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Plantronics GameCom X40

Plantronics GameCom X40
alaScore 79

9 reviews

Feb, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Plantronics GameCom X40. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. People really like the comfort. The design also gets good opinions, but some have doubts about the sound.

price, design, comfort


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Plantronics GameCom X40 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Henry Butt (

Plantronics GameCom X40 Xbox 360 Headset Review


Over the past year or so, we've seen a number of PC gaming peripheral manufacturers like SteelSeries and Sharkoon adding Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 headsets to their lineups, building on the products they have in their PC ranges.  Despite not having...

Attractive Design ; Good Sound Quality ; Matte Finish ; Comfortable ; Outstanding Value

Can't be used with PC ; No 3.5mm adapter included

KitGuru says: A well rounded headset that offers great bang for buck.

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: CrimsonCadillac (

Not Compatible with HDMI


Do not waste your time with this headset. Other brands offer compatibility with HDMI. The lack of this very important feature makes this headset totally worthless. It is not compatible with anything other than an Xbox and if it can not provide sound...

Newegg Delivery and service top notch as always

As it says in the title it is not compatible with HDMI. I don't know about everyone else but I have not used a Standard analog sound and video out cable since the days of VHS. The USB plug on the headset only provides power not a connection the the...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: ZEUSsnpr (

Great Set


Could use some mustard

Ive used many of the xbox headsets, and this is one of the best. they are better that turtle beaches, they are almost identical and its way cheaper

Charging the controller there is a loud buzzing noise ; most headsets do that ; DOSE NOT MAKE ME A SANDWICH

Jan, 2011

Product Specifications


Display: No
Integrated Amplifier: No
LCD Display: No
Mute Control: No
Noise Cancellation: No
Sound System:STEREO
Switchbox from Telephone to Headset: No
Volume Control: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Connection:3.5 mm Plug

General Features

Compatibility:for 4 and more brands
Form factor:Headband Headset
Product Type:Headband Headset
Type:Headband / In Ear