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So I sold Roccat Kave yesterday, great sound, but guys it was so heavy, are these guys from Roccat crazy? Extremely uncomfortable after 1h...

So this now I am looking some others... I came to SteelSeries Siberia V2, Sennheiser HD 515 and Sennheiser HD 555... From what I have read and heard, HD 555 looks like the best deal... I want great gaming headphones, comfortable and good for music, so If you know some tell me... My budget is 120 euros, and I don't want to go over it... Thank you!
Edited by eko - 11/3/11 at 3:42pm
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post #2 of 4
The 555s are pretty good all-around headphones. You can also take little pieces of foam out of them and basically turn them into 595s.

Sennheiser is an awesome company as well.
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Strictly from a gaming perspective, AD700s. Use them for almost nothing more.
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How will SteelSeries Siberia V2 perform compared to Sennheiser HD555? I see them both very comfortable and nice quality, and same price too...? I will use them like 65% - gaming 35% - music, so which one will be better? When I look at SS Siberia I think they will be better in gaming, I trust SS and I like their products, but Sennheiser iz Sennheiser, headphones better for music and everything else... So if anyone can tell me, how will HD555 sound IN-GAME compared to Siberi V2 (surround, frequencies, highs & lows etc etc). And btw I am FPS player mainly...
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