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Best gaming headset for under $100

post #1 of 11
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I know you can do this ocn, gaming headset with mic for under $100. gogogo!
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post #2 of 11
the combo with zalman clip mic if you got a sound card

or for 10$ more this is the one i got i really like them

if you want usb id probyl go http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826816001
Edited by knoxy_14 - 2/1/11 at 10:09pm
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post #3 of 11

the creative arena is very good imo and is 67 on amazon (99 on newegg)
her is the link

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Originally Posted by Reload_X View Post
the creative arena is very good imo and is 67 on amazon (99 on newegg)
her is the link Amazon.com: Creative Labs 51EF0180AA001 Sound Blaster Arena Surround USB Gaming Headset: Electronics
i had this one got it for 40$ big sale newegg was having they were good but made my ears sweat and after long periods of time started to make my ears hurt and i dont think i got big ears lol but they actually do sound good and another downfall they are usb no soundcard
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Originally Posted by knoxy_14 View Post
This ^

Can't get any better for $100.

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Amazon.com: Audio Technica ATH-AD700 Open-air Dynamic Audiophile Headphones: Electronics
for 10$ more this is the one i got i really like them
That's what I got. I did get it originally with the Zalman clip-on mic, but that thing sucks balls. It's cheap, and the wiring is annoying because you gotta run it along the headphone cord down to wherever your input is. The cleaning lady vacuumed one day and the cord on the mic snapped off when it got stuck in the vaccum. The ATH-AD700 cord is tough though, and that stayed on fine.

I got this: instead... works great for me.
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post #7 of 11
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Thanks everyone, so far im looking at the AD700's or the HD555's.
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post #8 of 11
I'm giving this thread a quick bump; I'm thinking about grabbing a new pair of headphones (my Carcharias doesn't really match well with Promedia speakers...), but I can't quite decide what I want. Both the HD555 and the AD700 keep coming up, any others? We really should just have one big poll
post #9 of 11
ROCCAT Kave Solid 5.1 , is difficult to find in US but it's very good one .
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post #10 of 11
+1 to the AD700 for pure gaming.
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