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Good card...
Works perfectly with everything except the only PC game with proper audio - Battlefield 3
Play battlefield and the computer freezes completely within 1-20 minutes.

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Edited by amputate - 5/30/12 at 10:54am
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post #22 of 41
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Originally Posted by SilentKilla78 View Post

Guess it's the Recon3D then biggrin.gif

I hope you were joking, the Recon3D is junk (I saw the smiley but wanted to make sure...).
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post #23 of 41
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Originally Posted by amputate View Post

Good card...
Works perfectly with everything except the only PC game with proper audio - Battlefield 3
Play battlefield and the computer freezes completely withing 1-20 minutes.
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Did you use the GX mode?
Did you try to turn if off and play bf3 again?
Wonder when Asus gonna fix that mad.gif
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post #24 of 41
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Did you use the GX mode?
Did you try to turn if off and play bf3 again?
Wonder when Asus gonna fix that mad.gif

I think it's ironic that people buy the card with the intention of using GX mode for improved compatibility with games. Often times, the opposite is true and you have to turn it off for improved compatibility with games. tongue.gif
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post #25 of 41
Thread Starter 
sorry , after a long time..
anyway , it seems that the card has got some issues with BF3 because of amateur drivers mad.gif ..hoping that ASUS will soon eradicate this driver problem..
also should i upgrade from my xonar Dg to this phoebus...
also is there any other ASUS sound card that is good for gaming... for gaming.. thumb.gif
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post #26 of 41
http://rog.asus.com/forum/showthread.php?14887-Problems-with-new-Xonar-Phoebus/page1

12 Page thread full of people who can't play BF3...
Stupid because BF3 is the only reason I bought this card mad.gif
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post #27 of 41
ASUS Xonar DG all the way!
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ASUS Xonar DG all the way!

Nah DS !!! smile.gif
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post #29 of 41
$200 card for pc/multimedia speakers with poor drivers and/or no tweeters? sounds like pulling the trigger in where it does not count to me doh.gif also for gaming forget recon3d - the previous gen X-fi Titanium is where it's at!
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post #30 of 41
I've had the Xonar D2X for years and love it. I do not use the Asus drivers they really very bad and Asus has not done anything about that. There is a guy who offers his own modified C media drivers and they work perfectly. You can easily google and find them. It seems Asus just takes the C-Media drivers and adds some garbage then never updates. The Unified drivers for all Xonar cards really work.
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