Console Accessories

Buying Guide - Games Console Accessories

Total immersion

With such detailed and graphically beautiful games continually designed for the Xbox 360 and the Playstation 3, it makes sense to take steps to immerse yourself fully in the gaming experience. There's no better way to get stuck in to gaming series like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and the long-running FIFA games than to get a head-set and microphone. Whether it's the sounds of shells and grenades exploding all around you, or crowd chants at Old Trafford, Anfield, or Stamford Bridge, there's nothing that sucks you into the game like wearing headphones. You'll be able to get special headphones which block out external noises, meaning you can play without distraction, and give 100% of your focus, becoming a better gamer.

Head-sets are also great for team games. You can use the microphone and head-set to communicate effectively with your teammates, no matter the game you're playing, or whether it's on Xbox 360 or Playstation 3. Some advanced head-sets even link into the game, displaying their battery level, connection status and more on the screen, at your command. Different head-sets for the Xbox 360 and the Playstation 3 have different connection options; some are connected via USB and Infrared, while others use Bluetooth.

Another way of fully immersing yourself into the gaming world of rac