What do you think of these headphones & is virtual surround sound worth it? Tags: TV Headphones USB Audio Last response: May 6, 2013 11:29 AM in Home Audio Share octoberhungry May 6, 2013 10:39:33 AM OK so I'm thinking about buying these: - http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002Q8IHEK Questions: - 1. Will they also work by just plugging them into my TV audio jack without the USB soundcard? (Since my TV doesn't have USB input). 2. Is the virtual surround sound worth it? Is the experience any good? If it's a bit of a gimmick I was thinking of buying the cheaper ones that don't have it: - http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00365EA1Q 3. Should I avoid them all together and go for a different brand? Reviews seem pretty good though. Cheers! More about : headphones virtual surround sound worth batuchka May 6, 2013 11:24:23 AM I opt for #3 If your source is a TV via 3.5mm/RCA out, forget USB cans and stick to decent stereo, wired cans - head down to headfi for more advice? http://www.head-fi.org/t/658789/sub-100-cans-with-best-... m 0 l octoberhungry May 6, 2013 11:29:14 AM batuchka said:I opt for #3 If your source is a TV via 3.5mm/RCA out, forget USB cans and stick to decent stereo, wired cans - head down to headfi for more advice? http://www.head-fi.org/t/658789/sub-100-cans-with-best-... Thanks..I do require headphones with a mic though. I want to use them for gaming, skype & music on my PC...Bu then I also want to use them for my TV whilst watching movies etc. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Which usb sound card should I buy for virtual surround on headphones Forum Sound card worth it with 7.1 surround headphones? Forum SolvedSurround sound headphones? Forum SolvedCan a Sennheiser PC 350 use Dolby Digital 7.1 virtual surround sound and how? Forum SolvedSound card needed for virtual surround sound? Forum Solvedsurround sound or high grade headphones for gaming? Forum SolvedI am looking for a Surround Sound Headphones for my SoundBlaster Card? Forum SolvedHow will music sound through 5.1 surround dound headphones? Forum Headphones and 5.1 Surround Sound Forum SolvedAdvice on Surround Sound HeadPhones Corsair 1500 v Logitech G35 Forum there is no 5.1 surround sound setting for my usb headphones Forum Switch between Headphones, Speakers, and Surround Sound? Forum I only have one Digital Audio out on TV and surround sound, how to get wireless headphones to work Forum How to connect wireless headphones to Panasonic Viera TV with Surround Sound Forum Questions regarding virtual 7.1 surround sound Forum Looking for a pair of Sound Isolating, High Quality, 7.1 Surround Sound, Gaming Headphones. Forum SolvedConverting Surround Sound Headphone Jacks to Optical Forum SolvedWhat is a good speaker system with surround sound and sub-woofer? Forum Solvedwhats the best sound card that suppurts 7.1 surround sound for gaming Forum Can't get surround sound to work on my headphones Forum More resources Read discussions in other Home Audio categories Headsets High-End Audio MP3 Players Pioneer Pro Audio Speakers Yamaha !