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post #1 of 14
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Ok, I'm gonna purchase a headset before I go to a LAN in October, so I need some feedback on which headset I should get. I have come to the following choices:
PLANTRONICS .Audio 360 3.5mm Connector Circumaural Over The Head Gaming Headset

Logitech 980374-0403 USB Connector Circumaural Premium Headset 350

PLANTRONICS .Audio 510 USB Connector Circumaural Definitive Performance Headset

SENNHEISER PC 150 2 x 3.5mm Connector Circumaural Headset

I really like those PC150's, seem to be good. Those Logitech one's look pretty good also. Help me choose one of these or recommend a different one. Thanks.
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post #2 of 14
Have you looked at these? I have the regular headphonbe version of these, and they RULE
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826106462
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post #3 of 14
Audio Technia ATH A500 headphones with a clip on Zalman mic. it'll be better then any of the headsets you were looking at. Total price would be about $100. the A500's are sensitive enough that you don't need an amp for them.
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post #4 of 14
I think he's in the $20-$50 overall price range,
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post #5 of 14
I have the sennheiser PC150s, and I will say you won't be dissappointed if you go with them, they're wonderful. As for sound quality, I'm no audiophile so it all sounds the same to me. But they're very durable, and they fit quite nice.
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post #6 of 14
Stretch the budget a little bit and get some Icemat Siberias. They're great for the price, and SUPER comfortable.
post #7 of 14
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Yeah I'm in the $40ish price range. I too am not really into the "best" sound quality" so I really dont need something top-notch and expensive. Im leaning towards the Sennhieser PC150's, since I need something reliable and comfortable, anybody know anything about those logitech one? I wish I could get the Icemats, but I need any extra money I get for more games
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post #8 of 14
I've got the Logitech ones (recently replaced by my Siberias), they're decent for $30, but they've got sucky bass, and they're uncomfortable after more than a few minutes.
post #9 of 14
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Ah, ok thanks Namrac, I guess the Logitechs are out of the question then, so Im thinking about just going with the PC150's, anyone who has them please tell me how you like them, are they comfortable for long periods of time, sound quality any good? Thanks.
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post #10 of 14
if you really need to stretch the budget then you should check out the deals section, I thought I saw something about some icemats on sale for about $32
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