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I've seen it for £124 delivered!! from Amazon....


I can get this sound card for £15 delivered!! http://uk.store.creative.com/sound-b...o/1-16770.aspx

But the seller has said the following:

This Sound card was purchased a few weeks ago, it seems to have slight fault, now and again i was hearing some slight noise when opening folders in windows, the audio is fine and has no issues when playing music films or gaming.
I am selling this card as SOLD AS SEEN and will not accept returns or offer refunds.


What do you lot think?
I would avoid .Find some other offer.

It s the return thing that bothers me.
Maybe it doesn t even work at all

The xtreme Audio is an Audigy SE rebranded not a real X-FI also.
   
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post #22 of 29
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I would avoid .Find some other offer.

It s the return thing that bothers me.
Maybe it doesn t even work at all

The xtreme Audio is an Audigy SE rebranded not a real X-FI also.
Its a Audigy SE with a PCI E x1 connector I guess

Well iam going to get this bad boy then >>
Still thinking of the HD version but this one looks sexy

What sound card have you got Dromihetes
post #23 of 29
Just get a USB Wifi adapter that you can use when required and free up a PCI slot in the process!
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What sound card have you got Dromihetes
Look in my signature.
I have 2 nice PCI sound cards.
I still use PCI because PCI-E sound card drivers are still not as they should be and because i m satisfied with what they do.
When i ll be forced by the motherboard design to get PCI-E i will.
   
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post #25 of 29
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It sucks big time!! I can put the graphics card in the bottom PCIE slot but it wont clip in!! I got the k62 case which is all clips and no screws needed.

The only option I got is it put the graphics card in the top PCIE slot but then that covers up one of my PCI Express slots!! Looks like I wont be buying a Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Champion Series now and I will have to stick with my old PCI Sound Blaster® X-Fi Xtreme Music card Unless I get rid of my usb 3.0 pci express card.

Is there a lot of differents between the 2 cards?


I also cant fit my led strobe lights in because I got no where to put these metal plates:



Here is a screen shot of all my bits before the build:




Edited by babyface_yo - 6/9/11 at 7:23am
post #26 of 29
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It sucks big time!! I cant put the graphics card in the bottom PCIE slot because it wont clip in!! I got the k62 case that is all clips and no screws needed.

And the only option I got is it put it on the top PCIE slot but then that covers one of my PCIE slots!! I've nearly finished buliding it....
Can t you just send back the mobo and get another one instead ,with better layout to fit your needs ?
   
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post #27 of 29
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Can t you just send back the mobo and get another one instead ,with better layout to fit your needs ?
I got the mobo and all the components before xmas and I have now decided to build.

I got this mobo because of all the specs but its a **** design!!
post #28 of 29
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Is there anywhere I could put the metal back plates that are attached to the led strobe lights? Because I have no room to slot them in the back.
post #29 of 29
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Is there anywhere I could put the metal back plates that are attached to the led strobe lights? Because I have no room to slot them in the back.
I took the metal plate off from the switch and mode button and now iam going to drill a hole in the case to fit the switch and mode button!!
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