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post #11 of 41
What about the Razer Carcharias? They look sick and seemingly have good sound quality. Its what I'm looking at buying but not sure yet...

http://store.razerzone.com/store/raz...ctID.169415800

They can be had on amazon for $65~
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post #12 of 41
I recommend the Turtle Beach:
http://www.turtlebeach.com/products/...orce-hpa2.aspx

You can't go wrong with Triton AX 180s:
http://www.trittontechnologies.com/i...nology/ax-180/
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So much fail, so fast....

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post #14 of 41
what's it with all these crap recommendations?

what's your budget?
post #15 of 41
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by chinesekiwi View Post
what's it with all these crap recommendations?

what's your budget?
My budget will likely be under $200.

And I don't like having a separate cord for the mic, it is really annoying and a lot of times gets tangled. Haters, hate all you want but if you don't have anything helpful to say g.t.f.o. of my thread. Thanks.
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post #16 of 41
I picked up my PC360 for $200. If you could get one for that it would probably be the best or Beyerdynamic MMX 300 as said before
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post #17 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by Speesgety View Post
i have a set of thease.. 8 speakers for true 5.1, hooks to usb for power and your regular speaker outputs for sound. also has adaptors so you can leave your speakers hooked up with the headset plugged in at the same time.. i game and listin to music a lot. i can hear people comeing up behind me in black ops and shoot them before i get knifed.

in music, they have great sound. nice high's and very good lows. and you can adjust the output of the low drivers to suite your bass needs. you can also adjust the surround, front, and center channels.. i got mine for 60.00. the website says worth 99.. i think they should be worth more than that.
post #18 of 41
AKG GHS 1

http://www.harmanaudio.com/search_br...HS1BLK&status=

It's getting good reviews.


Looks like a good set for $80ish.
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post #19 of 41
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The question is though, is whether or not I will even notice the extra $100 I drop into a pair of headphones. If I choose to go with one of the more budget oriented sets, like the akg or creative, would I even notice a difference? I already have good speakers, so i'll listen to my music and movies on the speakers, but when i'm gaming, I need a well rounded set that does good with not only fps but rpg and single player games.
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post #20 of 41
Coming from a student sound engineer - it's not worth spending $200 on a gaming headset. I dunno how much the PC161s are I suggested, but they're certainly good enough and comfortable enough to game on. $200 is a waste of money.

Edit: Ah, there you go. Reasonably priced. And Sennheiser make great gear.
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