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Then i say drop those headsets and get a pair of real headphones either a pair of Sennheiser HD 518 or the Sennheiser HD 558 or even the 598 which i have myself

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-HD-518-Circumaural-Headphones/dp/B0042A68R8/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1355097011&sr=1-1

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-HD-558-Headphones-Technology/dp/B004FEEY9A/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1355097011&sr=1-2

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-HD-598-Circumaural-Headphones/dp/B0042A8CW2/ref=sr_1_4?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1355097011&sr=1-4

i can highly recommend the HD 598 i have had a pair myself for 2 years now and they still sound like new and i use mine both for gaming and music and they sound awesome
Edited by shilka - 12/9/12 at 3:53pm
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Then i say drop those headsets and get a pair of real headphones either a pair of Sennheiser HD 518 or the Sennheiser HD 558 or even the 598 which i have myself
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-HD-518-Circumaural-Headphones/dp/B0042A68R8/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1355097011&sr=1-1
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-HD-558-Headphones-Technology/dp/B004FEEY9A/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1355097011&sr=1-2
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-HD-598-Circumaural-Headphones/dp/B0042A8CW2/ref=sr_1_4?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1355097011&sr=1-4
i can highly recommend the HD 598 i have had a pair myself for 2 years now and they still sound like new and i use mine both for gaming and music and they sound awesome

A. The SR850's are not a headset.
B. All those are open Headphones, Closed is a requirement for him.

So that wont work.

I'm thinking about these though: http://www.jr.com/cat/pe/MIM_Q40 (M-Audio Q40)

Any insight on them?
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