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ROG Xonar Phoebus ??

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Hi,

I am looking for the best sound card I can get... I have a pc360 headset at the moment hooked into my rampage iv gene.. I like to game.. mainly black ops 2 atm... Please send your thoughts..

I'm a big fan of the ROG line..
Edited by Sweeper101 - 2/1/13 at 8:51pm
post #2 of 4
Nope, I would not get it.

Get the xonar essence stx and get another 3.5 to 6.3mm adapter for your mic. thumb.gif
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do NOT get this card, it is a turd! I had one and it was awful. The drivers are horrible and still have TONs of bugs. I'd second the STX or the new ZxR from Creative when it hits. I had the chance to test one out a few days ago and it was REALLY good!
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I have exactly the same things. Pheobus definitely cannot compare to audiophile graded STX. But I needa try true 5.1/7.1 headphone, controller sits besides my keyboard with a mic, I can buy no mic audiophile headphone in the future. I don't have any problem with the driver, since I don't even use any fx or EQ. I don't wanna mess up the natural soundstage of PC360. And It's expensive. Love the directional sound cue when playing BF3, BL2, Arma2. You can tell the different between 320k, cd audio, 16/24bit flac when listening to movie soundtracks smile.gif
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