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Don't forget a good sound card.
I just brought Asus Xonar DG last week.
When play MW2, BC2, Arma2:OA, I'm waiting for enemies coming to me at the corner of the walls
Sound direction already much clear than my onboard sound card.
Even I'm using a $30 Logitech clearchat.
Can't imagine when I have extra $$ to buy a better one
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post #22 of 37
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Originally Posted by magna224 View Post
I have some razer carcharias and they are the best headset I have ever owned so it is all I can really suggest, they might not be amazing but it might be worth taking a look at.
I had these too but the left speakers stopped working after a few months. I dunno if this is an isolated case, but my razer keyboard broke after a few months as well.

Ended up buying a Logitech G19 keyboard and the Audio-Technica M50. Read the reviews for yourself; they made me buy them

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post #23 of 37
I'd just attach a string on two boom boxes from the 80s and strap it on my head.

DT990s don't sound like good gaming headphones btw and the M50s aren't recommended for gaming neither.

Lots of bad suggestions in this thread imo, but then again I don't think I've seen the OP clarify on what his budget is or what type of gaming he's doing or if he listens to music and if he plans to buy a soundcard.
Edited by Simca - 3/9/11 at 7:09am
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post #24 of 37

I have a pair of Ice Mat's (the company before they were Steel Series), and they are still awesome. They're open, and have decent sound quality. I'm not going to say they're the best, because I use my HD595's most of the time, but they are awesome cans with a built in, concealable mic.
    
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post #25 of 37
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Well everyone. I went and bought a pair of these


After reading a ton of user reviews I grabbed them, so let the criticism begin ! I look into getting maybe a pair of JVC headphones but I couldnt find a clip on mic to mount on them anywhere!

These should suit my needs perfectly, i got them for 110 bucks.
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Well everyone. I went and bought a pair of these

Amazon.com: Logitech Wireless Gaming Headset G930 with 7.1 Surround Sound: Electronics

After reading a ton of user reviews I grabbed them, so let the criticism begin ! I look into getting maybe a pair of JVC headphones but I couldnt find a clip on mic to mount on them anywhere!

These should suit my needs perfectly, i got them for 110 bucks.
I'm sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you.
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1) ask for advice
2) ignore advice
3) lol?
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post #28 of 37
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Originally Posted by Simca View Post
I'd just attach a string on two boom boxes from the 80s and strap it on my head.

DT990s don't sound like good gaming headphones btw and the M50s aren't recommended for gaming neither.

Lots of bad suggestions in this thread imo, but then again I don't think I've seen the OP clarify on what his budget is or what type of gaming he's doing or if he listens to music and if he plans to buy a soundcard.
the DT990 are great gaming headphones tbh. the DT880 are slightly better but the DT990 is far from crap in terms of gaming when properly amped.
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1) ask for advice
2) ignore advice
3) lol?
lol, agreed
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the DT990 are great gaming headphones tbh. the DT880 are slightly better but the DT990 is far from crap in terms of gaming when properly amped.
I don't know. All my friends say the DT990s are just too boomy for gaming. Maybe it's their preference as opposed to actual sound stage.

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lol, agreed
That's how it works sometimes lol. They come in with something in mind and are just looking for justification to get whatever they had in mind.
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