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So will any mic... Unless you have a problem with wind inside your house and you buy one of those windproof bluetooth headsets...
I tend to disagree..the Zalman is significantly more sensitive than any other microphone I've ever used..

That being said, it is pretty clear and the background noise is easily negated by your voice when you speak
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I tend to disagree..the Zalman is significantly more sensitive than any other microphone I've ever used..

That being said, it is pretty clear and the background noise is easily negated by your voice when you speak
Fair enough, can't you set a specific noise level where the mic engages with audio cards? Also, wicked avatar, I love Skrillex. I saw him last month with mt eden (also awesome)
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narrowed down the 2 choices.
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AD700 without a doubt.. The 555 > 595 mod doesnt even matter. The AD700 is better than the 595 stock. The 700s soundstage is wider anyway.
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post #15 of 20
Google "hd555 vs AD700", there's several different forum threads already on this subject and some good points put forward. If you really can't decide, try head-fi.org
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I'll act like I haven't seen this exact post/question 50 times in the past 8 weeks.

ad700s are probably one of my favorite pairs of headphones under $250. Sort of my "go-to" set for all purpose needs.

I find them superior to the 555/595s. (I've had both HD555s and HD600s.) Even bought a second pair after my sisters dog ate my first set. (I love when people leave doors open that i close on purpose.)
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I pick the AD700s
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I'll act like I haven't seen this exact post/question 50 times in the past 8 weeks.

ad700s are probably one of my favorite pairs of headphones under $250. Sort of my "go-to" set for all purpose needs.

I find them superior to the 555/595s. (I've had both HD555s and HD600s.) Even bought a second pair after my sisters dog ate my first set. (I love when people leave doors open that i close on purpose.)
you need some better dog training
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I'll act like I haven't seen this exact post/question 50 times in the past 8 weeks.

ad700s are probably one of my favorite pairs of headphones under $250. Sort of my "go-to" set for all purpose needs.

I find them superior to the 555/595s. (I've had both HD555s and HD600s.) Even bought a second pair after my sisters dog ate my first set. (I love when people leave doors open that i close on purpose.)
originally it was about what headset i could get that not usb and include a mic.
DT880 600ohm was in it before, but after all the thinking narrowed it down to 555 and AD700
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just ordered the a700 nad a logitech usb mic. =)
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