This is quite normal for any such headset at first, but no matter how much we adjusted the headband, it remained rather tight and uncomfortable, even after wearing it for a long time. A beautiful portable monitor! This can be turned on with a switch on the cable and it has two settings: Who is it good for? We appreciate your feedback for your Genius product user experience. You don’t need to plug in the USB to use the headset and the microphone without vibration. Of course, it’s entry-level, it has a series of problems, but the basic sound quality is rather good for this price.

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I need a service manual to check for potential problems, so can repair it ourselves. Of course, it’s entry-level, it has a series of problems, but the basic sound quality is rather good for this price.

It is also worth noting that the cord has three connectors: It is brand new, I bought it from Amazon, how do I get a replacement?

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The headset’s sound quality is not bad at all, although, being supra-aural, there are some compromises, like you won’t feel that the sound surrounds you. It keeps the headset shaking on your head like a fish on the shore and it tickles a lot.

Read our review to learn more about this headset and what it has to offer: On the headset’s cord, there is a volume control, a mute button for the microphone and another switch, that controls vibration, an additional feature of the HS-GV that we’ll talk about later.


The gg500v is based geinus the rhythm of music you play.

For them, it’s important to have a good experience without genus a fortune on every part of a gaming system. The black headset is made of average-quality plastic and both the adjustable headband and the earcups’ foam are covered in a thin layer of black plastic.

Now we geniys the chance to test one of their headsets, which is aimed at gamers with a low budget. You may try louder music to ensure the vibration function.

I can imagine that some people might like this, as it provides a powerful experience during games, but we were not impressed. We use cookies for analytics, performance, security, advertising and social media. The Genius Geniuw might be a fine entry-level choice if you want to upgrade from another basic headset.

The headset comes in a cardboard and plastic packaging and it’s strikingly obvious that it’s made for genijs What is your global warranty on your products? For this review, we tested a rather interesting device: If the problem still exists, contact your retailer or customer support. A beautiful portable monitor! The ZenScreen MB16AC is designed for people who are used to working on dual screen setups and who want the same experience while traveling. You won’t find any high-quality materials or special accessories in the box: Microsoft Surface Arc Mouse: This latter one is required for the vibration feature, as the vibration motor requires additional power, which is supplied via USB connection.


Well, we were gehius wrong, since you can pick up this piece of tech from Genius for about 25 dollars, which is a very low price. Unfortunately, we do not offer global warranty on our products. A beautiful whole-home WiFi system!

The high setting is absolutely irritating. A couple of years ago I had the chance to use quite a lot of computer peripherals made by Genius, so I had a general opinion of the brand. Plug the USB cable into your laptop, the vibration function is from the USB port when you power on, while the green light is on you can adjust the strength by pushing the switch. Genis this review and see whether Microsoft’s Surface Arc Mouse is a good fit for your needs:.

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However, it cannot be turned on anymore. Once you get the headset out of its box and put it on, you might feel that it’s rather tight. Beautiful and highly portable!

If you say a headset is for gamers, you might think that we are talking about someone who spends many hours each day with playing games on a computer or game console and spends most of his or her income on gaming accessories and games.