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So is the SupremeFX X-Fi 2 no good on this board? I've got the non-Gen 3 version and it sounds great to me, but I've always used on-board audio. Then again my sense of hearing isn't exactly refined, so it's never made a big difference to me personally.
post #12 of 14
I had the non-Gen3 board and it was great. Granted, it's not much of a discount, but the board is already priced pretty competitively already. If you do not need the extra slots its one of the best boards available and the on-board sound is pretty good unless you are trying for studio quality sound, but I use headphones so it was perfect for me.
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Originally Posted by chizel View Post

So is the SupremeFX X-Fi 2 no good on this board? I've got the non-Gen 3 version and it sounds great to me, but I've always used on-board audio. Then again my sense of hearing isn't exactly refined, so it's never made a big difference to me personally.

the on board sound on this thing will be great for you, no worries thumb.gif
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I wonder if this is the reason it's going down in price headscratch.gif
http://www.techpowerup.com/158859/ASUS-Launches-ROG-Rampage-IV-GENE-X79-mATX-Gaming-Board.html
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