Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [OCN] Creative's fall from glory
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[OCN] Creative's fall from glory - Page 71  

post #701 of 1091
Quote:
Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post
Has creative made a statement yet?

Or newegg for that matter?
Not yet man, check newegg, see if you can buy an audigy on there, also creative won't be saying anything till tomorrow man, they got a lot at stake here, they need to think really hard about what they're going to say and do.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 6400 @ 4.8 ghz Delidded  Asus ROG Z170 Maximus viii ranger MSI GTX 1070 Gaming X x2 SLI 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR4-2133 @ 2900 mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD Blue 3TB Patriot Blast 480GB SATA 3 SSD Samsung 950 Pro 512gb M.2 PCI-E 3.0 x4 Swiftech H240x2 Prestige 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 x64 LG OLED65E6P Saitek Eclipse II EVGA SuperNOVA 650 G2 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair Obsidian 750D Logitech G500 Steelpad 5L  Audioengine HD6 Speakers  
  hide details  
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 6400 @ 4.8 ghz Delidded  Asus ROG Z170 Maximus viii ranger MSI GTX 1070 Gaming X x2 SLI 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR4-2133 @ 2900 mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD Blue 3TB Patriot Blast 480GB SATA 3 SSD Samsung 950 Pro 512gb M.2 PCI-E 3.0 x4 Swiftech H240x2 Prestige 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 x64 LG OLED65E6P Saitek Eclipse II EVGA SuperNOVA 650 G2 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair Obsidian 750D Logitech G500 Steelpad 5L  Audioengine HD6 Speakers  
  hide details  
post #702 of 1091
Quote:
Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post
Has creative made a statement yet?

Or newegg for that matter?
Doesn't seem like Creative has said anything, and they may not. They may hope people just simmer down and forget about this. And I think people may indeed simmer down, but that doesn't mean they'll ever buy Creative hardware again.
Foldatron
(17 items)
 
Mat
(10 items)
 
Work iMac
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 950 EVGA x58 3-way SLI EVGA GTX 660ti GTX 275 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 80GB Intel X25-M SSD 2TB WD Black 150GB WD Raptor 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
2x 150GB WD V-raptor in RAID0 Win7 Home 64-bit OEM 55" LED 120hz 1080p Vizio MS Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 
PowerCase
750W PC P&C Silencer CoolerMaster 690 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2500S AMD 6770M 8GB (2x4GB) at 1333Mhz 1TB, 7200 rpm 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG 8X Dual-Layer "SuperDrive" OS X Lion 27" iMac screen Mac wireless keyboard 
Mouse
Mac wireless mouse 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-2600K AMD 6970M 1GB 16GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1TB 7200rpm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
256GB SSD 8x DL "SuperDrive" OS X 10.7 Lion 27" 2560x1440 iMac display 
Monitor
27" Apple thunderbolt display 
  hide details  
Foldatron
(17 items)
 
Mat
(10 items)
 
Work iMac
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 950 EVGA x58 3-way SLI EVGA GTX 660ti GTX 275 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 80GB Intel X25-M SSD 2TB WD Black 150GB WD Raptor 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
2x 150GB WD V-raptor in RAID0 Win7 Home 64-bit OEM 55" LED 120hz 1080p Vizio MS Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 
PowerCase
750W PC P&C Silencer CoolerMaster 690 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2500S AMD 6770M 8GB (2x4GB) at 1333Mhz 1TB, 7200 rpm 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG 8X Dual-Layer "SuperDrive" OS X Lion 27" iMac screen Mac wireless keyboard 
Mouse
Mac wireless mouse 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-2600K AMD 6970M 1GB 16GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1TB 7200rpm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
256GB SSD 8x DL "SuperDrive" OS X 10.7 Lion 27" 2560x1440 iMac display 
Monitor
27" Apple thunderbolt display 
  hide details  
post #703 of 1091
Quote:
Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
Doesn't seem like Creative has said anything, and they may not. They may hope people just simmer down and forget about this. And I think people may indeed simmer down, but that doesn't mean they'll ever buy Creative hardware again.
Exactly, my next sound card purchase will not be a creative unless they turn this around and release good drivers soon and start giving good and FREE support like the other companies.
The Leviathan
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 6700k @ 4.7GHz MSI Z170A Gaming M7 12GB NVIDIA Titan X (Pascal) 32GB G.Skill Ripjaws V (DDR4 3200) 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
2x 1TB Samsung 960 PRO 193TB unRAID Server 3x 140mm Noctua NF-A14 Noctua NH-D15 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 65" LG 65E6P (4K OLED) Ducky DK9008 Shine 3  Corsair AX860 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair Obsidian 750D Logitech G502 Proteus Sprectrum Denon X7200WA (Receiver) 2x Klipsch RF-7 (Front Speakers) 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
4x Klipsch RS-62 (Surround Speakers) Klipsch RC-64 (Center Speaker) 4x Klipsch CDT-5800-C II (Atmos Speakers) 2x SVS PB16-Ultra (Subwoofers) 
  hide details  
The Leviathan
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 6700k @ 4.7GHz MSI Z170A Gaming M7 12GB NVIDIA Titan X (Pascal) 32GB G.Skill Ripjaws V (DDR4 3200) 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
2x 1TB Samsung 960 PRO 193TB unRAID Server 3x 140mm Noctua NF-A14 Noctua NH-D15 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 65" LG 65E6P (4K OLED) Ducky DK9008 Shine 3  Corsair AX860 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair Obsidian 750D Logitech G502 Proteus Sprectrum Denon X7200WA (Receiver) 2x Klipsch RF-7 (Front Speakers) 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
4x Klipsch RS-62 (Surround Speakers) Klipsch RC-64 (Center Speaker) 4x Klipsch CDT-5800-C II (Atmos Speakers) 2x SVS PB16-Ultra (Subwoofers) 
  hide details  
post #704 of 1091
Guys, the Newegg post was a fakepost by some guy with too much free time. The email address was changed after he registered to make it appear that was his email. Newegg won't be doing any such thing.

