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Turtle Beach EAR Force XL1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 67 reviews of Turtle Beach EAR Force XL1. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Headsets for all reviews. People really like the comfort and microphone. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some critical views about the portability.

sound, usability, price, microphone, comfort


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headsets the Turtle Beach EAR Force XL1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 67 reviews)

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Consumer review by: Patrickus (

Just "Add to Cart"!


These hang with the best! My brothers own the Tritton ax180 & TurtleBeach x41 and both of them were blown away by the quality & the price of my XL1s. I do not game as much as them therefore I felt it was a waste of money to dish out the extra $100, I'm...

Value for Money, Features, Battery Life, Quiet, Easy to Use, Design, Performance

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: yetibreed (

great product


the sound is great.fits nice over the ears.hook up was very easy.

Consumer review by: reaganator (

good headset


Ordered this as a gift for my brother. So far has worked perfect and he loves it while playing games on the XBox360.


Consumer review by: Brennan (



This headset is a great product. The sound is great you can adjust the game volume and chat volume. It is wired so you do have the cables running to the headset but it is pretty long and easy to install. Would recomment to anyone as a wired headset.

Consumer review by: meanmon13 (

Decent Quality XBOX 360 Only


Bought this headset and when I received it I discovered that it only works on the XBOX 360. You cannot get it to work on the computer without buying extra cables to convert the AV signal to a standard PC I/O jack. Plus you have to use a 3rd party...

Consumer review by: Leluzilea (



Sorry because I didn't now that these are for Xbox can you pls send it to me for ps3 thanks very much

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Lalau70 (

x1 no hdmi?


Ok heres my opinion and review Plastic and Leaky these headphone are ok They don't hurt your ears after hours of play but if you in a room with other person they leak like no mans business. I have Hdmi on all my connector and these don't have the...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: binley (

very good


I bought these for my son as he wanted a surround sound headset for when black ops 2 come. He says he is very happy with the headset and they offer the quality of an expensive headset. The headset allows you to hear enemies in games such as call of...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Placeholder112 (

Best in price range by far!


After having had many headsets over the years, this is by a long way the best i've had so far. The sound quality is awesome and with both game and mic chat coming through its great for multiplayer games. I've had trouble with other headsets not being...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: girelle (

Good for £25


This headset was very good for about 4 months then the headphones broke and then a month later the microphone broke but all in all the quality of this headset for 25 pound is good,

Aug, 2012

Product Specifications


Display: No
Integrated Amplifier:No / Yes
LCD Display: No
Microphone Boom Arm:Adjustable
Multi Compatible Gaming Function:No / Yes
Mute Control:No / Yes
Noise Cancellation: No
Sound System:STEREO
Switchbox from Telephone to Headset: No
Volume Control: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Connection:2.5 mm Plug / MULTICONNECTOR
USB:No / Yes
USB Dongle: No

General Features

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