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Well I had a Titanium HD for a week, just testing it out to see if it makes a big difference and my verdict had been it didn't. I heard the same thing i heard with my VIA VT2020 onboard card (which is a pretty damn good processor if i should say so).

But...
There was a difference, my music was amplified...and my bass with adjustment on the EQ was very powerful...my HD 555 was shaking.
In the game section I heard details in my vintage EAX games of course and some in the games that would let me turn up the channels (the 64 sounds to 125 different sounds stuff) but I didn't notice an improvement in my sound cue.

I love music and I had been spoilt by the Titanium HD's amplification. My question is what is my best option to get that amplification back (financially)
I know the TItanium is 125 USD on Amazon right...I'm tempted to order it and be done with it but is there a cheaper better option
post #2 of 7
could really go with any mid-high end soundcard and get that.
post #3 of 7
Xonar DG. It has a built in amp and is very cheap. It made a world of a difference between onboard and a dedicated sound card even though it's so cheap.
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bass wise? how is it?, and does it have a good EAX type effect?
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bass wise? how is it?, and does it have a good EAX type effect?
I'm not sure what you mean by EAX but it does provide a solid bass. The head phone amp allowed me to actually push my cans to their full potential even though they are only M40Fs.
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I'm not sure what you mean by EAX but it does provide a solid bass. The head phone amp allowed me to actually push my cans to their full potential even though they are only M40Fs.
Program that mimicks EAX.
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Program that mimicks EAX.
It does emulate EAX 2.0 and 5.0 I believe, and AFAIK it works just fine. Really though, EAX is pretty old tech.
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