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  • 54% (46)
    Speakers
  • 45% (39)
    Headset
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post #51 of 67
Love my 5.1 speakers in my tiny ass room. I can hear and feel everything thumb.gif

I would vote headphones but I don't have to worry about anyone else in the house (my flatmate doesn't mind)

and my headphones are crap -.-
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post #52 of 67
I use both at the same time usually.
post #53 of 67
Game = Speakers
Game + Music = Headphones
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post #54 of 67
Speakers unless I'm in Mumble.
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post #55 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by Wiffinberg View Post

Love my 5.1 speakers in my tiny ass room. I can hear and feel everything thumb.gif

I would vote headphones but I don't have to worry about anyone else in the house (my flatmate doesn't mind)

and my headphones are crap -.-

Agreed, I have a cheap logitech 5.1 system and it works great.

If I have to move somewhere with roommates then I'll have to get headphones, sure hope I don't have to move, headphones are bad for the ears and uncomfortable
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post #56 of 67
Both at once,

Speakers for gaming
Headset for TS,Mumble(whatever)
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post #57 of 67
Speakers, a little hard to fit a 15" Sub into a headset.... tongue.gif
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post #58 of 67

Speakers for sure. Although I use 1 earbud for ts from my laptop, so I hear a bit stronger right channel. xD

 

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Originally Posted by Derko1 View Post

For me... it's speakers. For obvious reasons! biggrin.gif

Old pics... but PC is where that lamp is by the couch. thumb.gif
The system!

This man is where it's at. ^ Nice speakers, a nice rig, and nice camera. Awesome.

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post #59 of 67
Speakers for gaming, headset for music.

When I game I need a mic, and I HATE gaming headsets with mics on them because you have to have the people you talk to fight with the sound of the game and overall I feel stupid gaming with a headset.

But I use a headset for music because I can play it really loud and it doesn't leak too much sound out.
 
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post #60 of 67
I'm thinking I'd like speakers better, but its been years since I'ce been able to use speakers at all. Usually when I'm home people are sleeping so I am always using headphones.
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