Top 10 Great Gifts
If you are shopping for gifts for someone in your life that enjoys
video games, this list features 10 of the best gift ideas for gamers.
Not all computer peripherals are equal, and the deficits of most computer
peripherals become very apparent when they are used for gaming. this
list of 10 great gifts for gamers will give you an idea of what the
best gaming peripherals are for any avid PC gamer.
1) Logitech MOMO Racing Steering Wheel
If you are shopping for a gamer who enjoys racing and driving games,
the Logitech MOMO Racing Steering Wheel is about the best computer
peripheral or game controller you can get them. The Logitech MOMO
Racing Steering Wheel includes the force feedback steering wheel and
pedal set. The added realism the Logitech MOMO Racing Steering Wheel
adds is as good as it gets this side of a real race car.
2) Logitech Cordless Rumble Pad 2 Game pad
If the gamer you are shopping for does not like being tied down with
wired controllers, the Logitech Cordless Rumble Pad 2 Game pad is
an excellent wireless game controller. The Logitech Cordless Rumble
Pad 2 Game pad is designed in a similar fashion to the standard PS2
controller, so console gamers will feel right at home with it in their
hands. The Logitech Cordless Rumble Pad 2 Game pad's 2.4 GHz design
has great range and no lag.
3) Saitek Cyborg Evo Force Joystick
If your gamer is a fan of flight simulators, the Saitek Cyborg Evo
Force Joystick is a great force feedback joystick. The Saitek Cyborg
Evo Force Joystick is also great for driving games and other types
of games. If you are looking for all around flexibility and the ability
to be used on many different game types, the Saitek Cyborg Evo Force
Joystick is a great all around game controller choice.
4) Zboard Gaming Keyboard
The keyboard is a often overlooked gaming peripheral that can make
a big difference in how well a gamer does in the game. One of the
best gaming keyboards around is the Zboard Gaming Keyboard. The Zboard
Gaming Keyboard includes a generic gaming keyset and there are also
custom game specific keysets available as well. The Zboard Gaming
Keyboard games with the best keyboards around, and works great for
daily general computer use as well.
5) Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard
The Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard is a great keyboard for both gaming
and for daily computer use. The coolest features of the Logitech G15
Gaming Keyboard are the LCD display that can tell you multiple things
about your computer system, and display in game data with compatible
game titles such as ammo left and score. The Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard
also has cool blue backlit keys with adjustable brightness. The G15
gives you a total of 54 programmable functions.
6) Logitech G7 Cordless Gaming Mouse
The Logitech G7 Cordless Gaming Mouse is a great cordless mouse that
is specifically designed for gaming. Many hardcore gamers get a bit
twitchy when you talk about cordless mice for gaming, but with the
Logitech G7 Cordless Gaming Mouse have no fear. The G7 is one cordless
mouse that will out perform most every corded mouse for gaming around.
Go ahead, cut the cord and game wireless with no fear and no lag.
7) Logitech G5 Gaming Mouse
The Logitech G5 Gaming Mouse is very similar to the G7 cordless mouse.
The main differences between the two are that the G5 uses a USB cable
for connection and the G5 has an adjustable weight cartridge. The
coolest feature of the G5 is the adjustable weight. With the included
weights and holder, you can vary the weight of the G5 up to 36 grams.
36 grams does not sound like much of a difference, but it really changes
how the G5 feels in your hand and how it feels during game play.
8) Klipsch Pro Media Ultra 5.1 Surround Sound Speakers
Klipsch Pro Media Ultra 5.1 Surround Sound Speakers greatly improve
the gaming experience in all game types. With a super high quality
speaker set such as these you can actually hear where your opponents
are in relation to you. If you like to watch DVDs on your computer
the 5.1 surround sound that the Klipsch Pro Media Ultra 5.1 Surround
Sound Speakers puts out gives you a true theater experience.
9) Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic Sound Card
If you have been using the sound card built into your computer, you
are missing a world of sound. A high quality sound card such as the
Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic Sound Card makes a huge difference
in the quality of the sound effects in games and reduces the load
on your computers processor by taking some of the processing load
for the sound effects from the CPU. The Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi
XtremeMusic Sound Card is also THX certified.
10) Viewsonic VX922 19" LCD Monitor
If you are shopping for a gamer that still uses a big old fashioned
CRT monitor, but is hesitant to change to an LCD because of historically
poor LCD gaming performance, the VX922 will shatter old notions of
LCD quality. Ghosting is what gamers fear most with LCD monitors.
The VX922 does not have that issue, thanks to a 2ms gray-to-gray response
time. The large 19" display size and native 1280 x 1024 resolution
give you excellent graphic quality.