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Hello guys.

My Turtle Beach 5.1 headset broke down, constant buzzing noise in the right headphones as soon as there is any bass.

Time to replace. Can anyone please recommend NOT USB headphones with nice bass stereo or 5.1 preferably for under 100 pounds?

I have a sound card that's why USB headset is not an option for me.

Thank you!
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post #2 of 8
Take a look at this thread:

http://www.overclock.net/t/1014902/ocns-most-recommended-audio-products
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Crazy9000 View Post

Take a look at this thread:

http://www.overclock.net/t/1014902/ocns-most-recommended-audio-products
Amazing thread, thank you for help.
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post #4 of 8
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Hey guys, thanks to the thread Crazy gave I kind of narrowed down my search to 2 headsets

However cant decide which, can you help me out here?

Audio-Technica or Bayerdynamic

I need all round use headset, music, movie, games, skype e.t.c. Both of them have great bass from what I have read, so that is great. Any gueestions? Thank you!
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post #5 of 8
Ahem, lets take a look at the prices (as the guide is made based on USA $):

ATH-700X in USA = 160$ = 100£
ATH-700X in UK = 188£ = 299$

DT770 in USA = 175$ = 110£
DT770 in UK = 130£ = 200$
The USA price for 80ohm version is 230$ for some reason though...

The DT770 is pretty good for everything, the build quality is pretty insane with all the steel parts.
Washed the velour pads from my pair after using them for over a year, feels like completely new now wink.gif
They almost beat my 300£ speakers in sound quality, the godlike highs of the speakers are too hard to beat.
Edited by Tiihokatti - 9/16/13 at 6:55am
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post #6 of 8
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Tiihokatti
Wish I could order stuff from US, prices are so great there. smile.gif

Thank you for pointing that out, they seem to be very similar + German quality. Let it be the Beyerdynamic DT770 PRO Headset - 80 OHM then. biggrin.gif

Two questions, how is bass on them ( as I am afraid already as my best bet is what happened to Turtle Beach headset ( which was quite a decent thing, good quality and mighty bass ) was the bass that broke something inside the headphone) and connector jack is the standard that you can put for example into PC mobo / sound card and lets say mobile phone?

Thanks once again.
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post #7 of 8
If you buy the headphones from Thomann.de, you get 3 year warranty (free shipping if you buy for ~160£).
For mobile phones, phones can handle the 80ohm pretty well (not perfectly) but the 3m cable is a little.... you know...

The DT770 has 3.5mm jack and 1/4" jack. the 1/4" is an adapter you screw on the 3.5mm jack.
Edited by Tiihokatti - 9/16/13 at 8:17am
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post #8 of 8
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Quote:
If you buy the headphones from Thomann.de, you get 3 year warranty (free shipping).
For mobile phones, phones can handle the 80ohm pretty well (not perfectly) but the 3m cable is a little.... you know...
Nah just was asking to be sure, so it will be compatible with my PC, great, as I wont use them on the street. No way smile.gif

P.S.
Quote:
If you buy the headphones from Thomann.de, you get 3 year warranty (free shipping if you buy for ~160£).
Amazing offer, thank you. +rep smile.gif
Edited by cryohellinc - 9/16/13 at 8:46am
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