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very hard to choose when everyone says diffrent headphones <<img src="http://files.overclock.net/images/smilies/frown.gif" class="bbcode_smiley" /> But what about that razer megalodon, i wont need anohter soundcard and it comes with a mic, anyone knows how this one sounds?
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Originally Posted by VoidWalker;14449442 
i will ONLY be using the headset on PC btw, also are they clear and loud?

Super clear and loud and it comes with its own pre amp that you can send your toslink to.
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Originally Posted by VoidWalker;14449489 
the stores all say that these are studio headphones, what is the diffrence on that and those made for gaming?

I have no problem using them as gaming headphones. The M50 has very nice bass and such. But if you are looking for a good Gaming Headset, you need to look at the audio soundstage the headphones produce, bass,and audio directional accuracy. These are probably the most impt factors alongside comfort.

Never recommended the Razer headsets, tried them once and thought they were horrible, decent for games, but for music and other things, H-O-R-R-I-B-L-E.
    
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I hate quoting myself. This is all you'll need for gaming on a PC and it's very affordable since the headphones are on a clearance sale.
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For the price it gives, I wouldn't touch it. The soundcard on that is not a soundcard. Dont waste your money. Those broke after 2 months of use, just not worth it.

There is a clear difference from Gaming headset vs studio headphones.

If you want to go that route, then get the Steelseries 7H with Asus Xonar DG soundcard with headphone Amp. 7H $100-120, xonar $20-30.

Or go with a good headphones, separate mic and Xonar for less than the steelseries/xonar combo.
    
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Originally Posted by VoidWalker;14449550 
very hard to choose when everyone says diffrent headphones <<img src="http://files.overclock.net/images/smilies/frown.gif" class="bbcode_smiley" /> But what about that razer megalodon, i wont need anohter soundcard and it comes with a mic, anyone knows how this one sounds?

You can buy much higher quality headphones, mic, and sound card combined or for cheaper than you can for any headset.

Razer isn't all that great, and neither are headsets in general. When I didn't know any better I used to buy them and went through 4 in 2 years...now same headphone that sounds 100x better
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If you REALLY want to spend $200:

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Sennheiser-PC-360-Headset-Gaming/dp/B003DA4D2U/ref=sr_1_6?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1312391585&sr=1-6"]Amazon.com: Sennheiser PC 360 Headset for Pro Gaming: Electronics[/ame]


I would go with my previous suggestion TBH.
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post #28 of 116
Keep in mind that the OP is in Norway.

If you could give us an idea of what is available for what price or link us to some of your fav. online stores we would probably be a little more helpfull.
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post #29 of 116
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Originally Posted by Sheyster;14449661 
If you REALLY want to spend $200:

Amazon.com: Sennheiser PC 360 Headset for Pro Gaming: Electronics


I would go with my previous suggestion TBH.

It is probably too expensive for him. I suggested a ATH M50 and a Xonar card and it was at least 350 dollars from where he lives.
    
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post #30 of 116
I don't know if you can wait or not. But Cooler Master is rolling out with there new headset. CM Storm Sirus. Those are probably your best bet. If you don't have a sound card or want to mess with sound settings too much. Check my sig for a in-depth review.
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