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Old April 6, 2013, 11:10 PM
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Default Looking for Earbuds with mic that can be used on a pc

Hello was just wondering if you guys had any suggestions on any good earbuds with a mic? Also an on/off button or switch for the mic would be preferred. I have looked at some but they all seem ok, just want to know what opinions other people have before I buy something like this.

Also for price point I would say around $200 or less. Thanks!

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Old April 7, 2013, 12:36 AM
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MY feelings on headsets are to stay away from the multi driver 7.1 sets and just go with a good 2.1 set and use software surround if you want it. Almost every headset out now has either a mic on/off switch, OR the mic turns off when you lift it up. Also, comfort is as important as anything, so if you have the opportunity to try on a few different sets make sure you do it.

After getting a pair of PC360s and hd558s I am a huge fan of Sennheiser and I see that NCIX has PC333D's on for 199 right now. Steelseries 7h are also very decent and are on for 130.
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Old April 7, 2013, 04:38 AM
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I probably named the title incorrectly but i meant the ear phones that just go in your ear, they dont go over your head.
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I probably named the title incorrectly but i meant the ear phones that just go in your ear, they dont go over your head.
its called ear buds with mic best get a phone headset but the plug end needs to change

seems zagg makes universal set
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Old April 7, 2013, 07:06 AM
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Buy a decent 4 pin iPod headset, use an adaptor with it.

StarTech 3.5mm 4 Pin to 2x 3 Pin 3.5mm Headset Splitter Adapter at Memory Express
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Old April 7, 2013, 07:23 AM
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Buy a decent 4 pin iPod headset, use an adaptor with it.

StarTech 3.5mm 4 Pin to 2x 3 Pin 3.5mm Headset Splitter Adapter at Memory Express
that's the ticket nice find whip
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Old April 7, 2013, 07:27 AM
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I can't give a suggestion really but I can tell you to avoid the Ultimate Ears mic cables available for their headphones. Very poorly constructed. Have had to buy two sets of cables in about a year.
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Got back home from work, Thanks for all the input! also thanks for the link to the headset splitter adapter
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