Although we’re only halfway done, we thought it would be a great idea to look at the current accessories available to the hardcore gamer, and take stock of where we are halfway through the year. The year 2016 has seen the introduction of interesting and fun inducing gaming accessories that will excite both gaming enthusiast as well as those who are just starting to explore the magnificent world of computer games. Gone are the days when you had to contend with the lack of cool accessories or had to do with very few and less intuitive accessories that made gaming rather boring than enjoyable. You now have a whole lot of accessories that you can rely on anytime to enhance your gaming experience and add more fun to it. Here is some of the best video game accessories that you shouldn’t let pass you by during this year-:
G910 Orion Spark Keyboard
Logitech brings you what has been dubbed as the fastest mechanical gaming keyboard on the planet. If you are wondering what am talking about, then am referring to Logitech’s G910 Orion Sparkkeyboard which comes with numerous features aimed and revolutionizing video gaming experience. Some of these exclusive features include nine programmable buttons with 27 custom commands, customizable multicolored keyboard illumination for elegant looks even in the dark, Romer-G mechanical switches to enhance response and durability and Arx Control applications to make it possible to get in-game information displayed on a tablet or a Smartphone. It will also come as a surprise to you that despite all these great features, the keyboard still has dedicated media controls that makes playing audio or video a breeze. Grab this keyboard if are tired of your ordinary keyboards that were never designed with the gaming enthusiast that you are in mind. Check out Logitech’s Orion Spark page for more details.
Grip 500 Laser Gaming Mouse
The Grip 500 Laser Gaming mouse is a masterpiece from Turtle Beach. Though the company is a renowned manufacturer of headphones and other video gaming accessories, the invention and creativity that went into the creation of this particular gaming mouse is simply amazing. The mouse is ergonomically engineered for ease of handling with seven programmable buttons as well as a middle wheel that gives a whole lot of control for your gaming experience. It will excite you to note that this illuminated mouse has a premium laser sensor capable of yielding instant response as well as precise tracking with a sensitivity factor of 8200 dots-per-inch. If you are an enthusiast of strategy games and first person shooter games, then this is the mouse you want to be using from now henceforth. Official specs can be found here.
Kingston HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset
If gaming sounds have always been a bother to you due to some crappy headsets, then now you can have peace and enjoy every bit of your game with the Kingston HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset. These headsets have been built with every feature to help you enjoy your video gaming experience. The fact that the headsets are soft and lightweight and the leatherette form ear cups make them very comfortable even for long hours of use. The headsets have detachable microphones and they also come with braided cables that are tangle free. On the performance, the headsets can simply be described as “sound beasts.” They are fitted with 53mm HI-FI capable drivers and they also have passive noise cancellation capabilities to block out any unwanted external noise. On compatibility, they can be used with all Mac and Windows, Xbox One and PS4. Official HperX Cloud specifications can be read at Kingston’s product page.
The D-Link Wireless Tri-Band Gigabit Router
Your problems with internet speeds when enjoying your favorite video games go up in smokes with the D-Link Wireless Tri-Band Gigabit Router. This sweetly designed router resembles a giant spider lying on its back and it offers reliable and superfast internet speeds of up to 3200mbps. In addition to this, it has powerful amplifiers together with six high gain antennas that use “SmartBeam” technology to offer a wide coverage as well as targeted bandwidths to the various internet accessing devices in your home. But since many video game enthusiasts love wired connection, the router has four LAN ports and one WAN port at the back to allow for the wired connections. Need more info? Check out the manufacturer specifications.
Samsung’s SE790C Ultra Wide Monitor
It is no longer an option to use the regular computer monitors for the ultimate video gaming experience. View is everything and you can only get that if you have a good monitor and here comes theSamsung’s SE790C Ultra Wide Monitor. This monitor gives you a view to kill! It features two view trends: Ultra wide screen and curved aspect ratios. The aspect ratio is actually in the tune of 21:9 and with this, all you field of vision will be filled making it ideal for enjoying high definition games and videos. You will also enjoy the resolution of the monitor which stands at 2560 x 1080 with a response time of just four milliseconds. To enhance you gaming sounds, the Samsung’s SE790C Ultra Wide Monitor comes with a 7-watt speaker system for producing strong and quality sounds.
Xbox One Controller
For those who feel that a mouse and keyboard are never sufficient enough as game controls, then you now have the new Xbox One Controllerfor Windows. This is a cross platform games controller that you can use both in your pc as well as the Xbox One Video game console. The controller has familiar features like the raised buttons, shoulder trigger buttons and analogue sticks. It will interest you to learn that this new controller enhances you experience with window games with additional cool features such as wireless capabilities if you so desire to use them. If you are a control freak, then you should make this cool gadget your best friend.