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At least they're not USB, that's good. I like to think ASUS wouldn't enter the market without knowing what's actually good for the audiophiles.

In any case, I will reluctantly pass. Even though I love the ROG stuff (and ASUS in general) and this headset is the perfect color scheme, I just don't like closed cans. If they come out with an open set, maybe I'll consider using them over my AD700s+Zalman occasionally.
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I hated my hd201's and actually smiled when they happened to break. I had an xtreme gamer at the time too, so basically the exact set up you have. So much happier with my rx700's!

I'll be honest, I'd give these headphones a whirl, why not right? I bet they are stupidly priced though.
You don't like the 201's? Did you use CMSS-3D by any chance? It greatly degrades audio when playing music but gives a fake surround sound feeling. What about crystalliser?
post #23 of 36
I have not used a headset since GTX470 days where i was forced to use. Now in game sound positioning is not something i can use and makes it harder.
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These would go well with my new ROG graphics card! Love the Red and Black
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You don't like the 201's? Did you use CMSS-3D by any chance? It greatly degrades audio when playing music but gives a fake surround sound feeling. What about crystalliser?
It was a couple of years ago honestly. I did not use them for music, solely for gaming. And while I don't like my sound to be too bassy either, I just thought they were really flat without body or real structure to the sound.

All just personal, and I'll admit that I may very well have just sucked at the settings!
     
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FIXED Quote:
ASUS has released the ROG Vulcan ANC, the world's first active-noise-cancelling pro gaming headset designed to immerse users into games and keep them free of distractions like never before. Created from the needs of competitive pro gamers to remain focused during competition, the ROG team forged the Vulcan ANC with both performance and comfort in mind. The Vulcan ANC features 85% active noise cancellation to filter out sounds like low frequency computer fan noise and 30dB passive noise cancellation to reduce a wide range of ambient noises, including women.
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FIXED Quote:...85% active noise cancellation to filter out sounds like low frequency computer fan noise and 30dB passive noise cancellation to reduce a wide range of ambient noises, including women.
aaaaand boom goes the dynamite
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post #28 of 36
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If this is a USB headset, it goes directly into my "do not buy, and burn if you ever see it" list.
Have you tried Logitech G35s? The G35 is actually pretty damn good. It has awesome reviews from sound junkies as well. Sounds better than some of my non-usb headphones. You may be surprised.
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I;ll wait for the end of this month for the Coolermaster Sirus, I have my hopes on that headset.
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If this is a USB headset, it goes directly into my "do not buy, and burn if you ever see it" list.
ohh yeahhhh 3.5 or nothing!
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