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Yes that will be what I will be doing smile.gif Currently looking into the Superlux HD681 Evo !
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Nice one, good luck with it all and be sure to let us know what you settle on smile.gif
    
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I guess I'm the odd one out here, but I have the Razer Carcharias and have been happy with them. I got them for $55 and they get the job done.

Sound quality is exactly what I expected out of a $55 headset. Sound quality is largely average, positional audio is good enough for games like World of Tanks (I don't play FPS games much), and the mic transmits my voice clearly to friends in teamspeak. That's all I ask of gaming headsets so I can't complain much.

Would I recommend it? Probably not considering how many people here have had issues with them. YMMV, but I'm satisfied with them.
 
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haha yea I've tried my friends they are satisfactory when they are on sale for like 40-50$ but I have learned that for that price you can get even better sound and quality cause most of the gaming headsets ive searched for so far have quite a bit of problems
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Originally Posted by cKwokΒ View Post

Yes that will be what I will be doing smile.gif Currently looking into the Superlux HD681 Evo !
A little more info on those: The headphones should be bundled with velour pads that are almost identical to AKG240/etc. pads that usually cost ~20$ (try to guess which is AKG and which is Superlux from the pictures without using google translate).
The headphones itself should cost the same as HD668B, I paid 37$+postals for my pair (668B was ~38$).

The rubber band used for adjusting the headband length is extremely stiff so I would recommend replacing it if you have problems with the fit.
I went a little overboard and made a completely new Beyerdynamic based headband headphone.gif

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