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Hi all just bought an asus essence stx planning on buying a decent set of cans but wanted a mid range headset as well ( max £75) for when I go to LAN partys and just general chatting over the web.

So far I'm looking at the corsair vengeance 1300 and the sennheiser 330 or the beyerdynamic MMX 2.

Can anyone help me out?
   
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The Cooler Master CM Storm Sirus seems like it's a pretty solid headset, and the Corsair Vengeance 1500 is actually within your price range. I've also heard good things about the Logitech G35 and the Steelseries Siberia V2. I'm no audio pro, but I think that should help a little.
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Thanks, I think I'm leaning towards the corsair vegeance 1300. The 1500 are USB so I wouldn't get the benefit of my sound card. Will look up the steel series though.
   
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I own and would highly recommend sennheiser HD280s. I know they dont have a mic on them, but they are great value. Maybe an alternative if you dont mind using a desk mic.
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I plan on getting some sennheiser 598's soon too so just wanted an easy headset for LAN parties and things like that. How much do the hd280's come in at?
   
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I plan on getting some sennheiser 598's soon too so just wanted an easy headset for LAN parties and things like that. How much do the hd280's come in at?

A hundred bucks on Amazon, so that's about 65 British Pounds.
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A hundred bucks on Amazon, so that's about 65 British Pounds.

Hmm I can only find them for £115. Think I will go with the Corsair Vengeance 1300 they are only £55 and seem to have some good reviews. Will let you know how they turn out.
   
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