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What is the difference? I have HD 558. I think I know the difference but is it really noticeable?
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It's the same card. GX 2.5 are software effects on the Xonar cards.
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Will it make my sound any better? I hear that you can hear more things in game on 2.5. Not sure how true that is.
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Will it make my sound any better? I hear that you can hear more things in game on 2.5. Not sure how true that is.

I'm not sure if I explained well - both cards HAVE those GX 2.5 effects they are listed differently while they shouldn't be. thumb.gif

Yeah it should improve sound positioning.
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I'm not sure if I explained well - both cards HAVE those GX 2.5 effects they are listed differently while they shouldn't be. thumb.gif

Yeah it should improve sound positioning.

OH nice! So the one I got from amazon for $27.00 is the same as the Xonar DG GX 2.5? im so sorry for so many questions. redface.gif
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Yes, it's the exact same. smile.gif

BTW I recommend you to use the Unified Xonar drivers:
http://brainbit.wordpress.com/2010/07/19/asus-xonar-unified-drivers/
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post #7 of 21
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Yes, it's the exact same. smile.gif

BTW I recommend you to use the Unified Xonar drivers:
http://brainbit.wordpress.com/2010/07/19/asus-xonar-unified-drivers/

godammit your so good and fast. Thanks alot! WIll try those drivers when I get the card. it should arrive here any minute. Says out for delivery.


also. why would it be the same and not the same price?
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lol it just came at my door now. lol
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also. why would it be the same and not the same price?

Duplicates in the seller's list - that happens sometimes or maybe you're just buying from a marketplace or some site where there are different sellers listed and sometimes products don't match.
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lol it just came at my door now. lol

Ahah, time to try it! biggrin.gif
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Duplicates in the seller's list - that happens sometimes or maybe you're just buying from a marketplace or some site where there are different sellers listed and sometimes products don't match.
Ahah, time to try it! biggrin.gif

Yup! im looking at it, I thought when it says bulit in amp that means I dont need to use my adapter on my headphones jack. I guess I thought of it differently. Going to install it now brb 5mins
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