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Even the Audigy SE?
I seriously can't recommend the Audigy as it won't work on W8 and it's drivers are old and not supported anymore. Xonar DG is still strong in the driver department with the rebrand of Xonar DGX and Unixonar drivers.
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I seriously can't recommend the Audigy as it won't work on W8 and it's drivers are old and not supported anymore.

hmm, I see that, but i'm thinking it wouldn't be a bad choice for the price and the fact its supposed to be better than this lame onboard audio. Don't wanna spend too much the first time if I can help it.
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hmm, I see that, but i'm thinking it wouldn't be a bad choice for the price and the fact its supposed to be better than this lame onboard audio. Don't wanna spend too much the first time if I can help it.
I'm using the Xonar DG with Beyerdynamic DT-770 Pro 80ohm, and it beats my Xonar D1 which is plugged to my speakers. rolleyes.gif
Ofc Xonar D1 is better for speakers than the DG.
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Guess i'll grab a DG then. Kinda makes more sense to spend once and thats it I suppose. Instant gratification isn't my best choice right now.
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The Xonar DG has Dolby Headphones, the exact same headphone surround system which Logitech is advertising its headsets for.
Except this time you can use it on every headphone with a 3.5mm jack.

It's very nice for certain games (BF2:Project Reality, etc.) and ofc for movies with surround audio tracks (which it was designed for).
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post #16 of 16
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The Xonar DG has Dolby Headphones, the exact same headphone surround system which Logitech is advertising its headsets for.
Except this time you can use it on every headphone with a 3.5mm jack.

It's very nice for certain games (BF2:Project Reality, etc.) and ofc for movies with surround audio tracks (which it was designed for).

and Music?
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