GamingShogun writes, "The HS-1000 is very light weight. You can feel it resting on top of your head but the headband padding takes good care of your noggin. The HS-1000 comes with a flexible and removable boom microphone which has a removable foam cover on the tip. The microphone is easily removed from the HS-1000 by simply grabbing it and gently pulling it out of the headset. This allows you to use the HS-1000 as regular headphones and can prevent microphone grunge if you like to eat at your desk. One complaint I have is the microphone is on one side of the tip of the boom..."