- Feb 14, 2013
Yeah, when the sound being pumped into your headphones is a stereo source. If you have 5.1 or better going into your headphones you get virtual surround sound. Far better positional audio for competitive gaming.You absolutely get better position determining with surround sound than with headphones.
edited to add you can get surround sound from headphones. I think that’s what your misunderstanding that I’m trying to say