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14. No subject Apr 9, 2012, 17:17 Mordecai Walfish
 
Bucky wrote on Mar 13, 2012, 12:22:
Verno wrote on Mar 13, 2012, 10:27:
For a microphone there's an easy solution to turn any decent pair of headphones into a headset - Antlion Modmic. This thing basically mounts/attaches to the side of any headphones and provides a detachable point using a small magnet. The 3M epoxy holds well, it won't hurt the headphones in any way and the included mic is very high quality, easily better than any gamer headset.

I might have to try that out. The desktop mic works well, but it seems to always be in my way.

Ditto! Thanks for the link, those look interesting. I too use a logitech usb desk mic with nice headphones because I listen to lossless music over them as well, and "gamer headsets" are pretty much always a sham. I cant help but feel that every pair of gamer headphones I have seen, tried, or heard stories about their "durability" (or lack thereof..) have a great degree of planned obsolescence to them, in order to get customers to re-buy the same product year after year.

Good quality headphones will last you 5-10 years *at least*, and for this reason having a separate mic was always a no-brainer for me.

Again, thanks for the link. =)
 
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    Date Subject Author
  1. Mar 12, 13:42 Headphones rocketpcguy
  2. Mar 12, 15:23  Re: Headphones Sepharo
  3. Mar 13, 00:33   Re: Headphones Bucky
  4. Mar 13, 01:17    Re: Headphones rocketpcguy
  5. Mar 13, 09:41     Re: Headphones Bucky
  6. Mar 13, 10:27 No subject Verno
  7. Mar 13, 12:22  No subject Bucky
  8. Mar 13, 13:58   No subject Verno
  9. Mar 13, 14:12    No subject Bucky
>> 14. Apr 9, 17:17   No subject Mordecai Walfish
  11. Mar 14, 05:42  No subject rocketpcguy
  10. Mar 13, 20:39 No subject Sepharo
  12. Mar 14, 15:32  No subject Verno
  13. Mar 18, 15:04 Clip the headphones cord to your clothing!!! deqer
  15. Feb 10, 12:41 Perhaps the best headphones at...$50? RedEye9


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