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Originally Posted by Mahther;13467267 
Hey guys, I'm looking for a pair of gaming headphones (with or without mic, I have a clip on somewhere in the house) under $200. I'm pretty far away from my roommate, so opened or closed isn't a HUGE factor, though my preference would be opened.

I usually, well, only, play fps's and I listen to rock, so I don't need anything too demanding for music.

Thanks!

Yeah I concur with the above suggestion, AD700 will fit your needs and it's relatively inexpensive.
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Originally Posted by Iceman23;13467352 
Do you have a soundcard already? If not, anything you get will be severely gimped with onboard. Do you care about bass for music? Audio Technica AD-700s are the almost universal recommendation for a gaming headphone in this price range. They just aren't the greatest for music if you're into bass (they are very bass light). Their soundstage and positional capabilities are unmatched for the price however.

Nope, I don't have a soundcard, sadly. The AD700s seem to suit my needs, what kind of soundcard do you recommend I get along with the 700s?
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Originally Posted by Mahther;13469619 
Nope, I don't have a soundcard, sadly. The AD700s seem to suit my needs, what kind of soundcard do you recommend I get along with the 700s?

Sticking with the original budget - $100 for Ad700 I would go with this:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16829102024

Generally, go creative for gaming and asus for music.
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Originally Posted by Iceman23;13469770 
Sticking with the original budget - $100 for Ad700 I would go with this:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16829102024

Generally, go creative for gaming and asus for music.

Awesome, that's super helpful. I think I'm going to get them, my ears have felt so bare without any decent audio for the past few weeks tongue.gif
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Interesting.

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Does this mod [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvQ8PzBrHXE[/ame] really improve the quality of the headphones?
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