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AKG GHS1 Reviews

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K-81 Minus X-Bass Foam Plus Microphone

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Pros: Comfy, fairly clear microphone, good for VOIP/gaming.

Cons: Microphone boom doesn't swivel, too much outside noise can be picked up, drivers too far from ears.

AKG GHS-1 have rather strangely made it here. As a gift.   They look like this:       And they're - wait for this - a gaming headset built around the K-81 core. There's no mistake whatsoever, the square apertures in the driver grille and the typical K-81 "bass, low midrange, midrange, some high frequencies" sound give them away.   Single-entry cable with a headphone volume wheel and microphone switch. The microphone itself is cardioid, and well, they work rather nicely for Skype, except that the microphone picks up too much ambient noise in public places. Tried them in Starbucks, and whenever the fellows from the right table said anything...
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