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post #21 of 30
The Xonar won't be out for a couple more months.
post #22 of 30
The Asus Xonar is a card definately worth waiting for if you are patient enough. Would be a very good buy. However if you have a tight budget it could be an issue as I see that card being relatively pricey.
post #23 of 30
The b-Enspirer is a sweet card, andeven better for the price. I paid $110 for mine, and I still feel I got a good deal. Really, IMHO, there's no better card for the money right now. Of course, that's why I bought one...
    
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post #24 of 30
Thread Starter 
Well here's the problem. I have a huge clan tourney coming up and I need a card in 2 days or less. We have scrimmages, I'm missing one right now.

I'm going to BB tomorrow with as much money as I can manage, and get the best card I can...
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post #25 of 30
Well, assuming your BB has the same inventory as bestbuy.com does, then the Xtreme Gamer is definitely the way to go.
    
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post #26 of 30
Quote:
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The XtremeAudio doesn't do EAX.
It technically does EAX, just not EAX5. I believe it does EAX3 or 4 but that's not enough for Ultra quality in BF2
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post #27 of 30
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I will if I can somehow get $100. My parents have $25 of mine, gparents have $30, I have $15 on me, I have to mow a yard for $20 today.

Definitely will be cutting it close.
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post #28 of 30
The Sound Blaster Audigy SE is only like 27 dollars and it's a great budget card for gaming. We're really talking budget though.
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post #29 of 30
As a temporary fix for your problem until your LAN is over with, an Audigy may be the better choice for you. Then you can sell that for a few bucks or put it in a back up rig, and save up for something better.

-edit-

Just thought of something. Have oyu tried connecting your case's front panel audio to the jumpers on your mobo? It could fix it for free if you tried it.
    
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post #30 of 30
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No I didn't try that.

I went and got the Audigy. Meh, $33 and I have it now so I'm happy.

Thanks everyone.

EDIT: I will rep when I can. I have to wait 24 hours... :/


Oh, and I sampled the speakers I'm saving for. Klipsch Pro Media 2.1. Oh my god these things are POWERFUL. I'm sold.
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