Do you know a hardcore PC gamer? Does your husband or boyfriend love to play Call of Duty, or World of Warcraft? PC gaming is right at the forefront of gaming, with the technology evolving much faster that is possible with games consoles. Here are some of the best gift ideas for PC gamers for any occasion.
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PC Gaming Peripheral Gifts
Here are some gaming peripheral ideas. To the average person, a peripheral is just the same as any other, but true gamers know that the best gear can make the difference between winning or losing. Here are some peripheral gift ideas.
This RGB gaming peripheral set is a great entry level gift for pc gamers, especially for children and teens. This set includes a gaming keyboard, mouse, mouse mat and gaming headset. A great first foray into gaming peripherals without breaking the bank.
This razer gaming mouse is an excellent gift for even the most hardcore gamer. With laser precision and a great build quality this mouse is a great present idea for when you don’t need to by a set like that above.
Most gamers swear by mechanical keyboards. Because of their mechanical switches’ computers can keep track of a lot more individual key presses, perfect for frantic gaming sessions. This Razer BlackWidow is a full-size keyboard, which is great for a gamer that also has to work, or a gamer that loves loads of key binds.
The Razer Huntsman Tournament Edition mechanical keyboard is also a fantastic gift, especially for gamers that do not have room for a full sized keyboard. With RGB like the Razer Blackwidow, this means that seeing keys in the dark is a breeze.
Give your favourite gamer this steering wheel and pedals as a gift. Allow them to fully immerse themselves in the driving experience in their favourite racing games.
Virtual Reality is becoming much more mainstream. Gift this Oculus Rift VR headset to your favourite gamer so that they can experience gaming in virtual reality.
This Razer game controller is a great gift for pc gamers. Controllers make playing driving and other games feel much more immersive. Some players who are used to game consoles find them easier to use compared to a mouse and keyboard too.
Enjoy super immersive game play with this 7.1 surround sound gaming headset. A good headset can give you an edge in some games, especially first-person shooters where pinpointing player locations is critical.
This desktop microphone is a great gift for the gamer that wants to stream online, record videos or have a higher audio quality compared to headset microphones.
PC Gaming Hardware Gifts
The best thing about PC gaming is that you can upgrade your hardware bit by bit. PC’s are more modular, where gaming consoles are not. Here are some gaming hardware gift ideas that even the most dedicated gamer will love.
Gaming monitors make a huge difference for gaming. With higher refresh rates the gaming experience is much smoother, and it gives gamers an advantage. This full HD monitor is great for gamers with less powerful equipment where higher resolutions are not within the scope of hardware performance of their current PC.
The new NVIDIA RTX set of graphics cards are extremely powerful. That also means that they command a premium price. Giving one of these cards to a gamer that you love will make their day, that is for sure!
The last series of Nvidia graphics cards still offer almost unrivalled gaming performance. The Geforce RTX280 Ti is still an amazing graphics card that any gamer will love. This card will play any game that you can throw at it with amazing performance.
This 1440P gaming monitor is amazing. If your computer is fast enough to deliver a lot of frames at higher resolutions this monitor will make a fantastic gift. The G-Sync technology also means that there will be no screen tear.
Does your loved one not have room for a gaming PC, or do they spend a lot of time working away from home? Give them a Razer Blade gaming laptop so that they can game from anywhere in style.
An SSD allows super-fast file transfer speeds in all computers. An SSD will make a great gift for someone that is loading their games from a mechanical drive. Help them to load games faster with the gift of a solid-state drive.
PC Gaming Accessory Gifts
Here some ideas for gaming accessories that your favourite computer gamer will love.
This large gaming mouse mat looks amazing with its RGB surround. It is also great for gamers that love to swipe their mouse back and forth across the desk in their favourite game.
These gaming glasses filter out blue light from digital devices. A lot of gamers swear by them for reducing eye strain in long gaming sessions.
This headphone stand is a great gift for someone to store their gaming headset on when not in game.
Gaming chairs are popular. While offering no real advantage to gamers, they do make them feel special!
Other Gaming Gifts
This beanie hat is a great stocking filler or small gift for gamers. Keep their head warm in style!
This clip-on cup holder may seem like an odd gift, but any gamer knows the pain of knocking over a drink during the heat of battle in game. With this holder, spilling drinkers will be much harder.
Funny gaming mug with “I Might Look Like I’m Listening to You but in My Head I’m Gaming” on it.
For the gamer that loves to keep their keyboard pristine, give this keyboard cleaner as a small stocking filler.
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