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Okay, so my friend is in the market for a headset for his PS3. He is decided on the Triton AX 720 (which I totally disagree with because Triton sucks) and I want to propose one final recommendation to him. No requirements, but it can't be like $60. He's convinced that moar money = moar awesomeness. I tried to get him to get the $100 Sony official headset, but he doesn't want to go for it. When you make your recommendation, give reasons why you're recommending it and possible pro/cons. Thanks!

EDIT: If possible I'd like to receive some recommendations of headsets with AND without mics, but preferably with mics.
Edited by Blackout621 - 1/7/12 at 7:03pm
     
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This is a fantastic one' from what I've heard
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I would personally also got for the official Sony one. The one up here also seems good. I don't know. I think I would personally go with the Sony one max and otherwise with a really expensive one. I currently have an Astro A40 wireless but they're quite a bit out of the pricerange.
 
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There are PS3 headsets over $170?
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There are PS3 headsets over $170?

Astro A40 and the crappy turtle beach.... and triton...
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Astro A40 and the crappy turtle beach.... and triton...

Meant headsets designed for PS3. I'm aware there are ridiculously overpriced headsets for people who think they're "major league gamers"
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Meant headsets designed for PS3. I'm aware there are ridiculously overpriced headsets for people who think they're "major league gamers"

you mean design just for the PS3 ?

i really dont call the A40+ MixAMP overprice compare to turtle crap and triton.....
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There are no ps3 pnly headsets out there for a huge amount of money. Only headsets that can be used for more than one platform. A40s are for xbox, ps3 and pc.

A friend of mine used to have a stereo turtle beach and now has the official sony 7.1 one and is so happy with his new headset. And it is "only" about 90 us dollars and sometimes even less in some discount situations.
 
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