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Originally Posted by chinesekiwi View Post
if you require it for gaming as well, then the Alienware Ozma 5. The XB700 are bad for gaming. the Ozma 5 suits all your needs well including looks. the XB700 would be more comfortable though.
Why are the XB700s bad for gaming?

I'm finding mine great, although I'm not a complete soundwhore.

The ONLY thing I dislike about my XB-700s is the cable length, since they're not really designed for PCs the cable is quite short so that it doesn't knot - although the flat design stops it from knotting anyway.

It's only about 1.2m long.
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the bass interferes with the mids, that's means you won't hear as easily footsteps and speech over the explosions.
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To the OP:

I have nothing really to offer as far as advice goes on this. Just wanted to say that I love your avatar. CoB ftw

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I have nothing really to offer as far as advice goes on this. Just wanted to say that I love your avatar. CoB ftw

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the bass interferes with the mids, that's means you won't hear as easily footsteps and speech over the explosions.
Hmmm....this confuses me even more lol! I really dont know what to buy know...
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post #26 of 46
My vote is on some Grado sr60is or sr80is The 60s will set ya back 80 bucks

had to add to confuse you some more
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post #27 of 46
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I once burst out laughing at someone wearing beats.

Then I put my K518's on and walked past.

On topic, why don't you pick up a pair of JVC HARX700's and a Zalman ZM-Mic1, the mic is a clip on mic that you can put on your sweater or the headphone cable, both of these combined are a deadly combination for gaming.

You might also consider the Sennheiser HD201's, cheap as anything but also a great entry level pair of cans, for both music and gaming!
This! I'm using HD201s now and they are better than my G35 in sound quality.
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This! I'm using HD201s now and they are better than my G35 in sound quality.
Seriously? Because those headphones are only 20$...Maybe I could afford something even better.
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post #29 of 46
why not some ad-700s
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i got steelseries Siberia's V and they are awesome, full cover, mean bass which is good for me as i listening to drum and bass and electronic, trust me, i tried 595 and mine, not much difference and normal volume, just 595 and clear as at higher volumes, but then that just gets too loud for ur ears. The siberias IMO look dope as well, just my 2 cents worth
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