Alcatroz X-Craft HP-3 Pro Review

7.1 surround sound, high sensitivity microphone, adjustable headband, ultra-durable kevlar reinforced cable, USB digital and perfect for long wearing comfort… Yes, that’s all part of this budget gaming headphones – Alcatroz X-Craft HP-3 Pro. And it comes with multi-colour LED light effects too. Does it sound great for the price? Let’s find out…

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Package Content & Design
There is Alcatroz X-Craft HP-3 Pro only in the package. All the information is located on the packaging too.

Build quality is decent for the price. Sturdy plastic housing with metal double headband design. It’s an over the ears headphones by the way. And comes with adjustable microphone as you can see.

Yes, it has USB digital connection. Just plug and play in Windows PC will do. Usable on Android devices with OTG support too. It has own USB DAC.

Fit, Comfort & Isolation
X-Craft HP-3 Pro fits very well thanks to adjustable headband. Not so tight nor loose and does not pressure top of my head like my other headset with same design does. In addition, the big and soft ear cups help to provide comfort for long hour wearing too. Isolation is average at best for over the ears headphones though.

Performance Result
As a gaming headset, micrphone is very important for team games. Alcatroz X-Craft HP-3 Pro able to provide clear voice. Decent for the price. And adjustable to match the optimal mic placement for you. That’s great. It also comes with built-in volume control on the left headset. Control volume there will do.

Sound performance wise is also decent. Bright sound signature is what you get. Yes, slightly more treble than bass unlike most of the budget headphones in the market. Clear sound for sure. Bassheads, do take note. Don’t forget to enable 7.1 virtual surround sound through Windows spatial sound settings – Windows Sonic for Headphones. Yes, you get slightly bigger soundstage with 7.1 virtual surround sound turned on. Be sure to turn it on.

Overall, it is a pleasure to wear X-Craft HP-3 Pro for long hour. Comfort for sure. And suitable for all type of stuff including gaming, movie and music.


  • Clear sound quality
  • Comfortable for long hour wear
  • Decent build quality
  • Adjustable microphone
  • Long cable
  • Built-in volume control
  • Nice LED light effects


  • May not suitable for bassheads

Sound great for the price. Period. Enjoy clear and nice 7.1 virtual surround sound on Alcatroz X-Craft HP-3 Pro. For less than RM70, you can’t go wrong with it. Buy yours at Shopee or Lazada.


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