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Old August 11, 2010, 03:29 PM
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Hey guys my first post
so i been looking for a heatset for a long time. but it down to two i think?

Logitech G35 $150NZ

CREATIVE HS-1100 ARENA $159NZ

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Old August 11, 2010, 04:12 PM
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The G35 are "meh" at best. The way they are setup IIRC means that you wont get surround sound in all games. IIRC they are NOT DirectSound Hardware compatible. I tried them and was LESS them impressed (though I did get surround sound it was just BAD).

Never tried the Hs1100's so no idea.
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Old August 11, 2010, 04:12 PM
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Just got mine at Direct Canada for $114.10
Logitech G35 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset 20-20000KHZ 32OHM Unidirectional Mic Macro Keys - DirectCanada
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Howcome you need to go with only USB headsets?
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A quality pair of easily driven stereo headphones from a reputable headphone-first manufacturer out of most on-board solutions will give you better sound quality than some gimmicky 7.1 USB headset. Clip a cheap clip-on mic onto one of the earpiece wires and you're all set.
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Old August 11, 2010, 05:13 PM
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So should i go for sennheiser hd555 and save for sound card?
and wat sound card should i get.
i got the p7p55d pro MB would it sound bad with onboard?

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Old August 11, 2010, 05:27 PM
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YES.

Senny 555's will rock your world harder then those two you picked. :)
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Old August 11, 2010, 05:32 PM
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the not a close headset right? will ppl hear for a nather room?
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Old August 11, 2010, 05:57 PM
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Yep those Senns are way better than the 2 you mentioned. You are correct, they are not closed so people around you will hear sound. From another room? Depends....
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Old August 11, 2010, 06:10 PM
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What sound card should i get when i save up to buy one? and will it sound bad with onboard?

thx guys for the help
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