Logitech G735 gaming headset review: Flashy, but expensive – Dexerto
Logitech is no stranger to making gaming headsets, but the G735 is something markedly different, as the company looks to position this headset to an underserved market in the gaming peripheral industry.
Much like the G705 and G715 that we looked at previously, the Logitech G735 is a gaming headset that’s geared towards female-identifying gamers, offering up the ‘Aurora’ line of peripherals that stand out from the usual crop of gaming peripherals and accessories.
As such, the G735 was designed with a female-specific audience in mind, and that carries through to the design language, colors, and even the size of the headset itself.
- Connectivity: Bluetooth, USB-A dongle (2.4Ghz wireless)
- Driver diameter: 40mm
- Frequency response: 20Hz – 20 kHz
- Weight: 260g
- Compatibility: PC, Mac, Bluetooth devices
- Features: Detachable cardioid microphone, Logitech LIGHTSPEED, analog input
- Price: $229.99/ £189.99
- Where to buy: Logitech
Included in the box: Logitech G735 gaming headset, USB-C charging cable, USB-A LIGHTSPEED dongle.
The Logitech G735 is striking. Not only because it’s not in a standard, dark “gamer-y” colorway, but of how small it looks. This is exactly what Logitech was going for, and is intentionally kept small and light to use during long periods of time. Built using a combination of white faux leather in addition to smooth, high-quality matte white plastic, it’s difficult to not immediately fall in love with this headset.
This is compounded by small, lilac button controls. The left earcup has a volume control rocker, a mic mute button, in addition to a 3.5mm audio jack in addition to a USB-C port for charging. The left earcup allows you to switch between wireless modes, and switch sources on the fly.
It looks fantastic, with the headphone extensions encased in metal to get your perfect fit. These are very stiff and do take some pulling at to extend properly. There’s also inlaid RGB on the earcups which pulse with a pastel blue and pink that look great while in use at home.
There’s very little to complain about, though we did wish that the padding was slightly more plush on the top band of the …….