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I'm going to buy the Recon3D USB. I have a Mac and PC both share the same audio card.
 
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Based on the inclusion of the digital I/O's, the multi-channel analog outputs, as well as the additional 4 DSP's it would seem that the Recon's targeted market is geared more towards the inclusion of home theater or similar applications vs the core gamer/enthusiast market of the Titanium HD.
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post #163 of 372
Quote:
Originally Posted by manueljenkin0 View Post

The card seems to be available for pre-order at amazon and newegg.
http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Blaster-Recon3D-Fatal1ty-SB1356/dp/B00654PTT2/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1323267243&sr=8-2
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16829102042
But it seems that the release date of the card is 16th of this month.
My sister is returning to India and will depart 16th evening there.
Is there any possibility of her being able to buy it for me when she arrives here.
She lives in Miamisburg and is close to a Microcenter shop. If she goes and preorders there on 12th or something, will it be available on 16th or earlier so she can go and get it before she departs?
I am in extreme need of that sound card because I am having a Tritton AX pro headset in my home and am unable to use it for 3 months since I purchased it due to lack of good sound card, and am not going for X-fi cards.

Please people.. Is there any fair chance of my sister getting the sound card for me?
Any shop is OK. She lives in Miamisburg.
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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post

It might do if he just cuts along the dotted lines.
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That made me laugh!
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post #165 of 372
Quote:
Originally Posted by SimpleTech View Post

Hahaha.. I knew it!

Glad I haven't opened up my Titanium HD yet.

I would rather have a Titanium HD than this "Recon" card.
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post #166 of 372
I'll go with whichever one provides better positional sound for gaming. I don't typically use my computer to listen to music.
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Originally Posted by Seeing Red View Post

It's like saying no one should upgrade from a GTX 460 to a GTX 580 because you can't tell the difference on your 60Hz 1680x1050 monitor.

I have a 1680x1050 monitor and did just upgrade to a 580. It still runs Crysis like a bag of potatoes!! mad.gifmad.gif



Quote:
Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post

It might do if he just cuts along the dotted lines.

424

Oh lol! I remember this! That card was close to $500 @ the time too! tongue.gif:p



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Originally Posted by Scars Unseen View Post

I'll go with whichever one provides better positional sound for gaming. I don't typically use my computer to listen to music.

Pretty much this. I do listen to music on my PC...a lot. But if this new card sounds THAT much better positionally...I'd jump. Or at least keep an eye out for an HD version of these cards.
post #168 of 372
read about it, i highly don't recon mend this
    
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post #169 of 372
Yet another dedicated card that can't help reduce background noise while using a headset/mic combo. Bloody onboard sound manages to reduce significantly more background noise and the loud buzz of my fan than my X-Fi Fatal1ty and Xonar DG frown.gif
Might just have to remove it go back to onboard >_>
post #170 of 372
Lol Firebeard!

Meebsy: Have u considered a nice desktop mix like the Logitech USB?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16836111601
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