Budget Headset Suggestions?

#1 Posted by Dacnomaniac (493 posts) -

Alright, i'm looking for a budget usb pc headset, which will mostly be used for gaming. The reason i've come to the forums to ask, is that I have no idea where to start...

#2 Posted by clstirens (854 posts) -
#3 Posted by ArtelinaRose (1985 posts) -

I used these for a really long time until I moved up to the Logitech G35s and then from that to a pair of Audio Technica ATH-M50s.

The audio technicas are expensive but oh my GOSH they are the best headphones I have ever owned. The Sennheisers are really nice, though.

#4 Edited by noizy (925 posts) -

I don't play online that often and fell that gaming headset are overpriced for the audio fidelity they offfer. So I use a Zalman ZM-MIC1 lavalier mic that snaps to the cord of my Audio Technica ATH-M50s headphones. It's a bit annoying to have two cords, but whatever.

#5 Edited by Dacnomaniac (493 posts) -
#6 Posted by AlexW00d (7247 posts) -
#7 Posted by Dacnomaniac (493 posts) -

@alexw00d: Oh my god i've discovered a revelation. Ok, now I just have to wait for a while for them to restock...

#8 Posted by Devildoll (984 posts) -

@dacnomaniac: i've used the modmic for quite some time now, it's great, and an awesome way to have a great set of headphones and a mic, without having to compromise on either front.

#9 Posted by RonGalaxy (4204 posts) -

I got some logitech headset for 30 bucks at target. It has good quality headphones and puts out good quality sound to other players (I.E. the mic is good). Don't go spending 100 bucks on a headset; it just isn't worth it

Here's the headset I have

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