online gaming?
PS5 availability at AmazonWe don't know when you'll be able to buy a PS5 from Amazon again. Even Amazon doesn't know when the PS5 will next be in stock, as indicated on the console's product page. In the past, Amazon has occasionally set up new listing pages to make it tougher for bots to track. It has been one of the most inconsistent retailers for the system since it launched. It remains to be seen if that will change in 2021. … [Read more...] about PS5 Restock News: Check PS5 Inventory At Target, Best Buy, GameStop, Walmart, And More