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Hey guys!!

I'm thinking about asking for headphones for Christmas but I know unless I ask for a specific set I'll end up with something I don't like.

So I'd like a pair of headphones that have surround sound in them and a mic that would be useful for skype and such

but anyway anyone know of any good 5.1 or 7.1 gaming headsets? =D
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If you're asking about gaming headsets, then you're already doing it wrong.

What's the budget?
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Hey guys!!

I'm thinking about asking for headphones for Christmas but I know unless I ask for a specific set I'll end up with something I don't like.

So I'd like a pair of headphones that have surround sound in them and a mic that would be useful for skype and such

but anyway anyone know of any good 5.1 or 7.1 gaming headsets? =D
I know I will get some crap over this, but I use turtle beaches x12 I can exactly pinpoint where ppl are when I am playing Black ops and Gears 3 and even when I was playing BF3 Beta. it has Bass boost so the bass is pretty sweet. I enjoy this headset, I use it in my PC and xbox great quality mic too.
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I know I will get some crap over this, but I use turtle beaches x12 I can exactly pinpoint where ppl are when I am playing Black ops and Gears 3 and even when I was playing BF3 Beta. it has Bass boost so the bass is pretty sweet. I enjoy this headset, I use it in my PC and xbox great quality mic too.
I was thinking of some Turtle beach because they'd work with my Xbox too but I didn't think they were surround sound :\\

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If you're asking about gaming headsets, then you're already doing it wrong.

What's the budget?
how am i doing it wrong exactly? and I'd say anything below £100? maybe a good £50-80?
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I was thinking of some Turtle beach because they'd work with my Xbox too but I didn't think they were surround sound :\\





how am i doing it wrong exactly? and I'd say anything below £100? maybe a good £50-80?
Take it from me man, they are; I can hear COMPLETE 360 sound, and if you want even better audio you can always buy the audio amp to make it 7.1, but I honestly dont recommend it seeing as you can already hear in a 360 radius w/ the stock earphones. I can even pinpoint if they're above or below me.
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