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Well, I'd say get her AD-700s for the following reason.

1) They're purple

2) They're really big, so it won't mess up her hair as bad as other pairs of headphones.

3) They're like the most recommended headphones for gaming.

4) They're cheap.

But if you really want a headset, maybe she can try PC350s.
yeah and the only way to recomend stuff is to go by what EVERYBODY else recommends. have you forgotten sennehisers high end offerings or are you like the corsair fanboys? lmao
 
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AD-700 are imo too big for women
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Just say NO to USB headphones. Unless you have a very strange fetish that involves lots of sucking.
Could you be more elaborate on your hate for USB headsets?

My Audio FX use their own Sound drivers and run USB, I Prefer the USB with their own drivers since I can output certain sounds to the on board, like music and movies to speakers, while still being able to use the headsets for certain games. Which without those types of headsets would require another sound card?

I will take a look at these suggestions later this evening. I had tried the Plantronics 7.1s about 8 months ago I was not impressed and ended up just replacing my Audio FX 5.1s after breaking the ear piece off (I hang them up now instead of throwing them down)
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yeah and the only way to recomend stuff is to go by what EVERYBODY else recommends. have you forgotten sennehisers high end offerings or are you like the corsair fanboys? lmao
Have you not looked at the OPs requirement? He can't spend over 250. Other than the 598s, what Sennheiser "High End" headphones are you looking at that can suit his needs? On top of that the 598s are over 2.5x more expensive than the AD700s. Are you daft? Stop posting in the sound section. Your troll posts are unhelpful and add nothing to this thread. You are in no way helping the OP.

Did I recommend them because EVERYBODY else recommends them, or did I recommend them because I use them and enjoy them and they are excellent gaming headphones? Use your brain you silly troll. Go back to Off Topic where you're more useful being a clown.

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AD-700 are imo too big for women
They're too big for anyone really, but that adds to the comfort and also leads to less hair messups.

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Originally Posted by NitroNarcosis View Post
Could you be more elaborate on your hate for USB headsets?

My Audio FX use their own Sound drivers and run USB, I Prefer the USB with their own drivers since I can output certain sounds to the on board, like music and movies to speakers, while still being able to use the headsets for certain games. Which without those types of headsets would require another sound card?

I will take a look at these suggestions later this evening. I had tried the Plantronics 7.1s about 8 months ago I was not impressed and ended up just replacing my Audio FX 5.1s after breaking the ear piece off (I hang them up now instead of throwing them down)
USB headsets typically use their own sound cards which are almost always inferior to the onboard solution. So if you have a sound card or simply even onboard and an analog solution, it's always better than using a USB headset.
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OP, what type of games does she play? PC or console? Going to be used for music too?

Very important questions.
post #16 of 18
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PC only, FPS and MMO. Music will be played through her normal speakers. That's why I had the preference for USB.

Sorry Guys I got caught up in work stuff. I will reply to most of the suggestions so far this weekend.
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3) They're like the most recommended headphones for gaming.
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Did I recommend them because EVERYBODY else recommends them, or did I recommend them because I use them and enjoy them and they are excellent gaming headphones? Use your brain you silly troll. Go back to Off Topic where you're more useful being a clown.

Looks to me like the former, bro.
    
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Looks to me like the former, bro.
No. 3 was to ensure him that others in THIS community are for the headphones, but were not the REASON behind me offering them up as a suggestion. It was used to simply put his mind at ease in his choosing of the headphones.

Bro.
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