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Best headset under $200

post #1 of 4
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I'm looking into buying a headset but I don't know which one is best. I think you guys might be able to help me.

Needs to be...
  • Very comfortable for long hours. (I have somewhat large ears)
  • Awesome bass, closed-style that don't leak sound.
  • Good microphone.
  • No need for an amp.

I cant use a headphone/microphone combo because my keyboard is too loud and everyone I talk with complains about it.

Any help is appreciated. Thanks in advance! biggrin.gif
Edited by LessThanImpress - 3/27/13 at 5:40pm
post #2 of 4
Hello there, I'd recommend the Logitech G35... It's VERY comfortable, I've never been uncomfortable with it. The bass is decent. It has an adjustable eq bass and treble bar in the program you get with it. Has a few voice modifiers, and such. The best thing about this headset thought, is the 7.1 audio. It's virtualized, so not true... but it does a GREAT job at it, I must say. I think these headsets run for around $130, but I got mine on sale for about $70 around Xmas time. Either way, I think it's worth the money. Good microphone too. The only downfall is that it's a USB only headset. But that doesn't bother me because I only use it on my PC.
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Sennheiser PC350s. IDK how good the bass is. When I tested them out, I was looking at the performance for games. Explosions were nice, but I never played music on them.
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You can buy AKG K167 and a cat on craigslist, then use its fur to dampen the sound of your keyboard. It will also double as a good way to get the girls on games and the likes.

Anyways, ROCCAT KAVE.

Want rumble? its got rumble.
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