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Icemat Siberia's I owned a while back, And I tested my friends 5.1 Alienware headphones a couple times.. they sound great
Meh, whatever suits your ears. I just can't stand for anything less than my ATH a700's muhahahahahah.
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Meh, whatever suits your ears. I just can't stand for anything less than my ATH a700's muhahahahahah.
I already have a pair of Bose.. I am content with my sound quality - now will you focus on the fact that IM USING THESE FOR GAMING GOD DAMNIT
    
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Well, does it seal out any noise at all with the cushion?
Mine did a really good job of blocking outside noise.
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I already have a pair of Bose.. I am content with my sound quality - now will you focus on the fact that IM USING THESE FOR GAMING GOD DAMNIT
Hah, so you think A500's can't game..... you have much to learn.
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Hah, so you think A500's can't game..... you have much to learn.
Oh my god when will you stop. I want to get the 3D positional aspect of these headphones. These retarded 5.1 'emulating' softwares dont make a difference.

They are fine for gaming... Im doing so with a pair of Bose headphones right now, it sounds great but if I hear footsteps to my left.... thats all I know. Look left, not infront or behind...


Do my headache a favor, Dont post in this thread again - you are way off topic.
    
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Xfree, if you're certain you want 5.1 then there really is no stopping you...but as an owner of the ATH-A500....they're awesome....I'm a CS:S player and I know EXACTLY where the guy is at...

2.1 > all...

I wouldn't trust turtle beach though...
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Hmm :/ all this talk of 5.1 being so inferior makes me wonder Is it worth the money... I already have a 5.1 surround system@500W and a pair of bose headphones that are working well for me... I figure 5.1 would be better for FPS's.... am I just gimmicking myself or is there a real advantage with 5.1? -_- I really think there is considering the tests I have done but damn if some are so against it.... is there something that I dont understand?
    
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Hmm :/ all this talk of 5.1 being so inferior makes me wonder Is it worth the money... I already have a 5.1 surround system@500W and a pair of bose headphones that are working well for me... I figure 5.1 would be better for FPS's.... am I just gimmicking myself or is there a real advantage with 5.1? -_- I really think there is considering the tests I have done but damn if some are so against it.... is there something that I dont understand?
5.1 headphones are a gimmick. They have worse sound quality than comparably priced stereo headphones, and the positional audio is not better.

You want good 5.1 surround sound, get a good 5.1 speaker system. You want good headphones for gaming, stick with stereo.
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