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Well The Fact is the Loss in Quality really isnt Noticeable even if there is one.
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what if i turn off my speakers when i use my headphones? would it give full 5v to my headphone then?
But would this ^^^^ work?
    
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what if i turn off my speakers when i use my headphones? would it give full 5v to my headphone then?
You will have to unplug the speakers from the splitter completely, when I have my HP and speakers plugged in I have to have my amps volume up considerably to get it to sound right

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Originally Posted by ENTERPRISE1701
Well The Fact is the Loss in Quality really isnt Noticeable even if there is one.
So the loss is great if you have to up the volume to get the levels to be as if the hp weren't connected at all
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to use headphones and speakers dont you just plug the speakers into the soundcard slot then headphones into the speakers ?
    
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I was thinking that as the 5300's have the headphone socket on the control pod
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to use headphones and speakers dont you just plug the speakers into the soundcard slot then headphones into the speakers ?
is that sound quality just as good as the the quality of directly plugging into the soundcard? i just dont like the idea of bypassing for sound connection...
    
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post #17 of 29
it works fine for me..

but i do use onboard
    
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post #18 of 29
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to use headphones and speakers dont you just plug the speakers into the soundcard slot then headphones into the speakers ?
Indeed you can if its a 5.1 Card...Well I have the above adpater Frostbite and I can say at high Volume i get no Loss.
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You will have to unplug the speakers from the splitter completely, when I have my HP and speakers plugged in I have to have my amps volume up considerably to get it to sound right
so, if i unplug the speaker's plug from the splitter... presence of splitter doesn't matter in terms of quality for the headphone?
    
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No as long as there is only one device connected there will be no loss what so ever
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