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post #1 of 19
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Hello OCN

I moved my Rig into the living room, and now I probaly would need a headphone set, so I won't disturbed my fiance while using my PC because we will be sitting in the same room alot of hours now.

Well - I had a Icemat Sibera (yes - Icemat, its old) but the right speaker seems broken though - loose coonection or something like that - So I want to buy a new one.

Is it possible to get on for $60 - maximum $70?

Thank you in advantage.
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post #2 of 19
What do you use the headphones for? Music/gaming/movies?
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post #3 of 19
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Originally Posted by bovice163 View Post
What do you use the headphones for? Music/gaming/movies?
Yes - sorry I forgot to mention that.

Mostly music and gaming - so - some kind of and "all-round" solution is what I'm looking for.
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post #4 of 19
You need a headset, right? Since you had the Icemat Siberia? You want an attached mic?
post #5 of 19
If you want a headphone, the JVC HA-RX700/900 sound good.
If you want a headset, I'm not too sure
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post #6 of 19
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Originally Posted by decimate View Post
You need a headset, right? Since you had the Icemat Siberia? You want an attached mic?
Yes - a headset, wasnt sure what it was called .. ^^ .. Attached mic, dosnt really matter, since i use the one from my Siberia - its standalone.
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post #7 of 19
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Originally Posted by canoners View Post
If you want a headphone, the JVC HA-RX700/900 sound good.
If you want a headset, I'm not too sure
What is the difference on the 700 and the 900?
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post #8 of 19
HARX700 + mod to 900 or 900 straight up..up to you depending on if you want to do work or save money..either way it's the best way to go as far as closed headphones in that price range (IMO)
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post #9 of 19
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Originally Posted by BlahBlahBlah View Post
HARX700 + mod to 900 or 900 straight up..up to you depending on if you want to do work or save money..either way it's the best way to go as far as closed headphones in that price range (IMO)
How do you mod them ?

Because the 900 is just a little over my budget .. I'm going to try something completly new - staying inside my budget lol
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post #10 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by FreakaZoidDK View Post
How do you mod them ?

Because the 900 is just a little over my budget .. I'm going to try something completly new - staying inside my budget lol
Some of the mods are here..basically just bringing them closer to the 900's without having to spend a ton of money

However, even if you don't mod them they are still very good headphones.
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