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anyone? i want to know the answer >.<
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post #12 of 19
From what I hear for games.
It makes normal head phones sound close to surround headphones using some of the options available.
So I would just get VERY good non surround headphones.
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post #13 of 19
Nothing but true surround sound will give you surround sound but if your asking if the xfi will make it sound better over virtual surround sound versus say a audigy 2 zs yes it will it has better all around sound quality definately.
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didnt i send you some headset links under 90 in your last thread?
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post #15 of 19
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Originally Posted by Ares545
i just found earbuds??

and plz NOT i repeat NOT USB.... i'm getting the xfi sound card , i cannot have USB.

Also, with the steelpad 5h not being surround sound but "virtual" surround sound does that mean the xfi won't make it sound a whole lot better?
Seriously Its not hard to see what he is asking for. Here is a review on a good pair. http://www.overclockersclub.com/revi...onesreview.php

Not sure where to buy them though.
post #16 of 19
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... i 'm getting the xfi, no usb please ><
hehe Sorry Ares, didn't realise. Didn't really know what xfi was so.... For somthing that isn't usb....no clue... :/ after work Ill call a friend and ask him. He many know somthing good for you (hes as sound guru)
    
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Plantronics absolutely dominate the competition. The sennheiser pc160SK headset model is nice, and it uses a sound card directly however you may/may not find it comfortable. I had to return mine shortly after purchasing them because they pinched my ears too tight

However when I did wear them I heard everything, and my voice was crystal clear.
    
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post #18 of 19
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Plantronics absolutely dominate the competition. The sennheiser pc160SK headset model is nice, and it uses a sound card directly however you may/may not find it comfortable. I had to return mine shortly after purchasing them because they pinched my ears too tight

However when I did wear them I heard everything, and my voice was crystal clear.
yeh....I am sure I am going to be told by my friend to tell you to get a Plantronics headset...he sold me on mine....because I was too cheap to buy a real sound card
    
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post #19 of 19
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Originally Posted by Elyaas
yeh....I am sure I am going to be told by my friend to tell you to get a Plantronics headset...he sold me on mine....because I was too cheap to buy a real sound card
Yeah, even the low end plantronics are better than you need. The audio 90's absolutely obliterate, the higher model sounds a bit better, and is loads more comfortable!
    
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