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post #1 of 11
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Well one of the speakers in my current headset stopped working.

I use them primarily for gaming so id really prefer a headset vs headphones+mic

However i think i am not going to go usb this time to allow for a soundcard upgrade in the future.

So theres my question... what is the best headset on newegg.. or anywhere else online thats reputable?

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post #2 of 11
no one agrees with me but take a look at the razer barracuda i own them myself and their great. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Tpk=barracuda
Edited by wildfire99 - 5/20/08 at 3:50pm
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Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by DUNC4N View Post
i kinda want to just go with a headset, not headphones +mic
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post #5 of 11
I understand, and was in your shoes at one time.

However you can get any one of these http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...tk=&srchInDesc= and never be limited to the quality that your typical headset can provide.

I got one of these http://www.andreaelectronics.com/buy...beam_Array.htm sitting on my monitor, and it works great.

I'll never go back!

Just trying to help, because I was there to at one time.
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post #6 of 11
yeah headphones + clip on mic >>>> then headset...

I was there one time too, with the whole 5.1 headset and all...

my earforce 2s (the 5.1 headset I bought) sit on the shelf collecting dust, and all I use now are my HD555s or AD700s... sooo much better believe me, but if your budget is tight, then just go with a basic platronics headset or logitech
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post #7 of 11
If you want a headset, then I would recommend the Creative Fatal1ty headset.

Otherwise, A700's with a clip-on mic.
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post #8 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
If you want a headset, then I would recommend the Creative Fatal1ty headset.

Otherwise, A700's with a clip-on mic.
A700 + Zalman clip-on is what I am using and it is amazing.
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post #9 of 11
Steelseries or Sennheisers.
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Sennheiser PC350 (don't know if newegg has them though)
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