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Old November 19, 2013, 10:55 PM
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I'm not big on audio. Explosions all sound the same to me. I'm using a 2.1 speaker for my desktop and just plug in the headphone after 10PM.
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Old November 20, 2013, 06:21 AM
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I use my virtual 7.1 corsair headset all the time for gaming. It really is because my main machine is in a very central location and this way I don't disturb everyone else and also so they don't disturb me.
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Old November 20, 2013, 02:28 PM
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I only use head phones for several reasons
to not desturb the wide
2. have my head tracker attached to it and
when the wife yells i me i can't hear her lol
logitech g2 i think they are :)
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Old November 20, 2013, 02:32 PM
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I game with my Corsair Vengeance 1500 headset. I can't go back to my desk speakers anymore. The reduction in sound quality is just unbearable. The wife uses the desk speakers to listen to her iTunes music on my computer (ask me how I feel about having iTunes on my gaming rig! )
lol and how do you feel about having i-tunes on your gaming rig ?
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Old December 9, 2013, 07:57 PM
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I always use headphones, for gaming, movies and online streaming, I got a JVC pair from The Source it was like 45$ sometimes ago. It is the model with 50mm drives, model HA-MR55X. I had a crazy neighbor sometimes ago that would signal her discontent after 8 PM, when we were using our 5.1 sound system for movies. We still have the sound system hooked on, but are using headphones on it. On my sig rig I am using the aforementioned headphones, I am playing NFSHP2010 quite often.
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Old December 24, 2013, 11:19 AM
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I have to use headphones most of the time when gaming because i don't wanna drive the fam crazy with all the gunfire and explosions of whatever i'm playing,and most times im usually on teamspeak or streaming on twitch and no one wants to hear an echo lol
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Old December 25, 2013, 11:05 AM
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I just got some Sennheiser PC 360

Work nice with my ASUS Rampage III Gene with its sound card. :)

Don't know how well they will work with my P8Z77 I deluluxe yet ?? I may need a USB sound card.

Edit: Z77 sounds better with on board. :) :)
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Old December 26, 2013, 09:55 AM
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Hey the Sennheisers are on sale at Ncix! Super cheap!
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Old December 26, 2013, 07:46 PM
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I just picked up some $150 headphones now do they sound like something I would recommend for you likely not. I've also been using Sennheiser 201's for a couple years and I have 0 complains especially for the price. I heard the 202's or whatever the other ones that are a bit newer have better base. But you can usually find these for under $20 on sale and they are worth every penny.
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Old January 7, 2014, 02:53 PM
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PS3 Headphones!! Makes Battlefield more awesome than my 5.1 speakers
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