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Budget is around 40$. Need some earbuds for hardcore gaming and will need a mic.

Reason being is that I just prefer them over huge headsets
post #2 of 21
Earbuds don't really have soundstages. There's no such thing as "gaming earbuds". Get any pair you find and add a mic.
post #3 of 21
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alright, well then what would you recommend?
post #4 of 21
Earbuds have HORRIBLE sound stage. I tried gaming with mine once and it was awful, I have better sound stage with my speakers.
     
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Lol! I currently game on these: http://www.walmart.com/ip/Logitech-Clear-Chat-Stereo-Headset/10992438

I have speakers for music, I also mainly play TF2 where people talk over the game sounds anyways smile.gif
post #6 of 21
Sennheiser CX 300, 400, or 500.
Add a Zalman clip-on mic.
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Yeah, will probably go w/ a CX300 w/ mic; however, i'd prefer something that is all in one for convenience
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bad choices tongue.gif *trolls*
post #9 of 21
They have a gaming earbuds actually, the Astro A*Stars

http://www.astrogaming.com/headsets/ear-buds/a-star-in-ear-headset
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post #10 of 21
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Originally Posted by eseb1;13863395 
Sennheiser CX 300, 400, or 500.
Add a Zalman clip-on mic.

Zalman clip on mic won't clip onto the cable, it's too thin.

Grab some cheap cans and zalman mic?

I hate to say it but a Gamecom 367 is much better value then earbuds.
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