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The Roccat Kave may not be as musical as one headset or not as outstanding with pure FPS game sounds (voice and bullets) as another, but shone as an all-around good guy with excellent bang for the buck. quote


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8.0
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    8.0
  • Sound quality
    8.2
  • Comfort
    7.8
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9.0
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8.0
CNET AU Apr 11, 2011

The Kave passes muster as the first 5.1 headphones we've seen that actually produce decent positional audio. While a set of speakers will always do better in this regard, and the soundstage is rather claustrophobic, the Kave doesn't do too badly at all.

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7.0
HotHardware Jan 28, 2013

Even with the angled drivers, the Kaves are no match for a 5.1-channel speaker setup. But as far as headphones go, they do a remarkable job letting you know where the sound is coming from.

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8.0
MMORPG.com Apr 7, 2012

The Roccat Kave may not be as musical as one headset or not as outstanding with pure FPS game sounds (voice and bullets) as another, but shone as an all-around good guy with excellent bang for the buck.

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9.0
MrShortFry MrShortFry

I would give these a solid gdgt score of 90-95. The sound quality is truly incredible for a headset - from listening to music, to watching movies, to playing games. That's what you would expect from real 5.1 sound output though, and the Roccat Kave does not disappoint in that respect. The only...

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