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Yeah I got 2 "free" samples of the SOIC for about $7 shipping.

I dunno why I got 2, each sample comes with a string of 40 or something..

Prob cuda saved some money on shipping..oh well..
nope... if you ordered 2 samples you'll get 2 op-amps
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post #72 of 979
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Originally Posted by cyberspyder View Post
Actually, if you're afariad to mod your card, you can always opt for the HT Omega Claro Plus. It is a high-end card for a very not-high-end price. Its opamp performs virtually the same as the LM4562, so you can expect similar performance between it and the X-Fi card (modded).

Brendan
Can anyone else verify? Not that I don't trust, just that I want to get the X-Fi to mod it but I am torn... the HT seems not to support all the gaming audio so the X-Fi modded would be the way to go if you got it right down to the spelling on what I quoted, so I am now only afraid that the new X-Fi won't be right for modding... has anyone heard about it taking this mod?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005
VERY IMPORTANT... is the SNR from Creative accurate?
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post #73 of 979
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Can anyone else verify? Not that I don't trust, just that I want to get the X-Fi to mod it but I am torn... the HT seems not to support all the gaming audio so the X-Fi modded would be the way to go if you got it right down to the spelling on what I quoted, so I am now only afraid that the new X-Fi won't be right for modding... has anyone heard about it taking this mod?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005
VERY IMPORTANT... is the SNR from Creative accurate?
no, that card is not an x-fi killer.


if you are asking "has anyone heard about it taking this mod?" if anyone here has done this mod successfully. then the answer is yes. I have performed this mod on more than one X-fi. I have a modded x-fi in my computer right now.
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post #74 of 979
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nope... if you ordered 2 samples you'll get 2 op-amps
Really? Crap..I need a few more now..
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post #75 of 979
no Soloz2 what I meant was if anyone did it on the X-Fi I have coming in the mail:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005

It is the one that should take it but wasn't confirmed yet...
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post #77 of 979
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no Soloz2 what I meant was if anyone did it on the X-Fi I have coming in the mail:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005

It is the one that should take it but wasn't confirmed yet...
Well, it says Fatal1ty works and the Xtremegamer Fatal1ty is the exact card without the breakout box.
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you confused me?
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post #79 of 979
The guide says these are the ones that the mod works on:
X-Fi Elite Pro
X-Fi Fatal1ty FPS
X-Fi Platinum
X-Fi XtremeMusic (best value)

And I just said that the Xtremegamer Fatal1ty is the same card as the Fatal1ty FPS
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post #80 of 979
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no Soloz2 what I meant was if anyone did it on the X-Fi I have coming in the mail:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005

It is the one that should take it but wasn't confirmed yet...
the XtremeGamer doesn't use a standard pin configuration on the op-amp. The pins are on opposite sides... I have yet to find an adapter.
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