When going for a gaming console such as an Xbox or PlayStation, you may need to accompany it with various additions besides your gaming pads and screen. You can choose whatever additions you want depending on how much you want to enjoy the game, and how deep your pocket is.
One of the additions one can have is a gaming chair. Gaming chairs come with many benefits, all of which make the gaming experience the more lively. If you aim to go for a gaming chair, you have so many options to choose from as far as their features and prices go.
The first thing that comes with most gaming chairs are sound systems. Rather than having an independent sound system, the good gaming chairs come with quality speakers that bring out the best of the gaming experience. Some even have vibrators that rhyme with the sounds and effects of the game to bring the game further to life.
The other aspect great with gaming chairs is the comfort they bring to gaming. This allows for endless hours of gaming without fatigue.
If you are interested in getting a gaming chair for your console, the following list will give you all the best options you need to pick from. They differ in a few aspects, but any of them will improve the gaming experience by far.
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For $230, one can own the impressive X Rocker 51396 chair with all its glorious features. The speakers are one of the greatest features of this chair. They provide great surround sound, as has been proven already by the users. The chair also has a subwoofer sound system with 2.1 AFM technology for the best sound. Its sound system also has both wireless and wired receivers for sound from gaming consoles. The sound comes from both sides of the chair to immerse the player in the game.
Besides the sound system, the chair is very comfortable owing to a great ergonomic approach with high quality padding all over it. It is on a pedestal that makes it comfortable while offering great angles when playing a game.
The armrests are also positioned well to provide a good rest for the arms. Those who have bought this chair are full of praises for its beautiful design, comfortable padding, and great sound quality. It is also easily adjustable to provide various sitting positions for one’s gaming experience. The balance between the price and the features is well hit with this chair. It is easy to settle upon it is owing to its qualities as stated here.
Another X Rocker with great features. The chair borrows the looks of a racing car with the colors to match. The design is also laid back with a trimmed look taking over the whole chair up to the pedestal. Users praise the two cutouts in the back of the head for greater comfort.
The other great aspect about this chair is the sound system. It is fixed with a subwoofer with speakers on both sides of the chair for the ultimate surround sound experience. You can connect your gaming console sound to it either wirelessly or with wires for the best experience.
The price of this chair is another aspect that makes it one of the best. For all its features, it costs but just $216 which is less than what other chairs in its class go for. For those looking for a quality chair, but at a budget price, few can beat this one.
The reviews from those who own this chair are all but praises. It is favored for its price, comfort and the quality of the sound. It also stands out from the other chairs owing to its design approach which has cut away all the heavy-looking features and replaced that with the needed basics alone. Go for this one if you want a good quality chair that has the looks to match.
If you loved the look of the 5125401 but want something a bit laid back, then the 5129101 will do you justice. In fact, the chair may beat the previous ones in several areas. It is also a stripped back one and offers a good clean look that many users will love to have in their gaming room.
It comes with a solid four speaker system and two subwoofers which provide great surround sound for the gamer. The sound quality has been tested and proven to be crisp, even at high volumes. This is particularly great if you are in need of loud sounds to shoot your way to victory.
As for the price, this is one of the cheapest quality chairs you can get at the moment. It costs a mere $190 but packs enough features to make it a chair for any serious gamer. That price is less than half of what you can pay for some chairs that have features you may not need for your gaming. If you need a chair that will not break your bank or not cost as much as your gaming console, this one will sort you out very well.
The overall reception of the chair is great and thus a solid recommendation on our part.
Things keep getting rosier with every variant of the X Rocker we have on our list. If the previous chairs impressed you, but you still want something more daring without getting too pricey, the 51092 from X Rocker is another great option to consider.
The sound on this chair is so much better than you would find in cheaper (and some costlier chairs) owing to the combination of great speakers and subwoofers on both sides of the chair. You also get vibrators built into the chair for the best connection to the game. They mimic the bases and other sounds in the game to give you the best experience during the gameplay. Everything becomes lifelike with this chair.
As for the design, this chair has a thing with the Spider-Man theme as seen from the red color and web-like design patterns. It has a good swivel and arms to match the rest of the chair. The swivel lifts it up, making it a great option for anyone in need of great gaming angles.
The best bit about it? It’s just $170 on Amazon.
The bright guys at X Rocker removed a pedestal from one of its chairs, increased the number of speakers and generally made it a better chair and named it the X Rocker 51259. As a matter of fact, if one does not need a pedestal for their gaming needs, the best chair to go for is this one.
It features four speakers and two subwoofers flanking the sides to provide that all important surround sound experience. The speakers are by far some of the best on the market. They combine with the vibrators to give the gamer as realistic an experience as anyone can wish for in a console game.
Let not the lack of a pedestal fool you. Most games will be comfortably enjoyed when seated on this chair. The chair boasts of a good height that will ensure your feet don’t get tired seating close to the ground. The padding is carried out all over the seat with even the arms having comfortable padding.
The price is what makes this chair a must have for those who can do without a pedestal. For just $170, you get four speakers and two subwoofers and a chair with the best comfort levels compared to any other.
This chair has it all! A low price, great sound, a pedestal and the best comfort in its class. Yes, we saved the best for last. The 5143601 is the chair you need for all your gaming console expeditions. For the most part, it has all the features other gaming chairs lack but manages to undercut them in the price department.
The speakers and subwoofers are of the 2.1 AFM technology and our time with it proved that you can play a game for hours on end and the only parts of you that may get tired will be the fingers and eyes. It also has wireless sound receivers to eliminate the clutter in any given game room.
It also packs side game controller panels that make it easy to control the game without lifting your arms off your sides. The sleek arms can also be flipped out of the way to allow for even more playing room. It is also very comfortable owing to the quality padding that will not tire you out when playing the game.
For those worried about a pedestal, it has a solid one for all your enjoyment during gameplay. The best bit about it is that it costs but $166. Good luck finding a chair with better price and features to match than this one.
What to Look for in a Gaming Chair?
There are many things to consider before hitting the buy button on a gaming chair for your console. The first one is the price. Keep in mind how much you are willing to pay for the chair of your choice. Paying more may not mean having a good chair by the way b
Consider the sound of the chair. You need speakers that are of a good quality to fully enjoy the game. A high number of speakers does not necessarily translate into better sound. Rather, more speakers may contribute to the surround sound effect, but still be of poor quality. For that reason, test out the chair for the best results.
Also, look at the comfort of the chair. Most chairs, even the cheaper versions, come with padded materials and great comfort that no one can afford to complain about.
Convenient storage is another point to consider. Most chairs do not come with the ability to fold them away. If you intend to buy a chair that will only be used at certain times, go for the foldable options. The good news is that the foldable ones are quite cheap to begin with.
With these chairs, your next gaming experience will be nothing like you’ve ever tried before. If you thought a simple console is enough, then considering what you can do with a chair with great sound that works in line with the sound.
You can complement the gaming chair of your choice with other gaming extras such as a racing wheel, a gearshift and pedals for the racing games. The wholesome experience would cost you even double or triple the price of your gaming console so be prepared to part with some good money if at all you want it all.