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He wants to spend $250 for new headphones/amp/Zalman mic.

His sound card is the Creative X-Fi Titanium.

For gaming/music(dubstep, DnB, bit of everything).

He's used to extreme comfort, so anything less than extremely comfortable won't be satisfying probably.
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50 + +
or he could get A40 Audio System (see [H] review)
Edited by SZayat - 1/24/11 at 9:28pm
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Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
Coincidently he already has the A40 system...lol.
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bump.

He's saying he really wants a headset rather than headphones. Would the PC350's be a good choice? I've heard great things.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Confessed View Post
bump.

He's saying he really wants a headset rather than headphones. Would the PC350's be a good choice? I've heard great things.
overpriced crap. a headset carry a massive premium over a headphone + separate mic setup. I can easily make a kickass combo if they forgo the boom mic part.
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Coincidently he already has the A40 system...lol.
whats wrong with his A40's?
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whats wrong with his A40's?
He says that he has to get replacement cords a lot and the mic has issues.

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Originally Posted by chinesekiwi View Post
overpriced crap. a headset carry a massive premium over a headphone + separate mic setup. I can easily make a kickass combo if they forgo the boom mic part.
Well is there an alternative to the Zalman clip on? He really wants something that is very similar to a standard mic that would be on a headset.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Confessed View Post
bump.

He's saying he really wants a headset rather than headphones. Would the PC350's be a good choice? I've heard great things.
I've hear some pretty good reviews for those as well.

I've owned a number of sennheiser cans and they've all performed admirably.
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