Reviewers’ Choice Award — SoundStage! JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Read on to find out. The headset is a technological accomplishment and worthy LucidSound flagship. Move up the frequency range and these KEFs continue to impress. Click here to learn about cookies policy.

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Each ear cup can be rotated through a pleasingly wide arc, and there is that lovely piston-feel resistance on each, which means that the angle at which each is orientated does not change accidentally when taking the headset on and off, or placing it down on a flat surface between uses.

X into the LS40s, LucidSound is clearly gunning for the big players in the gaming headset market, which with the likes of Razer, Astro, HyperX, SteelSeries and Sennheiser firmly entrenched aound years of intense competition under their belts, it better be sure that this system is ready to enter the fray.

This website uses cookies to ensure proper functionality of the shopping cart and checkout progress. Earlier on in the year we reviewed LucidSound’s LS20 gaming headset here at T3 Towers and, long story short, we really liked it. LS50 Pedigree Cabinet vibration, sound radiation, resonance, and colouration are all eliminated through the seamless integration of the award-winning LS50 speaker’s acoustic features.

Review — Wired Magazine. Background music from radios, mechanical buzzes and bings from machinery, and throwaway noises such as coughs, footsteps and more were all incredibly clear to our ears, really imbuing the world with soknd realism we hadn’t heard before.


Obviously, this isn’t a deal breaker but it is definitely something to consider, especially if you have the PS4 Slim as that system only has two USB ports on the front, with no rear option available. Review — What Hi-Fi?

LS50 Wireless delivers a clear, accurate and transparent sound that creates an intense, rich, and multi-dimensional soundstage experience. These include the FEA-designed cabinet, Uni-Q driver, constrained layer damping bracing, precision-engineered curved baffle and elliptical flexible sound port.

Cities were brought to life more too, with the music of taverns bleeding out into the streets and the passing mumblings ahdio drunkards hitting our ears with a delicate sophistication. The dub step-heavy, trance-tastic soundtrack in partnership with the engine wail of the blisteringly fast ships would also really put the LS40s through the ringer. The lx40 stitching contrasts really well to the black of the leather and the padding is genuinely substantial enough to cushion the crown and prevent any aching or pain even over the most lengthy play auudio.

The elliptical one used to tune the bass on the LS50 is unusual, though. These speakers communicate the energy and drive in a piece of music brilliantly. The beauty of the LS50 Wireless is its effortless combination of simplicity and elegance. Could the LS40s accurately deliver that from an audio point of view? Open the pouch and you are immediately greeted with the LS40 headphones.

LucidSound LS40 Surround Wireless Universal Gaming Headset review | T3

Here are some thoughts on a selection of these titles. The first thing we noticed when we took a close-up look at the LS40s was that they are equipped with the same type of cheap-looking ear pads that we criticised on the entry-level LS20s. Reviewers’ Choice Award — SoundStage! Setting up the headset up is also straightforward in terms of enabling the headset and surround sound in the console’s menu system. The first thing that strikes us is the quality of the bass performance.


Read on to find out. Once the headphones are removed access to an interior pocket is made easily accessible, with the headset’s various cables, wireless dongle and, naturally, LucidSound-branded sticker found inside. Open that box and you are presented with the headset’s instruction manual, which comes stowed in an interior slot, as well as the LS40s black carrying pouch.

The result was superb. Unfortunately, this is where we came across the one main issue we had when reviewing the LS40s.

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LS50 Wireless

The intensity was white hot. Le40 boom mic isn’t best in class but is good and grants distortion free communication. Weight Left Speaker The carrying pouch is made from a synthetic material and comes with a small carrying hook, while the manual has a straight-forward quick-start and setup guide inside in various languages.

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