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Old 22-09-10, 02:27 PM
kozeljko kozeljko is offline
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Hello everyone!

I am buying a new headset for gaming, but i cant decide which one shall I pick.

I have a 7.1 intergrated sound card into my P7P55D-E PRO motherboard, so you now I can use 7.1 sound.

The price should be around 70-80 euros, maybe 90.

The headsets I have already took a look, but couldnt decide:

Roccat Kave

Steelseries V2 USB

Are they Kave ones realy good because I have been looking at them quite a lot but I am just not sure?

Should I go with a USB plus 3.5mm input or USB only?

Whats the difference.

Please show me some more headsets, because I dont know a lot about this market

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Old 22-09-10, 02:46 PM
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Is what I use. And they will blow you away, literally. True 5.1 with a sub in each one, and fully adjustable with the USB amp they come with.

I've used a lot of headsets and headphones (even have a set of wireless Senns gathering dust) but those things are just incredible.
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Old 22-09-10, 03:39 PM
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I gave up on 5.1 headsets

I have my sound setup for 5.1 > stereo in the x-fi drivers and find I can hear stuff better in counterstrike source than I could with a 5.1 headset.

It actually sounds a lot better than with 5.1

My current headset is a plantronics gamecom which I think was £15 or something.

Also the mic is better on these than my old medusa's

Don't the USB headsets have like a USB soundcard built in?

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Old 22-09-10, 07:01 PM
kozeljko kozeljko is offline
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Anyone one else`s opinion?

Or another suggestion?

PS do the Turtle ones go over whole ear and are comfy?
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Old 23-09-10, 02:04 AM
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the roccats seen the vest choice fellas there is some raving reviews on them,deffo my next headset
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Old 02-10-10, 10:44 PM
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astro a40s, triton ax pro, logitech g35, thats all i can think of. i have had lots of fun with all of mine and they are all great quality.
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