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Sharkoon X-Tatic SX

Sharkoon X-Tatic SX
alaScore 78

18 reviews

Dec, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews of Sharkoon X-Tatic SX. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Headsets for all reviews. Opinions about the durability and design are overall positive. The microphone and price also get good feedback. Reviews are divided on the comfort. Some have doubts about the sound.

price, microphone, design, durability

sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headsets the Sharkoon X-Tatic SX is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 18 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sharkoon X-Tatic SX

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sharkoon X-Tatic SX from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headsets on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sharkoon X-Tatic SX Headset

Expert review by:

Sharkoon X-Tatic SX review

 

An Xbox 360 headset that can be used with PC games as well

Nice design ; Can be used with Xbox 360 and PC

Poor sound quality ; Needs spare USB port

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Sharkoon X-Tatic SX review

 

The X-Tatic SX is a gaming headset that works with both PCs and the Xbox 360. To connect it to a PC you'll need to plug it into your speaker output and microphone jacks, as well as a spare USB port, which the headphones use for extra amplification.

The bass works well in action games, but we'd prefer a headset for both games and music

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Sharkoon X-Tatic SX Stereo Headset Review

 

Excellent build quality, Comfortable to wear for long periods, Clear and crisp voice pickup from the microphone, Long cables, Well known manufacturer, Inline USB powered amplifier

No 5.1 Surround output, A quiet static hiss can be heard when no sound is playing, Bass notes could be a little more defined

Final Thoughts [COLOR=black]The X-Tatic SX headphones on a whole are extremely comfortable to wear for long periods of time which is a stong advantage against its contenders, the padded head band doesn’t give the user any pressure on the top of the...

WORTH BUYING

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Sharkoon X-Tatic SX and SP Xbox 360 and PS3 Headsets Review

 

Sharkoon may not be a brand that you immediately associate with gaming headsets; they are better known for their golf ball style fans.  But they have been producing headsets for a while now and c...

Attractive Deisgn ; Low Price ; Removable Microphone ; PS3, PC and Xbox 360 Support (SP)

Sound quality isn't great ; Comfort could be better ; So many Cables

KitGuru says: We think the X-Tatic SP is a good buy but the SX is bettered by the SteelSeries 4XB.

BRONZE

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Sharkoon X-Tatic SX & X-Tatic SP Review

 

Sharkoon has released two new headsets, primarily designed for Xbox 360 and PS3 gamers. We take a look at how they perform.

Great quality construction ; Attractive design ; Good range of connectivity options ; Comfortable ; In line analogue volume and microphone control ; Microphone performance is fantastic

USB interference ; Overall average sonic performance ; (SP only) Price

These two headsets are identical in performance, comfort and quality, and only differ in the features they offer and price. At just shy of £40, the X-Tatic SX represents good value for money. You get a well-constructed, good looking, solid performing...

Consumer review by:

great buy for me I love this

 

I Love this product well built unit, very sturdy, I have hearing aids and it has been a good experience for better sounds I never heard.

Easy To Use","Fast Setup","Improved Game Play

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You get what you pay for

 

I really liked these heasets, but they only lasted me like 2 months after the mic randomly stopped working. I had to get a new pair through Sharkoon (Awesome Customer Service btw), and then the new pairs broke after a friend accidentally sat on them. I...

Good mic quality ; Comfortable ; Price

Sensitive ; Not durable

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Awesome For Money

 

Absolutely a fantastic headsets and for the money they are unbeatable!

This is my first headset so I can not compare to any other brand. Set up was very simple. Sound quality is great with some very surprising bass. Comfortable fit with plenty of padding

Has a hiss type sound when no sound coming through the speakers. Although this is common from a usb powered device and isnt a problem for me cause you can't hear it while listening. Also while charge and play is connected to the xbox controller there...

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Fantastic Product

 

If you are debating between these and the Turtle Beach X11's, I would go with these hands down after owning a pair of X11's then trying these.

Sound quality is above average for a headset this cheap. It looks great (especially when paired with a white xbox) and it is extremely sturdy feeling. Doesn't have cheap feeling wires or microphone

The only thing I didn't like about this was the mice seems a little short and sits more toward the side of my mouth

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Great value!

 

I bought these after my Tritton AX180 headset broke in the mail after being shipped from my relative's house, after only 2 months of owning it. They have the same sound quality, but are much cheaper, and from what seems to be a much more reputable...

Great price ; Good sound quality ; Lightweight ; Very sleek design ; Easy to set up ; Good mic sound quality ; Feel sturdy, hopefully will last longer than my 2-month Tritton AX180s

Analog (may be a problem for some, but I use composite cable on my Xbox 360.) ; Not surround sound (I, again, don't care much for this) ; Sound is a bit flat in the mids, not for audiophiles

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Product Specifications

Configuration

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

Connectivity

Bluetooth: No
Connection:3.5 mm Plug
USB: No

General Features

Compatibility:Not Applicable
Form factor:Headband Headset
Product Type:Headband Headset
Type:Headband
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