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post #11 of 20
if ur on a budget:

Zalman ZM-RS6F+M Real Surround Sound Headphones

i just got these and they're fantastic
    
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Well the ATH-A500 has the best frequency response, 5-30,000 Hz. And the iCEMAT looks better and is cheaper and comes with a mic. But the Sennheiser PC 166 has the 360 gaming thing plus mic on boom and good reviews. The Zalman ZM-RS6F+M seems pretty good with real 5.1 surround, they just look a little goofy.

I think I'm leaning toward the Zalman, they look promising and have the 5.1 surround sound and seem big enough to be noise-canceling, not to mention cheaper.
    
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Correct me if I'm mistaken but, I thought that 5.1 Headphones are pointless.
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post #14 of 20
the Zalman dont noise cancell that great
but its ok
i guess its personal opinion, all down to ur choice now dude.
    
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Originally Posted by FaLLeNAn9eL View Post
Correct me if I'm mistaken but, I thought that 5.1 Headphones are pointless.
That I am not sure of, anyone have an article or something that explains that?
    
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post #16 of 20
5.1 headphones are always crap compared to a stereo headset. If you want a good, yet somewhat cheap pair of headphones, try these
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...6391&Tpk=hd515
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post #17 of 20
5.1 headphones are a large gimic, stereo are much better.

I would, as others, recommend the A500, the A500 A700 A900 series are one of the best series as gamings is concerned.

Don't get the Icemats...
    
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post #18 of 20
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Ok, thanks for all your input I think I'll purchase the ATH-A500 then. It does have the best frequency response and seems like a very high quality set of headphones.
    
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post #19 of 20
The A500 has been the best recommendation here so far. BTW, advertised frequency response means absolutely nothing.
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@003
depends on your needs really.....
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