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Do you use desktop speakers or headset for gaming?

Do you use desktop speakers or headset for gaming?

  • Desktop speakers

    Votes: 2,822 43.9%
  • Headset

    Votes: 2,538 39.5%
  • External home audio system

    Votes: 1,061 16.5%

  • Total voters
  • Poll closed .


My name is Dave
Apr 10, 2006
17,104 (3.27/day)
Do you use desktop speakers or headset during most of your gaming sessions?

Why is one superior than the other?
I use real "boutique" speakers.

They are superior for offering a flat response, excellent stereo positioning, and tight accurate bass. I've tried nearly every computer speaker out there on the market, and they all sound very thin and "reedy", and those that offer subwoofers, for the most part, lack mid-range punch.

Of course, I also connect my guitar to my PC, and mid-range frequencies are EXACTLY where the guitar sits....so it's very easy to notice a lack of frequency response for me personally.

I have four of these for main speakers(left/right front, left/right rear):


Plus one of these for a center channel:


Plus 2 of these subs:


And two of these for side surround:


Plus this 7.2 channel amp:


I think it's pretty obvious to see how my $5k home audio system for my PC is superior to any PC-centric set.

Mar 14, 2009
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I use Desktop Speakers and Headphones...and I use desktop Speakers as my my home audio system as they are plugged into my 4 HTPC's I also use the TV speakers but LCD TV's tend to have crappy no bass speakers and I use both headphones and desktop speakers for my gaming Pc's

Sometimes you need to be able to really hear the game you're playing but you don't want to disturb the entire household so headphones are great for that.
As for the speakers on the HTPC's movies tend to suck without bass and with little to no bass with the LCD speakers you tend to want want the additional bass they give you...but if you're watching non-Sci~Fi TV the Tv's speakers will do.
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Feb 6, 2007
13,817 (2.80/day)
Cheeseland (Wisconsin, USA)
Speakers haven't been on since I got my headset for use with vent.
Corsair Wireless 2000
Very nice. Just wish there was a PTT button on the headset for when I walk away from the keyboard.
Dec 26, 2009
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Have a soundcard, external DAC, and receiver hooked up to my system. The speakers get used when casually listening to music, otherwise it's silence or headphones.
Oct 15, 2009
749 (0.19/day)
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Audio Device(s) onboard
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Speakers, 5.1 surround, logitech x530
Sep 1, 2010
6,721 (1.85/day)
Sometimes headphones sometimes speakers. So I'm not voting.


"I go fast!1!11!1!"
Oct 13, 2008
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Software Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Benchmark Scores Faster than the tortoise; slower than the hare.
Both, but usually headset. I switch to Klipsch when I need to be reminded I'm alive (and it isn't the middle of the night). XD

Not voting because of that.
Apr 13, 2009
206 (0.05/day)
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Display(s) Samsung C34H892
Case CM Masterbox Q300L
Audio Device(s) ALC892 + Creative Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply Corsair RM650
Mouse CM Mastermouse Lite S
Keyboard Logitech G510
Software Win 10 Pro x64
Benchmark Scores No bech, only game!
Gaming setup: Xonar DG + Ozone Attack headphone
GEneral setup: Xonar DG + Denon stereo amp + 3-way near field RCF speaker


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The Anti-Midas
Dec 6, 2006
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Processor Core i7 4930K @ 4.5GHz | Core i5 6600K @ 4.5GHz
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Benchmark Scores over 9000 BungholioMarks, "Bitchin' Fast"
I use my speakers occasionally, but most of the time I use my Sennheiser HD650 headphones with a clip-on mic. So I guess "neither" would be my vote.
Really, you just can't beat a pair of high-end HEADPHONES(not "headset", most headsets sound like garbage and the ones that don't are either insanely overpriced or sound as good as a pair of headphones that cost half or less of the price). You can pick up a damn good clip-on mic for ~$10. Pair that with a great pair of headphones for ~$80 and you've got both bases covered and it'll sound better than that $150 headset.
Sep 16, 2011
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Benchmark Scores I dont care about bench, just want the max fps possible @ DX12 with extreme AA/AF
For gaming, only headphones

SteelSeries Siberia V2 :rockout:
Mar 6, 2008
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Display(s) Acer XB270HU
Case Cooler Master HAF X
Audio Device(s) Creative X-Fi Titanium + Sennheiser HD598 + Klipsch ProMedia 2.1
Power Supply EVGA Supernova G2 850W
Mouse Razer Naga (2014)
Keyboard Gigabyte Aivia Osmium (MX Brown)
Software Windows 10 Pro x64
Logitech Z506 for me. They aren't the greatest but they were a great price.
May 30, 2007
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I've been using Z-5500's since 2008 now.
To be honest I can't compare with any high end head-set because I never owned one.

I have to get a good head set though, and it's somewhat of an urgent issue, since I got pc and speakers in the bedroom...

