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Hey all, last night an issue arose with my Razer Carcharias. I am still getting music, but any kind of voice coming out of it is nearly inaudible. Whether it is team speak, or an actors voice, any kind of voice is extremely low. I messed around with some settings, but nothing seemed to work- but my knowledge is lacking here. I plugged in a set of earbuds I had laying around and they work perfectly, so is there a setting I could be missing or did my headset just crap out on me?

If you do think my headset is broke, then it'd be great if you can suggest a new headset for me in the ~$100 range.

Also, I am using the on-board audio on my mobo if that makes any difference.

Thanks all, any help will be appreciated.
Edited by bl1nk - 4/1/11 at 1:17am
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[ame="http://www.amazon.com/eDimensional-EDI-135-Edimensional-Audiofx-Headset/dp/B000TMI0GA"]http://www.amazon.com/eDimensional-EDI-135-Edimensional-Audiofx-Headset/dp/B000TMI0GA[/ame]

Nice head sets and cheap price wise nowadays
post #3 of 10
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Originally Posted by NitroNarcosis;12948886 
http://www.amazon.com/eDimensional-EDI-135-Edimensional-Audiofx-Headset/dp/B000TMI0GA

Nice head sets and cheap price wise nowadays

Thanks +rep, I'll look into them.

Anybody else? Oh and I should of mentioned that they will be used strictly for gaming, assuming I can't fix my current pair.
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I love my HPA2 headset. Great sound and since it's true 5.1 I hear everything in game and it's saved me a bunch of times.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826106157&cm_re=sennheiser_headset-_-26-106-157-_-Product
Those are very good for gaming.

If you have smaller ears I would suggest picking up the TekNmotion Pulsewave 2. I have a pair, very good sound quality but it's uncomfortable to wear after 4 hours.
     
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Did some digging and as of right now, I am looking at the PC350, but it is a bit out of my price range and I'm not sure if I can justify it.
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Originally Posted by bl1nk;12955398 
Did some digging and as of right now, I am looking at the PC350, but it is a bit out of my price range and I'm not sure if I can justify it.

The PC350 is a great headset but I know a lot of people who hate closed ear headsets. It will be a huge change and people who I talked to before buying my HPA2 headset said the pc350 truthfully isnt worth it.
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post #8 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by nbmjhk6;12955551 
The PC350 is a great headset but I know a lot of people who hate closed ear headsets. It will be a huge change and people who I talked to before buying my HPA2 headset said the pc350 truthfully isnt worth it.

Thanks for the input. At first I was very much dead set on grabbing a pair with a mic attached, but now after searching I'm going to include AD700s+a zalman mic. I still much prefer the mic being attached, but if I can get better sound quality and save $, then I may have to rethink that.
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post #9 of 10
Now that you rolled a solid 15 on your intelligence check, ad700s are the superior headphones. Congrats on leveling up.

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post #10 of 10
How bout not having a mic attached at all? I have a Creative X-fi HD USB and just plugged in a flexi boom mic. Just another option to consider.
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