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[AVGUIDE] Turtle Beach Ear Force DSS Enables 7.1-Channel Sound from Headphones

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a 7.1 channel Dolby surround sound processor that delivers full, immersive surround sound through any stereo headset.
http://www.avguide.com/article/turtl...und-headphones

Seems cool. I've always been skeptical of surround sound headphones, but since this is surround processing from a dedicated source..
I won't be ready to commit my faith until I see a few reviews.
    
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lol im going to say this. Turtle Beach is a joke...
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lol im going to say this. Turtle Beach is a joke...
Not really.

Sure the high-end uber audiophile? Sure, I could see that statement. But Turtle Beach isn't aimed towards the uber audiophile.

I have the HPA2s and they are freakin' awesome for my uses. The base delivery is great, and the 5.1 surround sound quality it perfect for the price I paid for them.
    
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I used to have a 5.1 Turtle Beach headset. It was terrible, and it broke within a month after light use.
    
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I used to have a 5.1 Turtle Beach headset. It was terrible, and it broke within a month after light use.
I had those same ones. They were extremely tight and uncomfortable.

Surround sound headphones have, and always will be a joke.
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Creative Fata1ity MKII, removable mic and they lay FLAT!!!! tie in with Xfi and the positional audio is far better than any 5.1 headphone setup.
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Its not a pair of headphones, its a usb device like a usb sound card. Which works with any headphone.
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you say 7.1, where's the sub?
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you say 7.1, where's the sub?
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