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Oops! didn't mixed up what you said
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sandiegoskyline
nice find on the cirrus surround chip.. I say its important 'cuz thats my name
I was just doing some light reading on XRam and stumbled across it. If I find the review I will post it.

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post #13 of 20
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The high-end X-Fi Elite Pro uses four Cirrus Logic CS4398 stereo DACs. These are the same DACs used in the Audigy 4 board, and offer better signal-to-noise ratio than the 8-channel CS4382
http://www.extremetech.com/article2/...1850391,00.asp

This is where I found it. Just in case anyone was curious on the source and yes I realize this thread is old.

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post #14 of 20
Audigy zs..it's got cooler letters
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So another words no one has a clue?
    
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^^I dont know what you mean by that?

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post #17 of 20
Specification wise there is so little difference between the Audigy 4 or 2. I would get the cheaper as you arnt losing out but saving money. Howeve if you could save up the Creative X-FI will last you a while and is the best sound card about.
post #18 of 20
TBH if you are decinding on gettin either of the two cards. I say get the Audigy 4. My mate has the audigy 2 ZS and i can't tell the difference between the two (in sound quality) but then again, my speakers aren't amazing. Just your average joes 5.1 surround.

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post #19 of 20
There isnt any sound quality difference between the two. However i find the Drivers for the Audigy 4 to be better.
post #20 of 20
Gold Connectors are more for the WoW factor, the consumer is meant to believe that gold connectors will mean the sound card or whatever product is obviously brilliant. Gold connectors make near to no difference of the sound quality and they are definately not worth an extra $20 as the gold is plated microns thick anyway.

More to the point i have an Audigy 4 and i love it
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