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Does the Sharkoon X-Tatic SP and Turtle Beach x11 and all of those have to plug in to the USB to get power? What can I just plug into my controller and go?

Also like something that can also work on the PC

Should I be sure to get one with Surround Sound so I can hear explosions behind me as opposed to just hearing them in general? Or does Amplified Stereo Sound also function that way.
Edited by jagz - 6/20/11 at 8:01pm
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Does the Sharkoon X-Tatic SP and Turtle Beach x11 and all of those have to plug in to the USB to get power? What can I just plug into my controller and go?

Also like something that can also work on the PC

Should I be sure to get one with Surround Sound so I can hear explosions behind me as opposed to just hearing them in general? Or does Amplified Stereo Sound also function that way.
Again, if you want surround sound, go with the AX720.

Just look at the reviews for the Sharkoon xtatic SC and the ax720 and compare it to the x11. So many more people happy with it than x11's. Having owned all 3, AX720 is expensive but the best, and SX comes in second

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After my Xbox 360 MIC broke, I went and brought a gamecon. $25 at Amazon has a Closed(367) and Open ear(377) option varient. But I think any 'decent' headset or 'gaming' headset will work with the adapter I've linked below a headset buddy adapter(Mine broke as I often don't take it out of my Controller) or anything that could give you a Stereo and Mic output.


And to attach it I have one of these and haven't looked back yet, I've had this headset in my controller for about a year and a half now. And

http://cgi.ebay.com/Headset-Headphon...item45f2b2f19e

And I've also tried the Turtle Beach X11, I honestly think they're awful, they hurt my ears after a good hour of usage I cringe when I think about the time I was using them, very uncomfortable.
    
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Thanks again comrade and Dtrain.

Dtrain the Plantronic's would be ideal cheap good headset for me, but thinking with bf3 on the horizon, I may pick up one of those high end surround sound Tritton's.

Thanks.

I'll be sure to recommend the Plantronic's to people based on your review, 1.5 year's on the 360 is a hell of a lot longer than most people I know 360 mic's last.

Comrade, my 360 is about 10-12 feet away from me when I play. Tritton gonna strech that?
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I bought the Tritton AX720. It will be awesome for PC and Xbox i'm sure but i'm worried how i'm going to make it work for the 360. I say that because I really have my doubt's ill have the cord length to reach my couch from my xbox and I can't move it.

We'll see, It seems daunting how many cables that thing comes with.
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