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Do you use desktop speakers or headset for gaming?

Discussion in 'TPU Frontpage Polls' started by W1zzard, Jun 13, 2012.

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Do you use desktop speakers or headset for gaming?

Poll closed Jul 25, 2012.
  1. Desktop speakers

    2,822 vote(s)
    43.9%
  2. Headset

    2,538 vote(s)
    39.5%
  3. External home audio system

    1,061 vote(s)
    16.5%
  1. Super XP

    Super XP

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    Defenitally headset in virtual 7.1. The only was I can tell if a zombie is behind me or beside me :D
     
  2. Grings

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    I use all 3 options.

    Generally, if i am playing a game on my monitor, i use an old set of 5.1 creative desktop speakers, not sure what model, they were about £250 in 2003, not bad by desktop standards, but pretty shitty by audiophile (what a pretentious word) standards.
    If i am playing a gamepad based game, or ps3/xbox i use the current Tannoy Mercury v3/v1/vc set with an old kef c4 sub, running through a yamaha rxv1067 (an amputee aventage :p).
    Since buying this receiver i also use it for playing flac from a nas drive, rather than a PC.
    Oh, and as for the 3rd option, i use an xbox360 headset for teamspeak etc (plugged into pc 360 pad)
     

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