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Hello, what gaming headsets do you all have?

I want something long lasting under $100 that I can use for playing PubG, was thinking of getting a Razer ManO'War.
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hidy ho there!

I've got a cheapy mccheaperton headset that isnt half bad. smile.gif It's got good sound and volume controls for voice and game and mic. I will have to get the make and model for you later.
   
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This is highly subjective and based off of preferences of my own, but I sport Razer Kraken 7.1 cans. It's a bit bass heavy but oh so comfortable and great in the surround sound dept. Has definitely helped me hear the footsteps of opponents trying to flank me in most multiplayer titles I generally play
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I found what brand mine is. Gamester Gear.
   
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I also use the Razer ManO’War 7.1 and have for a while now, I would really recommend that. Most half decent headsets will be good enough for PubG. Just turn your volume up too max and read some guides like http://yourgamingsetup.com/best-gaming-headset-under-100/. There are a lot of good gaming headsets under $100 including the ManO’War 7.1 smile.gif
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Logitech G430s are great IMO and are down to 40$ last I checked. (Been using mine since July 2015)
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post #7 of 12
Get the HyperX Cloud 2 or a bit more and get the HyperX Cloud Revolver. I own the HyperX Cloud gaming headset and I was surprised at its performance compared to my Sennheiser Gamer Zero and Sennheiser 598se


http://www.pcgamer.com/the-best-gaming-headsets/
Edited by kornedbeefy - 10/25/17 at 6:40pm
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Honestly everything mentioned in this thread has really poor sound quality, though at least some of them like the HyperX Cloud II have a decent mic. I use the HyperX Cloud II daily just as a work headset, but I've done a lot more with it and holy hell does it sound bad. Worst sounding headphone I've heard in years, falling gravely short of even the Audio Technica ATH-M40X and getting completely crushed by my Sennheiser HD 598 Cs (let alone the headphones I've owned in the past).

Get a Sennheiser HD 559 or HD 558 and a separate mic, either a desk microphone or something that attaches to the headphone itself if you need, like the cheap Zalman one or the AntLion ModMic. The sound quality of either of these is so far above the aforementioned gaming headsets that it is hard to fathom. You'll be blown away.
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Honestly everything mentioned in this thread has really poor sound quality, though at least some of them like the HyperX Cloud II have a decent mic. I use the HyperX Cloud II daily just as a work headset, but I've done a lot more with it and holy hell does it sound bad. Worst sounding headphone I've heard in years, falling gravely short of even the Audio Technica ATH-M40X and getting completely crushed by my Sennheiser HD 598 Cs (let alone the headphones I've owned in the past).

Get a Sennheiser HD 559 or HD 558 and a separate mic, either a desk microphone or something that attaches to the headphone itself if you need, like the cheap Zalman one or the AntLion ModMic. The sound quality of either of these is so far above the aforementioned gaming headsets that it is hard to fathom. You'll be blown away.

I might try these out once my current pair dies. Been looking for something that has some good sound quality without breaking the bank.
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I would get the Sennheiser HD 598's in a heartbeat if it was in my budget lol
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