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I'm looking for a good headset(with mic) for my PC. Which would be best for ventrilo and css? USB or Audio input/output?

Budget: 35$(exclude tax+shipping). Don't want one of those bulky ones.

Any Suggestions?
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don't get usb! unless you have an extremely bad sound card, which you don't.

think there's a guide on good headsets around here if i can find it...
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Icemats...... enough said
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Originally Posted by Papa.Smurf View Post
don't get usb! unless you have an extremely bad sound card, which you don't.

think there's a guide on good headsets around here if i can find it...
I thought that guide was for headphones...and that's gonna be out of his price range.

To the OP, just grab one of those logitech headsets. They aren't great...at all..but they're in your budget, and are lightweight.

http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_ss_gw...eadset&x=0&y=0

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Icemats...... enough said
I would have suggested those, as they were my very first headset for css, and served me well, but they are out of his price range.
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iv heard great things about the Sennheiser PC 150's think they used to be around 40 bucks, cant find any for sale though
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!!!CAUTION OVERBUDGET!!!

CyberSnipa SONAR.... 8 speaker 5.1 surround sound
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