Questions tagged [headset]

A headset requires a microphone input in addition to earpieces. Use the [headphones] tag to ask about a device consisting only of earpieces for listening to audio.

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USB headset with good headphone quality and comfort?

I am on a headset for work several hours each day. I also listen to music extensively at work. I currently listen to Sennheiser HD 380 headphones. My headset is pretty low quality comparatively. ...
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Bluetooth headset with USB/3.5mm connection

I want a headset. I have similar requirements to USB headset with good headphone quality and comfort?: I want a Bluetooth headset (so no cords hanging off my head) but it should connect to my ...
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Wireless headset

I've got a Logitech ClearChat headset, and I love it, but I need something with better transmission strength. I've looked around for similar devices though and it seems as though the ClearChat is ...
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Looking for good headset for gaming/youtube/movies

My 5th pair of Apple Earbuds broke about a week ago and I'm done. (RIP 2012-2015). I'm looking for a good pair of headphones that will last me long. I'm not going to buy another pair of Earbuds, ...
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Is there a headset made thats completely wireless during gameplay (including XBL chat) for the Xbox One?

The Xbox One has been out for almost two years now. Can someone tell me if there's a headset made that's completely wireless (including Xbox Live chat) for the Xbox One? I have searched to no avail in ...
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Wireless headset that works with PC and mobile phone

I'm looking for a wireless headset that satisfies all of the following requirements and for the life of me, I can't seem to find anything that meets all my needs. Requirements: Should be able to ...
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Headset combo jack adapter

I have an HP Envy 15t laptop computer. I recently purchased the Creative Fatal1ty headset for my computer, and because the HP Envy only has a headphone/microphone combo jack I purchased this adapter. ...
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is there any headset with 2 microphones (one at each ear)?

I am looking for a headset that at each earphone also have one microphone on it. Goal is to not only listen in stereo but also record in stereo based on the very ear natural position. Preferably ...
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ANC Headset with good Microphone for Ubuntu

I am searching a high quality Active-Noise-Canceling headset with have a good microphone and support for Ubuntu 20.02. I already tried: Bose 700, Bose QC35 ii, Beyerdynammics Lagoon Traveler, Sony wh-...
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In-ear bluetooth headset with good microphone

I am looking for a headset which I can wear while cycling. I would prefer a bluetooth one, but a non-bluetooth headset might also be acceptable if the quality/price is really good. It is important to ...
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Headset with Bluetooth and Wired

I have recently gotten back into online gaming after being introduced to Overwatch. I've found that in order to get the most out of the game it's important to be on voice. I have a pair of bluetooth ...
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Searching for a good gaming-headset (gaming and music)

I'm searching for a good headset for gaming and hearing music. And I don't know which headsets are good and which aren't. To specify my question, I'm searching for a headset, that is good for gaming ...
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Headset (for XBox gaming) with adjustable sidetone

tl;dr: (Thanks to fred_dot_u) I'm looking for a gaming headset with adjustable sidetone, for use on an XBox One. One of my kids has gotten into online gaming with friends on XBox One using a Logitech ...
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Gaming headset - Wireless - Foldable

I'm having a very hard time looking for a headset with the following : Wireless AND low latency for gaming (RF transmission with dongle required, not bluetooth unless it appears to have low latency ...
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3.5 mm wired headset with good mic

I am looking for a headset for phone calls with the following features: Good microphone Good audio quality Good build quality 3.5 mm connector I want to hear my own voice as I would in normal ...
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On-ear stereo headset with a decent quality microphone at a reasonable price

I would like a decent quality stereo headset which isn't too expensive (<£100) and doesn't cause my ears to over heat. There are lots of high quality over-ear options, but I find wearing these for ...
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Bluetooth headset with pro-like mic

I am looking for some great quality sound headset as well as microphone level close to pro/studio level. I really enjoy the sound quality and bass line on my Marshall Major III Bluetooth headset as ...
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Solution to my "Work From Home" Office Phone Setup

My job uses a cloud-based PBX system that I can access from home by dialing into it with my cell phone. I, like most of the modern world, no longer use a landline in my home. I have an iPhone 7 plus ...
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Looking for a simple wireless headset with microphone

After trying multiple headsets, earphones, and any other shape of wireless audio device, with issues each time, I realized I have two choices: To spend another $40,000 dollars in the hope of finding ...
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Can we record audio in PC (not Android) using wireless headsets (inbuilt mic)?

