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Topic # 64388 14-Jul-2010 15:50
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Hey guys!

Another question! :D

Im looking for a good gaming/for music headset under $60.

Any suggestions would be great.

Best regards,
Falla 

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  Reply # 351455 14-Jul-2010 16:10
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Sennheiser HD201 -http://www.noelleeming.co.nz/audio-mp3/portable-audio-mp3/headphones/sennheiser-hd201-headphone/prod...

I find them fantastic - long cord though can be a bit of a pain if you are on the move - they are 3m long




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  Reply # 351459 14-Jul-2010 16:15
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Thanks for the reply.

Need one with a mic for gaming though :S 

Che

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  Reply # 352723 17-Jul-2010 16:53
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Microsoft Lifechat is nice.

Phones and mic all in one usb connection, with volume and mute on a little "remote" attached about 300mm down the cord.
They're only about $50 and available everywhere.

I use them because when my kids chew the foam out of the earcups I'm not crying over a Razer headset or something.

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  Reply # 352741 17-Jul-2010 17:20
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Not quite under the $60 mark, but this might be what you are looking for. I snapped everything from cheap $20 Warehouse earphones to $250 ones... then got these,

http://www.notebookcity.co.nz/logitech-g330-gaming-usb-headset


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  Reply # 352792 17-Jul-2010 19:26
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I use this (Logitech clear chat pro), I like it, well over the $60 mark though, maybe try pricespy or a sale...

http://www.dse.co.nz/dse.shop/4c415ba400495882273fc0a87f3b0693/Product/View/XH0593



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  Reply # 352809 17-Jul-2010 20:39
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WaffleMakerMan: I use this (Logitech clear chat pro), I like it, well over the $60 mark though, maybe try pricespy or a sale...<br /><br />http://www.dse.co.nz/dse.shop/4c415ba400495882273fc0a87f3b0693/Product/View/XH0593


Can get them for $60 :D Might look at them.

michael001: Not quite under the $60 mark, but this might be what you are looking for. I snapped everything from cheap $20 Warehouse earphones to $250 ones... then got these,  <br />  <br /><b>http://www.notebookcity.co.nz/logitech-g330-gaming-usb-headset</b>  <br />  <br />


Can also get them for $60 :D

Che: <img src="http://www.onheadsets.com/images/content/product/microsoft-lifechat-lx-3000/large/microsoft-lifechat-Lx-3000-3.jpg" alt="" width="299" height="299" /><br />Microsoft Lifechat is nice.<br /><br />Phones and mic all in one usb connection, with volume and mute on a little "remote" attached about 300mm down the cord.<br />They're only about $50 and available everywhere.<br /><br />I use them because when my kids chew the foam out of the earcups I'm not crying over a Razer headset or something.


Lol fair enough, With 2 siblings i do worry about that happening lol :D


Was thinking about these

http://www.pcpacific.net/product_info.php?products_id=4250&osCsid=e3f3ad8b305566c03e620e20b4f9de4e 

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  Reply # 419931 21-Dec-2010 13:26
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I posed this question to the lads on a my 'local' gaming forum (bigdgaming.net), and almost everyone gave me the same advice.

I ordered them from computer lounge the other day, and I'm waiting impatiently...

Headphones: Plantronics GameCom Headphones (777, or 367, or 377). I bought the 367 for $69 from Computer Lounge.

The thread I'm referring to: http://www.bigdgaming.net/showthread.php?t=8894


A youtube review showing, among other things, the very cool mic hidey hole :): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUm-lcW7-b0


..and finally a wee picture:







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