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I will be using it to play music, GAMES!!, and movies.

Please feel free to hate on me for being a noob to this thing, but answer my question lol.

I was looking at the g390 and love it's wireless capability, but wireless comes at a cost to music performance I would assume, it also comes with 7.1 surround, which is awesome, but people mock it and call it a gimmick, so I really don't know...

I prefer logitech because they always allow returns, they seem pretty awesome, not to mention I have the G15 keyboard, and the G500 mouse, a Logitech mic, everything lol.

So, what are your opinions on a great overall headset for music, GAMES, and movies? I will have this thing on my head all day...
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Heard some great reviews about the corsair hs1 but not sure how it feels on head.

Hope i helped!
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What kind of music and how important are soundstage (gives the ability to pinpoint sounds around you) and bass to you?
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Music: All kinds, except rap, hiphop, and country. Right now I am listening to deadmau5 only, 2 days ago I was listening to Ziggy Marley, I am too diverse!

If I had 100 points to spend:
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I really don't understand Bass, I don't love it, but I guess out of a hundred

I would give Soundstage 75, and bass 25.

or maybe 70-30.

Ty for explaining soundstage, would of had me lost.

Right now I am listening to:


Not from youtube, from my albums but still same song less quality on youtube.
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Mmmh... normally people would recommend the AD700 for its great soundstage, but even if you rated bass at "30" I don't think they're suited at all to some of your music (that clip in particular sounds FLAT on AD700, but ziggy marley would be ok).
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budget?
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No, not the most bass heavy cans out there, but they're fanastic.

Edit: forgot to add the perfect mic. for it:

Edited by Mongol - 1/19/11 at 11:06am
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Sennheiser. Pure win.
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Originally Posted by JedixJarf View Post
I own these still. Only benefit: you can use them on 360/PS3 as well as PC.

Otherwise the 595's trump them in sound quality.
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