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Pretty much I want to hear where everyone is coming from without a problem.

Budget, cheaper the better redface.gif Hopefully under like $30..

Does a soundcard help too? If so, recommend a sound card for like under $30 as well...lol

A mic would be nice to have with the heaphones...but not required if it does keep the cost down. Something discrete though.
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Save up some more money because you'll be buying junk with $30 dollars. Save up at least $50-$75 if you want good sound thumb.gif
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JVC Harx 700 or 900
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Save up some more money because you'll be buying junk with $30 dollars. Save up at least $50-$75 if you want good sound thumb.gif
Junk? Do you think the JVC HA RX 700's are "Junk?" I don't have the money spend on footsteps in games, just want something that might help without breaking the bank. I can just get another brand new game for $75.
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JVC Harx 700 or 900

The 700's look nice actually...Other suggestions or opinions on the 700's?
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Junk? Do you think the JVC HA RX 700's are "Junk?" I don't have the money spend on footsteps in games, just want something that might help without breaking the bank. I can just get another brand new game for $75.

Yeah they're pretty crappy. These are your best option for around $30 but even an increase to $50 would be a pretty dramatic leap in sound quality:

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002GHIPYI
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I'd recommend the HD681 as well for CS, I use it and it has served me pretty well so far.
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More opinions please! So far It's between the JVC HA RX 700 and the SuperLux HD681!
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The Panasonic HTF600S probably sound better than the superlux ones. But the stock pads are terrible and the build quality is very questionable. I broke 1 pair already but bought another one because I love the sound of them.
http://www.amazon.com/Panasonic-RPHTF600S-RP-HTF600-S-Stereo-Headphones/dp/B004MMEI8W/ref=sr_1_12?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1369141794&sr=1-12&keywords=panasonic+headphones
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If you listen to music as well the JVC's are a pretty popular budget headphone over at head-fi. The soundstage is pretty good as well.
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I use creative aurvana live! headphones, which were about 60€ from amazon. I can easily hear bombs being picked and footsteps far away wink.gif
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