Best Microphone for Skype

  paddyjack 21:16 29 Jan 2005
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Just starting using Skype (very good it is too), at the moment I am using a head set with mike. People on the other end tell me that there is an echo.

I would like to know if there is a way to eliminate this echo.

It’s not a major problem but it would be nice to know if there is an answer.

  Hamish 21:35 29 Jan 2005

Look in ebay and type Skype Phones in the search box. Bought one - good

  toni b 21:39 29 Jan 2005

It may not be your mic .I use skype and find that sometimes I will get an echo you could try it with another application to see such as msn messenger

  paddyjack 22:34 29 Jan 2005

Hamish
thanks will try ebay

toni b
the ehco is on the other end my end perfect

  AubreyS 22:47 29 Jan 2005

I bought I mike for about £2. I've been told that it sounds like I'm in the same room. You don't need anything special at all

  wallbash 23:07 29 Jan 2005

I went for a Plantronics 'skype' head set, works fine BUT , as it is plugged into the standard mic/ audio jack plugs, the 'phones' are flawed!

The jacks are to the rear of my computer, and therefore its skype or audio to the monitor not both. If I was going to but another set , it would be a 'USB' set. Then I could easily plug into the front panel. ( hope this makes sense )

  paddyjack 23:08 29 Jan 2005

plenty ideas.

thanks

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