I would like to know whether we can record audio in PC (again, not Android) using wireless headsets(inbuilt mic) which use bluetooth for connectivity. I am casting doubt because I read that they can ...
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3.5mm audio switch/selector

I am looking for an audio switch for a 3.5mm headset. There seem to be tons of options (e.g. this) for a normal 3.5mm stereo switch, but they all do not support microphones. Thanks!
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Which (smart) professional call center USB headset to use with Ubuntu Linux for online conferencing?

There are numerous USB headsets to choose from, but the following criteria are not obvious on the first glance: Must be compatible with Ubuntu Linux Sound quality/enhancement optimal for online ...
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A wireless gaming headset that works for linux, windows, macosx, andriod, and ios under 200 usd

The problem in general So I'm on the search for a new gaming headset. I go through headsets like crazy due to the fact that I constantly drop things. Dropped item with wire plugged in = damaged wire. ...
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What is the best Virtual Reality headset for research purposes [closed]

I am currently doing my Msc. research paper on an area which involves developing a specialized virtual reality app thus requiring a good VR headset, so whats the best on-budget recommended headset ...
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Wireless headset with instant response that works in the wind

I'm looking for a bluetooth headset which meets the following requirements: primary use to talk on the phone, so audio quality must be good wind cancelling, so if I'm riding a bike and talking on the ...
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Multiple headsets, multiple sources, easy switching

Currently we're using two old RF headphones with a two-channel switch to easily switch between our two PCs and the TV (two channels are enough since not all three devices are used at the same time). I'...
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Bluetooth Headset that works well with Windows

I have been on something of a quest for something which I am finding to be a very elusive piece of equipment: a Bluetooth headset that works well with Windows. My Windows 10 PC has an onboard ...
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USB Headset: 2x circumaural with mic

Okay, so I originally posted this almost two weeks ago and it's gotten exactly zero attention. (got me a tumbleweed badge too) Surely someone knows of something, so I'll edit a bit and see if I can ...
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headphone with active noise cancelling, mic, earhook, wired and not too expansive

I've been looking for a new headset for office, but can't find any that suit the following requirement : Need a good microphone Has active noise cancelling Isn't worn on the head like most headset ...
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Plantronics M70 vs. M90 — what's the difference between them? [closed]

I'd like to buy a Bluetooth headset. I have a long list of criteria, and have done some research. From what I've found, the Plantronics M70 or M90 would be reasonable choices for me. What's the ...
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Using wired gaming headset microphone on Macbook Pro 15" 2019

I understand that the 3.5mm socket on the MacBook Pro isn't compatible with the 4-contact stereo+microphone jack (TRRS?) What adapter would I need to be able to use a Corsair gaming headset (Void ...
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Sony WF 1000MX3 vs Oneplus Buds Pro

As you can know on 2/10/2021, price of Oneplus Buds pro and Sony WF 1000MX3 are similar on amazon.in which is around ₹10,000. I'm confused which one to buy. My preference: Sound Quality (For music) ...
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FM/DAB radio which allows to connect bluetooth headset

I am looking for a device which offers FM radio or DAB radio No wifi connection required Can be plugged into a power socket (no batteries) Allows to connect a Bluetooth headset to listen to the music....
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Bluetooth adapter for my 3.5mm headset

I need to buy a new phone and all the phones I may like don't have a 3.5mm jack for my headset, that I want to keep using. For that end I would need a bluetooth adater that I can connect my headset to ...
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Switch headset source

I have a nice headset with a mic and I like using it for gaming and for using my phone. This means when my phone rings and I'm on my computer I have to unplug it from the computer, put on the adapter ...
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Wireless headphones (radio or bluetooth) for watching films that don't give headaches

I'm EMF concerned but still need wireless headphones to watch films on my projector without bothering neighbors. They need to be powerful, robust, highly user friendly and not give EMF-related ...
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Recommend me a wireless logitech headset [closed]

There are two I am seriously considering, Logitech UE 4500 and Logitech Artemis G933, but I have no idea how to compare them. They are both wireless (a must) They are both made by logitech (optional) ...
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