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Old 03-17-2014, 01:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've been a major fan of wireless technology ever since I started amassing an army of rechargeable batteries (That, and I can't have wires all over the room, since my pc is at least six feet away at a given time while gaming), and I've been looking for a headset to use while gaming and recording videos, but I do not want wires spanning across from the futon to the pc.

Does someone have any suggestions on brands/models of wireless headsets that are reasonably priced, with a usb dongle or something similar?
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Old 03-17-2014, 06:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I've have the Wireless PX3 headset. Technically built for PS3, but is compatible with PC & Xbox360's. I like them. Relatively cheap. Scored mine for $55 new.

http://www.amazon.com/Force-Programm.../dp/B0053B8IL4
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If you have 0 wireless interference the Turtle Beach X41 set is decent.
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Wireless keyboard and mouse, as well as a wireless receiver.. hehe.. probably a bit of interference.
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I'm leaning more towards how many wireless networks are around you and/or microwave activity.
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Ohh, heh. Still a newb with this stuff.
As far as microwave activity, I have no clue.
there's three or four wireless networks, counting the neighbors', and my own, though.
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Then you would have interference issues with that headset.
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So what about, say, a Logitech H600?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...F8&me=&seller=
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Probably suffer from the same issue. Any lower quality 2.4GHz wireless headset will have this issue. I'm even having interference issues with my 159 dollar G930 headset.
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Probably should have mentioned this before, but I'm in a 1950s colonial, with plastered exterior walls, which means I've got this wire mesh, similar to chicken wire, running through all the exterior walls. That's not going to help/hurt me at all, considering my pc is right next to one of those walls, will it?
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