In a Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile Mall
*Excludes business, corporate, and government plans. Some conditions and exclusions apply
Find a store
PlayStation 4 Pro - 4K Gaming
All the essentials to get you and baby started right
NEW! DESIGNER BAGS NOW AVAILABLE
Update your space for less
Great deals on a huge selection of stylish furniture.
Permission to hover?
Go places with the hottest new motorized technology
Bonus pages of DEALS you won't find in print!
All today’s DEALS, right here
Hot clearout DEALS are going fast
DEALS delivered to your inbox - never miss out
We take care of the tech you rely on everyday.
Expert Setup & Support 24/7/365.
(366 in leap years)
Whether you're an avid gamer or social butterfly who loves video chatting with friends, microphones and headsets offer a wealth of benefits to computer users. Not sure what to look for when shopping for headsets and microphones? Here are the answers to the most common questions you may have.
Standalone computer microphones ensure crystal-clear conversation when video chatting with friends and family around the world. Dynamic or condenser mics record professional-quality audio, making them ideal for podcasters, musicians, and video creators. Computer headsets are similar to headphones, but feature a built-in microphone so can gab over the Internet with both hands free. Gaming headsets allow you to trash talk enemies or strategize with teammates, while producing rich, realistic sound to help bring virtual worlds to life.
Consider microphones with a USB connector if you want simple plug-and-play functionality. These models plug into any computer with a USB port so you can get video chatting in no time. If you plan on recording in a loud room, noise-cancelling microphones eliminate background noise to ensure you get crisp, clear sound regardless of what type of environment you're in. Adjustable microphone stands also help produce excellent audio by letting you position the mic in relation to the sound source.
If you want to free yourself from tangled cables, opt for wireless headsets. Equipped with a USB transmitter, these types of headsets deliver lag-free sound bursting with detail by transmitting and receiving uncompressed wireless audio to and from your PC or Mac. Serious gamers who crave an immersive gameplay experience should invest in gaming headsets with 5.1 or 7.1 virtual surround sound support. Comfort is also paramount if you plan on having long listening sessions. Headsets with padded cushions or supple leather ear cups provide all-day comfort, while adjustable headbands let you configure the perfect fit.
How to get the best PC gaming experience: Choosing headphones and speakersPC upgrade gifts for the PC gamers on your list
More to Explore
The Tech you expect in a style you want from Fossil, Michael Kors, and more
Playstation 4 Pro - 4K Gaming
Carry your tech in style with our great selection of handbags from top brands
Graco baby gear now availableShop nursery furniture, strollers, car seats and more