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xQc’s Setup and Streaming Gear [2021 Updated]

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Not only does he play Overwatch, xQc also can be found streaming a variety of games including chess. He also spends a lot of time just chatting to his audience.

Felix “xQc” Lengyel is a former professional Overwatch player who used to play with Dallas Fuel. He streams full time on Twitch and is a very popular streamer. He has had several suspended accounts with both Overwatch and with his team due to some toxicity. Despite these incidents, xQc has remained one of the most-watched streamers on his platform.

xQc’s PC Setup and Gear

Here is a list of xQc’s PC setup and Gear:

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xQc’s Mouse – Logitech G Pro Wireless Ghost

Features

  • Rechargeable 48H Battery
  • 200-25,600 dpi
  • HERO 25K Sensor

xQc uses the Logitech G Pro Wireless Ghost as his gaming mouse. It has been designed to be incredibly lightweight and durable. While wireless, it has pro-grade performance that outperforms other mice in wireless latency and connectivity. It also comes with a charging cord that you can use while using the mouse, meaning that if you forget to charge it one night, you can still play the next day. Some of its features include:

  • Lightsync Technology – provides RGB lighting for a customized look
  • Removable side buttons – allows you to set up for either right or left-handed use
  • Durable mechanical buttons – designed for at least 50 million clicks, actuation force has also been refined
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xQc’s Keyboard – SteelSeries Apex Pro TKL

Features

  • Adjustable switches
  • OLED Smart Display
  • Durable

xQc’s uses the SteelSeries Apex Pro TKL which is hands-down one of the best gaming keyboards on the market right now. It features a 0.7ms response time from their mechanical switches that are durable for 100 million keypresses. The keyboard frame is made from aluminum allow to keep it durable and sturdy for a lifetime of use. It has features that make it an attractive option for competitive gamers, which include:

  • OmniPoint mechanical switches, which have customizable actuation points. These switches have a much shorter actuation distance than Cherry MX Speed switches and standard mechanical switches.
  • OLED smart display, which will show music track information from Spotify, Discord, or your game.
  • Customizable RGB lighting.
  • Premium detachable wrist rest for a comfortable, ergonomic feel.
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xQc’s Monitor – ASUS ROG Swift PG258Q

Features

  • Display Port 1.2
  • 2 x USB 3.0 Ports
  • Game Visual for optimized visuals

xQc uses the Asus ROG Swift PG258Q gaming monitor. This monitor has a 1ms response time and customizable LED lighting effect. It also incorporates Asus eye care technology, reducing eye strain, and allowing you to play for hours with no issues. The monitor can also be wall-mounted. Some of the features include:

  • 25-inch full HD panel with a native 240 Hz refresh rate
  • 170° viewing angle
  • TUV Rhineland certified Blue light filter
  • Flicker-free backlighting
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xQc’s Headset – HyperX Cloud II

Features

  • Large 53 millimeter drivers
  • 7.1 virtual surround sound
  • Durable aluminum frame

xQc uses the HyperX Cloud II gaming headset. It is designed for comfort with its memory foam ear cushions and padded leatherette headband. IT has 53mm drivers to create supreme audio quality that will allow you to maximize what you hear in-game. There is also passive noise cancellation. The headsets are built to last and are solid and durable. Some of it’s features include:

  • Noise cancellation microphone that is detachable so that you can be heard well
  • Precisely located audio from the 7.1 virtual surround sound
  • Comfortable ear cushions made from memory foam
  • Leatherette headband that is padded for comfort
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xQc’s Chair – Herman Miller Embody Chair

Features

  • 12 Year Herman Miller Warranty
  • Max weight recommendation: 300 lbs
  • Rhythm fabric prevents heat buildup
  • Balanced support

xQc uses the Herman Miller Embody chair. The chair comes with six ergonomic functions that allow you to properly maintain your posture while you work or play at your computer. It helps you to keep your blood and oxygen stimulated, allowing you to relax while maintaining your focus. The Herman Miller Embody chair comes with a 12-year warranty. Here are a few of the Herman Miller’s best features:

  • Customizable positioning – you can adjust the seat depth and adjust the arms to find the most comfortable position for you.
  • 4 Different layers of support – while they are each created individually, they all work together with your shape that allow you to stay comfortable and cool with the in-designed airflow.
  • Designed for people who work and play for long hours at a time, the chair comes with a spine and flexible ribs to align with your natural body shape.
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xQc’s Microphone – Shure SM7B

Feautures

  • Dynamic Microphone
  • 50 to 20,000hz Frequency
  • Cardioid Polar Pattern
  • 150Ω output impedance

xQc’s voice is picked up with the Shure SM7B cardioid dynamic microphone. The mic is used by many of the top streamers as well by thousands of other streamers on Twitch and YouTube. It has a pop filter that eliminated many backgrounds and breathing sounds, a bass roll-off, and improved rejection of electromagnetic humming. It uses yoke mounting with a captive stand that gives you full control of how it is positioned in front of you. Some of the features include the following:

  • Design and build quality – the SM7B is constructed of metal and both heavy and durable. The company designed it to last for years, making it a timeless piece in any studio.
  • EQ Frequencies – you can manually change the frequencies to meet your specific needs and to produce crisp sound for your audience.
  • 2 Windscreens – you will receive two different styles of windscreens. Try both and use the one that fits your style best.

