In the world of technology, gaming is one of the best virtual experience one can ever get. But for gaming, you need good accessories to get good results. Many of us might not have proper accessories. Do accessories make that much of impact on your gaming? The answer is YES!
In this article, I’m covering some of the best high-end accessories. There will be an article on High, Mid and Low-end accessories so stay tuned.
There are two types mice for a gamer Optical gaming mouse and others. If you are a hardcore Call of Duty player or Counter Striker player then you must need an optical gaming mouse. There are lots of gaming mice available in the market but optical mice are the best in the business. Razer Deathadder Elite is the beast which is #1 in the market right now. It has mechanical mouse switches. The Ergonomics of this mouse are perfect.
- 16,000 DPI Optical Sensor.
- Razer Mechanical Mouse Switches.
- Rubber Side Grips.
- 7 Programmable buttons.
- Razer Chroma Lighting with 16.8 million customizable colors.
- 1000Hz Ultrapolling.
- Gold plated USB Connector.
- Approximate Weight: 105g/0.23lbs
It comes with a software which is used to control RGB lighting and DPI settings. As these features are ultimate, cost of this mouse is $70 for rest of the world and for the United States, it’s available for $49 but In India it is available for Rs.5,400 approximately. Razer Deathadder Elite is the winner of 25 awards. This mouse is one the lightest gaming mouse. It is lighter than Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum and has 400 more DPI over it.
If you want an ultimate keyboard for gaming, always go with a mechanical keyboard. These keyboards are costly. But they slay others since they have arrived because of quick response and that damn satisfying sound of keys.
There are also other things gamer think that is more important is RGB lighting. Games like Grand theft auto, FIFA, NBA need more of the keyboard than the mouse. Lots of mechanical keyboards are available in the market like Corsair K95, Razer BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma, SteelSeries Apex M500 but out of all these Logitech G910 Orion Spectrum claims the throne. If you are thinking why is this the best keyboard? Because of software provided by Logitech is much better than other products software.
- Key Actuation point 25% shorter, faster and more responsive than other mechanical switches
- RGB lighting with 16.8 million customizable colors.
- Integrated ARX Control.
- Dedicated media controls (play, pause, mute, and adjust).
- 9 customizable G-keys.
- Height: 210mm
- Width: 505mm
- Depth: 34.3mm
- Cable: 1.8m
- Weight: 1.5kg
This keyboard comes with USB 2.0 connectivity. You can also give a separate color to each key with Logitech’s Software. This keyboard is available at 199 euros that is around $240, In India it costs around Rs.12,600 and comes with around 6ft. wire. With 1ms response rate it becomes the best product available in the market.
To perform well in games like CS:GO, Call of Duty you need better headphones to hear the footsteps of your enemy and also to see which guns opponent team have equipped. Small details in audio can improve your gameplay for this you need better headphones. Steelseries Arctis 7 is the best overall gaming headset available in the market right now with S1 Speaker Drivers and 7.1 surround sound. These drivers are engineered to deliver detailed, balanced soundscape with ultra-low distortion. It has ClearCast microphone with awesome voice clarity and background noise cancellation with AirWeave ear cushions to keep you dry and comfy for hours of gaming. With On-Ear audio controls and longer battery life of almost 15 hours, these headphones got more reasons to buy them.
- 40mm Neodymium Drivers.
- 12m Effective Range.
- 20-20,000Hz Frequency Response.
- 98db Sensitivity.
- 32 Ohm Impedance.
- <3% Total Harmonic Distortion.
- 2m Cable Length
- 100Hz-6500Hz Frequency Response
- -48db Pattern
- 2200Ohm Impedance
- Noise Cancelation
These headphones are available at $150, In India it costs around Rs.12,400. These are available in two colors white and black. You can also add a skin for a better look. With Steelseries software these headphones perform phenomenally well in these categories. If your budget is high then you should go for it.
Although because of wireless connectivity they are more reliable to use and you will get 3.5mm cable for your smartphones.
Controllers are the heart of gaming. Those gamers who don’t prefer keyboard and mouse they have their command on controllers. Many users play FIFA, NBA, WWE, etc. games on controllers because on a keyboard it is complex to use all the tricks in the game. If you are playing WWE 2k17 on Keyboard then it is impossible to manage all the keys either you get confused between controls or you’ll press the wrong key again and again. Sony, Logitech, Steelseries are some of the controller manufacturers in the market but Microsoft wins this race as their Xbox One Controller is all time favorites in the market. It includes 9 inch cable for PC and wireless connectivity to Xbox One. The ergonomic design of this controller makes it one of the best controllers in the market right now.
- Storage 150 MB
- Pentium 300MHz or Higher
- Ram 128 MB
- Powered USB Ports
The redesigned D-pad provides the greater precision and is more responsive. This controller is compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows 7. This controller is available at $60 on the official site but on amazon you’ll get it around $50, In India it costs around Rs.4,400.
This is my first article so feel free to tell us how you felt about this articles and if any improvements required please let us know. In the next article I’m going to cover all the mid range accessories so stay tuned. Comment below to and tell us what mouse, keyboards, headphones and controllers you use.