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post #1 of 41
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Hey guys, my logitech mic is starting to break, it isn't the most durable thing in the world, so I'm thinking about buying a headset, however, i'm not doing the whole headset and clip on mic thing again, I want a headset with the mic already attached.

Are there any decent products out there like this? I'd be using this pretty much only for fps gaming, so it doesn't need to be amazing in all aspects, I wouldn't mind decent sounding music while I game either. I've heard a decent amount of buzz about the corsair hs1, but i'm not too sure about it. It would be nice though to have it as a usb because my speakers are already connected to my sound card.
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post #2 of 41
dude, a 3 year old can use velcro. Stop being such a baby.

http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/...0-boom-mic-mod
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post #3 of 41
Sennheiser PC161 are awesomesauce

(If you fancy being a "Baby" )

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post #4 of 41
my logitech g-35 headset is pretty awesome, usb though. great sound and mic is pretty good at cancelling out background noise
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post #5 of 41
What's your budget? It's easy for me to just recommend the Sennheiser PC360's or Beyerdynamic MMX 300's, but if those are out of your range, I'm gonna have to do a little research...
post #6 of 41
Ask yourself these questions:

1) do you REALLY need a pre-attached boom mic?
2) are you willing to pay more money to get poorer quality speakers and mic and and uncomfortable headset in order to get said pre-attached boom mic?
3) did you really buy a fancy soundcard to bypass it entirely and use usb crap?

Get back to me on that and drop me a budget.
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post #7 of 41
this is the one I have for gaming I love it.
http://us.store.creative.com/Creativ...B0041OMWNY.htm
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post #8 of 41
creative Tactic3d alpha got it for 30 bucks with 20% off and a giftcard but Hands down the best hs iv owned so far http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826158092

The surround sound is amazing i got sc2 5.1 surround and it great for fps i can hear everything i could hear a pin drop lol
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