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anyone have these? I need to know if they seal out some/any ambient noise
    
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You would be better off getting some ATH a500's or AD500s for that price and then get a cheap zalman mic for $5.

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5.1 noooo
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5.1 noooo
Yeah after I really started looking at those turtlebeaches I noticed 5.1. I sighed

But yeah 5.1 headphones= epic phail.
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What is wrong with 5.1? Put aside the 'sound quality' as I see no difference with the pairs I have tested and previously owned
    
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What is wrong with 5.1? Put aside the 'sound quality' as I see no difference with the pairs I have tested and previously owned
What pairs did you test?

and no, you can't put aside sound quality, that is the main thing!

EDIT: don't tell me your $100 bose IEM's. ROFL
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What pairs did you test?

and no, you can't put aside sound quality, that is the main thing!
Icemat Siberia's I owned a while back, And I tested my friends 5.1 Alienware headphones a couple times.. they sound great
    
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I have these headphones and I love them

I especially like that 5.1

They don't seal out ambient noise because the ear pads are cushion. I like it because I don't have to take off my headphones to actually talk to people.
 
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I owned the precursors to those headphones and they were excellent for gaming. They can't match the sound quality that my Grados have but they have a much larger sound stage and are certainly better for first person shooters.
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post #10 of 31
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I have these headphones and I love them

I especially like that 5.1

They don't seal out ambient noise because the ear pads are cushion. I like it because I don't have to take off my headphones to actually talk to people.
Well, does it seal out any noise at all with the cushion?
    
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