Learn more with our full review:

Logitech-G640 mousepad

xQc’s Mousepad – Logitech G640

Features

  • Comfortable material
  • Rubber surface

xQc uses the Logitech G640 mousepad. It has a moderate surface friction that allows the mouse to move quickly and stop suddenly. The rubber surface keeps it flexible and ensures that the mouse doesn’t bunch up and compromise the mouse movement. The material is soft to maximize comfort.

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xQc’s Graphics Card – EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC

Features

  • 6X Faster Performance
  • Real-Time RAY TRACING
  • Dual HDB Fans

xQc uses the EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC gaming graphics card. Compared to previous generations of graphics cards, this one increases the performance up to 6 times. The dual HDB fans keep the graphics card cool and are noticeably quiet. There are configurable RGB lights for those who are interested in creating a colorful atmosphere. Some of the features include:

  • EVGA Precision X1 which will allow you to overclock without issue
  • Hyper-realistic graphics without lag
  • Hydro Dynamic bearing fans that optimizes airflow and reduces 15% of the noise
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xQc’s Capture Card – Elgato Game HD60 Pro

Features

  • 1080p and 60 FPS streaming and recording
  • Ultra-low latency
  • USB 3.0 interface.

xQc uses the Elgato Game HD60 Pro capture card. With it, you can stream and record your PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, or Xbox gameplay right to Twitch, Mixer, or other broadcasting platforms. Its technology works to lower the latency, allowing you to still show smooth graphics while you’re live. Some of its features include:

  • Crisp and smooth 1080p and 60 FPS streaming and recording capabilities.
  • Ultra-low latency while streaming.
  • Flashback recording allows you to save your gameplay footage retroactively.
  • Both internal and external versions per your preference
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xQc’s RAM – Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB

Features

  • Available in multiple colors
  • Simple one-setting installation
  • Aluminum heatspreader

xQc uses the Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB for his memory. This RAM has been optimized to be compatible with the recently released AMD DDR4 and Intel motherboards and it has a short enough height that it should fit the smallest form builds. The Vengeance LPX is also available in many colors for those who are setting up their builds aesthetically. Some of its features include:

  • A heat spreader that dissipates the heat so that the device can frequently run at high speeds
  • Hand-sorted memory chips to ensure quality
  • High-performance PCB for strong signal and stability for overclocking
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xQc’s CPU – Intel Core i9-9900K

Features

  • 5 GHz CPU Speed
  • LGA 1151 Socket
  • 8 Processors

xQc uses the Intel Core i9-9900K desktop processor. It has 8 cores and 16 threads. It is compatible with motherboards based on the Intel 300 series chipsets. It was built with STIM (Solder Thermal Interface Material) to help overclockers push them further than in the past, keeping the system cool along the way.

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xQc’s Motherboard – Asus ROG Strix Z390-E Gaming Motherboard

Features

  • LGA 1151 CPU Socket
  • 2133 MHz Memory Speed
  • 64 GB Memory Storage

xQc uses the Asus ROG Strix Z390-E Gaming Motherboard. The motherboard was designed to maximize connectivity and speed and is better for stable overclocking. Overclocking works on prediction and thermal telemetry with cooling. It is easy to install with its pre-mounted I/O shield. Some of its features include:

  • Maximized connectivity and speed
  • ASUS optimum II to allow better DRAM overclocking stability
  • Component longevity with safe Slot, ESD guards and DRAM
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xQc’s Case – Thermaltake View 71 TG RGB

Features

  • 3 Way radiator view
  • 23.3 inches x 10.8 inches x 22.7 inches
  • 42.1 pounds

xQc uses the Thermaltake View 71 TG RGB case to hold the components of his computer. If you love being able to see inside your case to the inner elements, the 4-sideed glass viewing protection will get you excited. The case offer vertical mounting options for 2.5 slot GPU and you can support up to 10 HDD behind the tray.

The case offers outstanding expansion with a 190 mm CPU cooler height and the case comes with a 3 year manufacturer’s warranty.

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xQc’s Webcam – Logitech BRIO

Features

  • 4K Video capture
  • 1MP Optical sensor size
  • HD 5X zoom

When steaming, xQc uses the Logitech BRIO as his webcam. The BRIO is one of the best webcams on the market. It offers HDR 4K imaging that will deliver high-quality visuals to your community. It also uses RightLight 3 technology, an auto-lighting feature that will adjust the contrast in the lighting that surrounds you, reducing any glare. The BRIO offers the following benefits:

  • Streaming capabilities in 720p, 1080p, and 4K.
  • Ability to stream 1080p at 60 FPS unlike many other webcams.
  • Digital zoom and 90° FoV camera (65° and 78° are crops of the 90°)
  • Optional background removal

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About the Author

Chris

Chris is a digital marketer with a strong background in small business and influencer branding. He applies his knowledge of content and promotional strategies to design actionable advice for new and intermediate streamers. When he’s not busy crunching analytics, he can be found in the salt pits of League of Legends.

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