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Old May 8, 2013, 10:40 PM
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Now that Astro has been lacking in quality, I'm not sure what the best gaming headsets are anymore! I need a new one and would love some opinions. What are some of the best ones available now?
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Old May 8, 2013, 11:02 PM
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Do you want analog or usb?
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Old May 9, 2013, 06:52 AM
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Now that Astro has been lacking in quality, I'm not sure what the best gaming headsets are anymore! I need a new one and would love some opinions. What are some of the best ones available now?
Analog? USB? Stereo? Surround? etc etc
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Old May 9, 2013, 07:10 AM
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Been using my Razer Star Wars Headphones for a little while - very cool. Just checked still on sale for $59 down from $129 - can't bet the deal. And who does not want choice in the colour to light up your ears?

Razer Star Wars The Old Republic Gaming Headset 7.1 Dolby Surround Adjustable Lighting

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Old May 9, 2013, 07:45 AM
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If you want to go with analog,and I highly recommend you do,and depending on your budget,the best gaming headphones are Razer Tiamat.Razer Tiamat 7.1 Elite Surround Sound Analog Gaming Headset In my opinion.
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Old May 9, 2013, 08:18 AM
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I have Cooler Master Sirus S for sale. They are really good but I don't need surround anymore.
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I just bought a set of Astro A40's and the quality seems fine to me.
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Old May 11, 2013, 05:21 PM
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I'd like a surround set, seems like it would be a better experience. Especially for FPS games.

Budget really isn't too much of an issue. In my experience, it's worth buying quality audio. It really makes gaming much more enjoyable.

I'd love to buy some A40s but I've heard that the microphone is quite sub-par... Maybe they patched it in the firmware, if so let me know as I'm a big fan of their older stuff.

Does anyone have experience with any wireless surround headsets? I know that most people hate wireless due to its unreliability, but if there was ever a quality wireless system, it'd be amazing.
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