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post #291 of 471
This needs a bump, and perhaps an update?

EDIT: Just remembered it's a sticky...should show up in the live stream though.
post #292 of 471
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Originally Posted by Aden Florian View Post
This needs a bump, and perhaps an update?

EDIT: Just remembered it's a sticky...should show up in the live stream though.
It could prolly use a nice revamp!
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post #293 of 471
Alessandro MS1-s are good for the price.

Maybe add an earphones section?
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post #294 of 471
Just a comment on the USB. Usually some USB headphones have an overall decent sound card that matches or beats onboard. Onboard is also experienced to a large mass of noise by my understanding. At least with USB you are exposed to less internal interfering from the internal componenets.

some USB soundcards (in the USB headphone) can also generate higher/better sound through software enhancements. I dunno, might just be something to point out.
post #295 of 471
The Plantronic's Audio Switcher has been deactivated on Newegg and I can't find anything comparable.

(About to checkout at Newegg and I wanted to add them in my basket.)
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post #296 of 471
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The Plantronic's Audio Switcher has been deactivated on Newegg and I can't find anything comparable.

(About to checkout at Newegg and I wanted to add them in my basket.)
I just ordered this:
Hopefully it works!
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post #297 of 471
Bought the K702's again, but this time with the FiiO E7+E9! The amp gets here today.

EDIT: Oops, thought this was headphone club.
Edited by Aden Florian - 1/6/11 at 12:10pm
post #298 of 471
Hi all.

I mostly listen to loud music while playing warcraft 3 with very low sound and chatting on Skype. So I need a good headphone for music.
But I play FPS games seriously too like CS, so the headphone have to be good in audio positioning too.
I would say I need a headphone 70% for music purposes and 30% for games.
I listen to all Metal derivatives like Heavy Metal, Metalcore, Hardcore, and Rock Punk/Pop Rock as well.

Im considering to buy a HD555 with Zalman clip mic, and need your opinion.
Im curently using my onboard Realtek card. I heard that for headphones like this, I would need a better card like a Xonar or X-fi.
What you guys have to say?

Thanks for the good guide ;D
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post #299 of 471
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Originally Posted by bodosko View Post
Hi all.

I mostly listen to loud music while playing warcraft 3 with very low sound and chatting on Skype. So I need a good headphone for music.
But I play FPS games seriously too like CS, so the headphone have to be good in audio positioning too.
I would say I need a headphone 70% for music purposes and 30% for games.
I listen to all Metal derivatives like Heavy Metal, Metalcore, Hardcore, and Rock Punk/Pop Rock as well.

Im considering to buy a HD555 with Zalman clip mic, and need your opinion.
Im curently using my onboard Realtek card. I heard that for headphones like this, I would need a better card like a Xonar or X-fi.
What you guys have to say?

Thanks for the good guide ;D
Try posting your question here:

http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...ones-club.html

Not many people follow this thread anymore. Good choice on going with the clip-on mic vs a gaming headset! Also be sure to mention your budget, I'd recommend the ATH A700 or AD700 for first pair of cans, both around $100. I have both and they are great with music and gaming. I used to play CoD competitively, and I never had to second guess what direction a sound came from. Also they don't need an amp! But a soundcard or USB DAC will improve quality over the onboard.
post #300 of 471
Thanks for your reply.

I was considering the HD555 or the AD700. But many people said that AD700 has less bass, and I forgot to mention that I like a good bass too. I hated those headphones that has more treeble and mid than bass. On an EQ it would be like this: Bass 5, Mid 2, Treeble 5.
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