The husband doesn't really enjoy getting FUS-RO-DAH'd out of deep sleep at 2:30 AM.
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The Anti-Midas
Dec 6, 2006
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Processor Core i7 4930K @ 4.5GHz | Core i5 6600K @ 4.5GHz
Motherboard Asus X79 Rampage IV Extreme | Asus Z170i Pro Gaming
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Memory 4x 8GB G.Skill TridentX DDR3-1600 | 2x 4GB G.Skill RipJaws 4 DDR4-3000
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Case Thermaltake Suppressor F51 (stripped down to hold two radiators) | Cooler Master Elite 130
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Power Supply LEPA G1600-MA 1600W | Corsair CX750M 750W
Software Win 10 64
Benchmark Scores over 9000 BungholioMarks, "Bitchin' Fast"


TPU addict
Jun 23, 2007
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Power Supply PC&Power 750w \ Seasonic 750w MKII
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Benchmark Scores Meh benchmarks.
Hi Fi is the only way for me.. I like quality sound and headphones or computer speakers don't do.
Dec 6, 2005
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Audio Device(s) Onboard + HD HDMI
Power Supply Corsair HX750 (love it)
Mouse Logitech G5
Keyboard Corsair Strafe RGB & G610 Orion Red
Software Win 10 upgraded from Win 7 Pro
I have a Klpisch 4.1 system... does that count as desktop or home audio???

Oh and I also have a 5.1 system for my TV listening pleasure.
Jul 19, 2006
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Case Lian Li PC 011 Dynamic
Audio Device(s) Yamaha AG03, Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro, ModMic
Power Supply Corsair H1000i
Mouse PCMR Model O
Keyboard Razer BlackWidow Tournament Ed.
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
I use a headset for gaming and when I listen to music my computer is hooked up through my Yamaha reciever which is connected to my Acustic Research M4 Holo speakers.
Jan 29, 2012
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Power Supply Corsair TX 650w / Evga NEX 750B
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Benchmark Scores http://valid.x86.fr/79kuh6
Jan 20, 2007
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Processor Intel 4770K Haswell
Motherboard Gigabyte G1 Sniper
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Memory 4 x 4 GB DDR3 GSkill Ripjaws F3 17000 GBZL | 4 x 4GB DDR3 Corsair Dominator Platinum
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Audio Device(s) ASUS Xonar Phoebus + Hippo cri head amp + Sennheiser HD 598 + Razer Megalodon
Power Supply Seasonic P1000 Platinum
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Gigabyte Aivia Osmium Mech Keyboard
Software Windows 10 Home
I use Headset, for the same price-quality ratio, headset is more superior at least for now. i haven't find any desktop/multimedia speaker that give same performance as headset at the same price range.
Mar 18, 2008
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Power Supply Silverstone 750 | Silverstone Mini 450W | Corsair CX-750
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I use some good quality Logitech 2.1 speakers:) Z2300 2.1 I love em:toast:

Would like to buy a high quality headset eventually, I'm after an all in one headset that supports PS3, Xbox360 and PC;) can anyone recommend me something like that:toast:
Turtle beach PX21's is all you need ;)

At home i use my 7yr old creative 2.1 desktop speakers with my logitech webcam for mic lol.

While at LAN's i use my new PX21's
Apr 4, 2008
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System Name Obelisc
Processor i7 3770k @ 4.8 GHz
Motherboard Asus P8Z77-V
Cooling H110
Memory 16GB(4x4) @ 2400 MHz 9-11-11-31
Video Card(s) GTX 780 Ti
Storage 850 EVO 1TB, 2x 5TB Toshiba
Case T81
Audio Device(s) X-Fi Titanium HD
Power Supply EVGA 850 T2 80+ TITANIUM
Software Win10 64bit
HD 598 on my Titanium HD. Every time I try putting together a 2.1 set it's just not adding up to a reasonable expense. The bookshelfs are high enough, but the cheap stereo amps all have some short coming, like not being cheap or sucking ass, and then the sub... there's like a handful of ones not insanely expensive that are excellent, only they're still really freaking expensive, and the best always seem to be ultra rare and hard to find for sale.


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Apr 1, 2009
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Audio Device(s) Creative Fatal1ty Platinum> Musiland Monitor 02> Little Dot MKIII> Audeze LCD-2
Power Supply Antec Quattro 850
Software Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
Benchmark Scores 3Dmark 06: 21,989
Well, either my 2.1 speaker....5.1 headset....LCD-2 audiofile headset...or floor standers and sub. Depends on the situation? :toast:
Jul 20, 2008
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Benchmark Scores Over 9000 on the scouter
I mostly use my home audio 5.1 setup with HDMI to the receiver. It's nice for telling where enemies are in games that support 5.1 audio. The only time I use voice is if I'm playing an MMO. Then I use a very cheap single-ear clip-on headset connected to the onboard audio and only send voice to it.

If it's late at night and I want it loud, then I'll put on my Denon AH-D5000's, connected to my Schiit Asgard amp and HRT MusicStreamer II+ DAC. Sometimes I use them during the day too, just because they generally sound better and a lot of the games I play either don't support 5.1 or don't really need it.
Nov 29, 2011
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I use 2 sets of 2.1 speakers. SO it's like 4.2 lol
Jul 20, 2007
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Storage Corsair Neutron 256gb Boot drive, ~7tb storage combined on other drives
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Audio Device(s) Realtek HD audio, Pyle Pro PTA2 Amp, Sony SS-B3000 Speakers, Sennheiser HD595 headphones
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I use an amp with bookshelf speakers. I don't think I will ever go pack to "computer speakers".


May 30, 2006
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There's no option for both :p speakers and headphones