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Originally Posted by goat;12355742 
It's entirely your choice, but just be aware that you are sacrificing a lot of sound quality by going with a headset over a pair of headphones.

It has more to do with the design rather than it being a headset.
post #12 of 24
Someone already recommended the JVC RX700s. These are.easily the best cans under $50.
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I bought a pair of Turtle beach HPA2 from geeks.com and enjoy them. I really enjoy the bass they provide.

http://www.geeks.com/details.asp?InvtId=0FX021
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Amazon.com: Creative Labs 51MZ0310AA005 HS-800 Fatal1ty Gaming Headset (Black): Electronics

I had one it's ok, the best gaming headset I've had for $40.
This by far. Once my pair dies I will pick up another to replace it.

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A lot of people were saying it is uncomfortable, do you think it is uncomfortable? The only thing I have to compare them with are my old Turtle Beach X3's that got uncomfortable sometimes but most of the time they were fine.
No they are no uncomfortable. They are very nice and fit around your ears not on them.
post #15 of 24
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I was thinking I could also get the HS 980's because my mom decided to pitch in some money. What do you guys think? I now have a budget of around $80 but the lower the better.
    
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post #17 of 24
Headphones. JVC HA-RX700s. $50 Look no further. Don't spend 80$ just because you can. Then just use velcro to slap on a boom mic as seen here:

http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/...0-boom-mic-mod
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How about these im looking for a decent set my self
http://cgi.ebay.com/Skullcandy-Lowri...item35ae8ff52f
    
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How about these im looking for a decent set my self
http://cgi.ebay.com/Skullcandy-Lowri...item35ae8ff52f
My friend had these same ones, they are really flimsy, and he would always complain about not being able to hear voices very well over the game or the game over the voices. They broke on him in a few months.
    
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post #20 of 24
Im with those who recommended the JVC HA-RX series. Their sound reproduction is excellent for gaming and general purpose music playback. Pair it up with a lapel mic and your good to go.
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