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hi guys.....

i have a set of headphones a zalman 5.1 the one with the jack and not usb.

the left side went all messed up yesterday and i have already fixed them once. so i think i need a replacement.


i do a lot of gaming so i do need the suround sound to pin point where the bad guys are to kill them.

my budget is 50 pounds - i know i will not get much for that price tag but i am open to options.


it must be comfy on my head for very long periods of time and i would prefer not to have a mic / boom but if it comes with one then so be it.


i have been looking at getting another pair but let me hear what you guys say.



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Thing is with headsets.. they never have REAL surround..

i have logitechs G930 and i love them, but the surround doesnt sound as good as the stereo. so.. i never use it.

Its a good headset though...

but all headsets have emulated 5.1 ? (i belive)
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Many people like the Sennheiser HD series! Sennheiser are great headphones even if it isn't one of the HD series.
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Thing is with headsets.. they never have REAL surround..

i have logitechs G930 and i love them, but the surround doesnt sound as good as the stereo. so.. i never use it.

Its a good headset though...

but all headsets have emulated 5.1 ? (i belive)


imulated no...

the zalmans have 6 speakers and 3 jacks for the speakers.

that is why i said tey are pretty good.


Sennheiser PC 333 7.1 lookd good and sounds good but, i only see 2 jacks.... one for mic and the other for headphones.......

again as i said, the zalmans have 3 jacks just for the speakers in the headphones and then a separate mic.

that is why this is so hard for me, i need to find the perfect headphones for my gameing.

so no noise bleeding and must be comfy for 8 hours plus at a single given time etc.....
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