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Sennheiser eH250 or Icemat Siberia's?

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Which are the better headset? I already have the Icemats, but i was thinking of buying the eH250's if they are better. My brother needs a headset so i would give him my Icemats.

I am mainly interested in strong bass feedback and overall sound quality. Which are the better headset?

Rep+ for quality answers because i have no clue about headsets what so ever
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Generally the icemats and the steelseries headsets get the best reviews, but as I don't own any of them, I am unsure. If I were you I would buy the Senns try them out, and personally decide which were better based on your preferences, and then hand the losing headset to your brother...
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Generally the icemats and the steelseries headsets get the best reviews, but as I don't own any of them, I am unsure. If I were you I would buy the Senns try them out, and personally decide which were better based on your preferences, and then hand the losing headset to your brother...
Well he wouldn't want to buy the Sennheiser, and if they were worse, just give them to his brother. But like Hellscream said, buy the Senns, try them out, and if they work out, give the Icemats to little guy, and if they don't, return them.

The EH250 have a lower impedence in Ohms at 32, whereas the Icemats are at 40. The EH250 would give more bass and punch cause of the lower frequency response down to 14Hz, and the Siberia's that you've experience stop at 18Hz.. Some say that's better for gaming as they like more bass. The EH250 are closed headphones and again most people like closed headphones better for gaming as they hear ambient noise better and more clear.

As I stated, I would have to try them out first to see if they truly are better for gaming. Hope that helps.
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Well i wouldn't be 'giving' him them. He is going to buy them off me But yea, i wasn't sure which ones to get.

I am buying them regardless because he is having either of them. So i guess i could just try them out and refuse to give him them if i like em
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Heheh good plan
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