RIG 700 PRO HS headset review

The main selling point of the RIG 700 PRO HS is that it has been designed to make the most of PlayStation hardware. It may not be a first-party bit of kit, but it might as well be – the headset boasts that it has been ‘precisely tuned for PlayStation 3D audio’, which Sony is pushing as one of the major selling points of the PlayStation 5 (alongside that luxurious DualSense controller).

The compatibility, though, comes at a price; sound staging and quality when using the headset are often sub-par – especially compared to other hardware in the same price category – and during our review, we often switched back to other headsets to see if the sound really was that bad in the unit, or if it was the game that was making missteps.

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