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Hey audio experts,

So I would like some really great sounding headphones. Something to really help me immerse even more when I'm gaming or listening to music. Right now, I got a Razer Carcharias. It's nice, but I'm sure there is better.

The only requirement is that it needs a mic. I understand that might severely limit my options, but any time I'm on the computer, I'm also in Vent.

Any suggestions? I have an unlimited budget (let's stick to, say.. under ~$700).

Thanks!
Edited by Plex - 3/24/11 at 8:31am
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Sennheiser PC360

A friend has a pair of these and they are very nice. I don't know how it compares to what you already have but these things are great.
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Logitech G35 here amazing in gaming and music !

Logitech G35 tour

and here is it in newegg
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-281-_-Product
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Sennheiser PC360

A friend has a pair of these and they are very nice. I don't know how it compares to what you already have but these things are great.
Oh hey, those look nice! I will look into them. They're only $250, so that's good. They're currently out-of-stock on the Egg right now until 4/08.
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G 35's all the way, I went from a set of Turtle Beach x11's (previous xbox fan boi until I found the right path of pc gaming lol) to a set G 35's. The difference is amazing!
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Do you mind separate mic? like clip-on mic?
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post #7 of 44
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Hm, I'll check out the G35 too, as per your guys' suggestions. Though I'm not too sure it's much different than what I have right now! I know price isn't everything, but the G35 is only $100 and I am looking for like, a maximum quality headset. I believe the Logitech is high-quality, but is it the highest?
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Do you mind separate mic? like clip-on mic?
I'd prefer it to be attached... I know that's sort of shooting myself in the foot as far as headsets go, just because there are way more high-quality options with just the headphones. If the clip-on attaches in a way that's snug and I never really need to ever take it off, I would totally consider that. Especially if the separate headphones without the mic are that much better.
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I'll check it out, thanks.

I expected headphones to be way more expensive than this. I was ready to drop an easy $500 or something .
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