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People hate the Creative interface, but it is easily better than the tiny print and 1990's style winamp skin interface that the Xonars use.
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i think im going to pick up the stx and my dad goona pair a k701 with that. The STX should be fine for a M-Audio BX5A when he gets that right.
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Here we go again with people making authoritative claims in regards to the sound quality on products they have never owned. Funny that the majority of the few here who have had ownership of both the TitaniumHD and Xonar, just so happen to be the ones trying to inform people that both Units are on par in the sound quality department. I guess it's just to hard for people here to believe that Creative was able to engineer a competitive performing sound card for Audio playback to the Asus.
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I personally get a lot of use out of the headphone amp built into the ST even with low impedance cans
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I personally get a lot of use out of the headphone amp built into the ST even with low impedance cans
lol i still havnt been able to get my headphone port to push any audio.. ive only tried for like 5min tho..

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People hate the Creative interface, but it is easily better than the tiny print and 1990's style winamp skin interface that the Xonars use.
but it looks so hightech
     
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post #16 of 32
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This is probably something important i forgot to mention. Will the Titanium HD drive the k701?
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post #17 of 32
Yes. The Titanium HD has a headphone out, not an amp. But it can drive those cans with no problems at all. The headphone out, not the front panel, can do 330 ohms. Anything over 250 is a little iffy, but the AKG headphones are only rated at 68.
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If you already have the Asus Xonar St and you like it, then pick up another one for your dad, instead of the Creative.
    
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yeah =), but wanna try something new =P.
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almost brought the titanium hd @ frys. Was walking up to cashier and stopped myself since amazon has it for cheaper + no tax free shipping. So Titanium HD/Asus STX i guess. Ht Omega ??
Fry's can pricematch.

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This is probably something important i forgot to mention. Will the Titanium HD drive the k701?
No, it will not.
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