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Don't want a headset, I like my ATH-A700's just fine. What I do need is a microphone I can use while gaming, mainly for TF2 or other source-based games.

Can be stand-up or clip on, though I found my zalman clip-on got in the way at times.

Thanks!
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you live in whistler?!?!!

you must be rich....
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Originally Posted by subliminally incorrect View Post
you live in whistler?!?!!

you must be rich....
...Or a snowboard nut with friends out here that could use the help with rent
I do miss CanadaComputers.. I had one just around the corner in North York, I don't think there is a west coast alternative, and I hate the source/futureshop/bestbuy..
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A lot of people just use the Logitech desktop mics.
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go to ncix stores.
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post #6 of 10
Bump.

I'm looking for the same thing. I picked up a Zalman Zm-Mic1, but it doesn't attach itself to anything really well. Now I'm looking at lavalier mics, like the ATR-35, but I don't want to just keep buying mics hoping that one works out
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I'd suggest a Labtec LVA-7330 if you can find one. You'll have to break the headset peice off of it, and use Velcro to attach it to your headset. Works beautifully though on a proper set of cans. That's what I did .
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post #8 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by EGOvoruhk View Post
I picked up a Zalman Zm-Mic1
That is what I used, but it doesn't work anymore because the cord got frayed on my desk and it just makes a loud static noise whenever I try to speak through it.

They are really good though, and cheap if I remember right.

The only problem they have is if your headphones have a really thin cord, then it won't clip on right... but you could always stick something in between the cord and it.
post #9 of 10

This clips to your shirt or whatever instead of your headphone cable, if you prefer it that way.
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post #10 of 10

I've heard good things about the ZALMAN ZM-MIC1 from folks here on OCN.





EDIT: This does come with a long cord if you need to plug in from the back. The picture above shows it clipped to the cable of a headset.
Edited by bfe_vern - 2/6/11 at 11:25am
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