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Looking for a gaming headset, mainly for black ops and I do Starcraft 2 commentary so I need it to have a good mic. Has to be under $100. I was looking at the Razer carcharias to match my razer keyboard and razer mouse. I'm open to other headsets.
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post #2 of 36
The only headset that is good quality that I could find is the Razer Carcharias for like $86. The next headset was like $116.
    
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I can't vouch for much, only my own experience. I have the Plantronics Gamecom 777 and I am very happy with them. I have had them for over a year and they sound good and are comfy for 4-5 hours of gaming ( longest i have played in a session )
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Well this is more on the mic as I'm doing Starcraft 2 commentary. So Razer Carcharias still?
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For under $100, Either the Razor headset or the Gamecom 777 because I read that they support Surround Sound. I'm not sure about mic quality though.
    
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post #6 of 36
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Hmm...I guess i'm going to buy the 777 because of what i see online and it's cheaper!
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post #7 of 36
I have a Carcharias. Personally, I love it.
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post #8 of 36
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I'm stuck between the 2 T_T
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post #9 of 36
I think right now since you are stuck since they are both great headsets, It's going to be more a personal and money choice. Either one would be good for your needs.

Here are links to both companies websites for the headsets. Just look at the detail/specs and see which one you like more.

Gamecom 777

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post #10 of 36
This Sennheiser headset cost me sixty bucks.
Good sound quality, and decent comfort.
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