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post #18671 of 35418
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Originally Posted by Tjj226 Angel View Post

Please explain? The only time I have ever even heard of a bad experience with toslink is in regards to multi channel speaker setups.

From my experience (other have confirmed the same), toslink out of a PC mobo doesn't sound as good as coaxial or USB. It's usually the component put on PCs for optical out are pretty crappy. I expected to sound as good, but it just wasn't the case. It's not that audio would sound horrible, but you would never know unless you did an A/B comparison. But it could also be the mobo.

Just something to watch out for.
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post #18672 of 35418
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How about no... That mic is so overrated...

It's also a quarter of the price of the mic you linked, in Canada. Obviously if you spend 4x as much money on something you're going to get a much better product.

For the $5-10 that the Zalman goes for, it's a fine mic.
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It's also a quarter of the price of the mic you linked, in Canada. Obviously if you spend 4x as much money on something you're going to get a much better product.

For the $5-10 that the Zalman goes for, it's a fine mic.
No... Check ebay
 
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post #18674 of 35418
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Consider my interest piqued.

Might sell my ODAC as well. Really considering either a custom tube amp and keeping the ODAC or getting the WA7.
post #18675 of 35418
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Originally Posted by OC'ing Noob View Post

Might sell my ODAC as well. Really considering either a custom tube amp and keeping the ODAC or getting the WA7.

If the price is right I might get the Lyr.

Then again I just upgraded the tubes on my MKIII frown.gif
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Guys, how. Is the Plantronics gamecom 780 to you? They any better than the senny HD439?
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please recommend me a best budget headset under $50 for audiopphile and Dota 2, thanks
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post #18678 of 35418
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No... Check ebay

Still almost double the price, and you have to mod it to attach it to headphones.
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post #18679 of 35418
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I might be selling my Lyr soon.

Why?
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post #18680 of 35418
I'm not sure about you guys, but if you don't game with headphones, like me, you could just buy the Logitech USB Mic...even with gaming with headphones on, the Mic is perfect.
Only problem is that if you want to forcefully record your sound whilst gaming (live commentary) then sure get a headset.
Other than that, I've never seen why people want to mod or buy headsets? Someone enlighten me
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