Good for gaming. The Astro A50 have low latency a convenient wireless design and a comfortable fit you can wear for long gaming sessions without any fatigue. They won't be the best headphones if you have a particularly noisy gaming environment like being at a competition. However, they deliver on most aspects that make a good gaming headphone. They have a clear and reliable microphone, a good battery life with power saving features, and an excellent sound for both gaming and listening to music. They even come with a robust software which offers a lot of customization options.