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Hi, check my sig.

It sounds like you may want HD 280s. The soundstage isnt as closed as people say, I have a great feel of people around me in CoD Black Ops.

The bass really shines when you EQ and power it with an amp or something with an amp in it like a stereo receiver.

If you can, I would look at the Audio Technica M50 if you can get it cheap enough to match your budget.

Also, in the future if you're looking for pure gaming advantage, the Audio Technica AD700 is what you want or Beyerdynamic DT 990, but that costs a bit more.
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post #22 of 31
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Best of both worlds...hm...Sennheiser HD800 . Ultrasone has some good headphones, same with denon. Audiotechnica too. It's so hard to choose these days.
You're talking out of your ass, check the OP's budget and I doubt you can afford those headphones in the first place.
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post #23 of 31
Look into the Shure SRH440 or the bassier Alienware Ozma 5 (OEM'ed Ultrasone HFI-550 / HFI-580)

http://cgi.ebay.com/Alienware-OZMA-5...#ht_2457wt_902
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Thank you all for the comments, links and suggestions! I always get great feed back from everyone which is why it probably makes it harder to buy! haha! Rep to all !
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post #25 of 31
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Just an update - I finally decided and ordered my headset. I went with Audio Technica ATH-M50s, it was right at my budget and costed 119.00 on B&H (http://www.bhphotovideo.com). I also got the zalman mic to go with it from Amazon.

Thanks again for all the help =D I look forward for my first good headset !
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post #26 of 31
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Just an update - I finally decided and ordered my headset. I went with Audio Technica ATH-M50s, it was right at my budget and costed 119.00 on B&H (bad link removed). I also got the zalman mic to go with it from Amazon.

Thanks again for all the help =D I look forward for my first good headset !
Be sure to come back and write a personal review!
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Be sure to come back and write a personal review!
Will do for sure!
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post #28 of 31
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Just an update - I finally decided and ordered my headset. I went with Audio Technica ATH-M50s, it was right at my budget and costed 119.00 on B&H (bad link removed). I also got the zalman mic to go with it from Amazon.

Thanks again for all the help =D I look forward for my first good headset !
Glad you went with my recommendation . Same setup I have, you won't be disappointed. Btw do you have a sound card? It makes a world of a difference.
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^^ No sound card yet... you guys keep making me spend my monies on PC stuff !!! hahah
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Thats the point of OCN!!!
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