Also, Creative will keep silent for a while yet. I doubt they'll release a statement unless this uproar continues through to next week.
Romdeau
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
C2D E6700 Asus P5B Deluxe Geforce 8800GTS 320MB 2GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
40GB, 120GB, 160GB SATA, 250GB SATA Lite-On DVD Burner Vista 32-bit Home Premium Viewsonic 19" WS LCD, Viewsonic 17" 4:3 LCD 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G11 Seasonic 550W Antec w/ window (OLD STEEL BEAST) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
Old cloth/rubber pad with Riven artwork 
  hide details  
Romdeau
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
C2D E6700 Asus P5B Deluxe Geforce 8800GTS 320MB 2GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
40GB, 120GB, 160GB SATA, 250GB SATA Lite-On DVD Burner Vista 32-bit Home Premium Viewsonic 19" WS LCD, Viewsonic 17" 4:3 LCD 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G11 Seasonic 550W Antec w/ window (OLD STEEL BEAST) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
Old cloth/rubber pad with Riven artwork 
  hide details  
post #705 of 1091
Thread Starter 
I called Creative, and got ahold of Phil O'idiot (the OP of the Creative thread) and they are aware of the issue but can not issue a statement at this time... what a waste of 2 hours on the phone
post #706 of 1091
Creative CEO's are just laughing. they are a MULTI million dollar company, they could give two *winks* less about a couple mad kids in a forum or two, even if you use a hacked driver, you still have to buy their card, which is where they make money.. LMAO.

this has become a daily occurrence, people talking smack, and spouting off at the mouths about some **** product, yet, they go buy it the next day.
My e-peen..
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 G0 @ 3.6ghz *lapped* EVGA 680i A1 *all HS's lapped* (vDroop Mod) EVGA 8800GT SLi (740,1010)*lapped* GSkill 4x1GBs(800mhz 4-4-4-12)*lapped* 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
(2)7200.10 's 250GB Raid0 (1)WD 400GB *lapped* 2x LG SATA Super All-Write SATA Vista Ultimate x64*lapped* Samsung 226BW*lapped* 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
ZMERC Ultra X-Pro 750Watt*lapped* Ultra Aluminus (w/ 10x120mm fans)*lapped* Logitec G5 
Mouse Pad
WOWPAD 
  hide details  
My e-peen..
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 G0 @ 3.6ghz *lapped* EVGA 680i A1 *all HS's lapped* (vDroop Mod) EVGA 8800GT SLi (740,1010)*lapped* GSkill 4x1GBs(800mhz 4-4-4-12)*lapped* 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
(2)7200.10 's 250GB Raid0 (1)WD 400GB *lapped* 2x LG SATA Super All-Write SATA Vista Ultimate x64*lapped* Samsung 226BW*lapped* 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
ZMERC Ultra X-Pro 750Watt*lapped* Ultra Aluminus (w/ 10x120mm fans)*lapped* Logitec G5 
Mouse Pad
WOWPAD 
  hide details  
post #707 of 1091
Quote:
Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
I've been saying for the longest time now Creative is the absolute worst of the worst when it comes to hardware. I'm on my THIRD creative sound card. Their MP3 players are wretched. Their support stinks. I could care less if Creative goes under...I hope they do.
I have a creative MP3 player, that was my first mp3, 256mb
I love it!
New Rig 2/14/08
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
e6400 GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L Radeon HD3850 512mb 2x1gig G.Skill 6400 
Hard DriveMonitorPower
WD 160gig Acer 22" Ws Sunbeam 550w 
  hide details  
New Rig 2/14/08
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
e6400 GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L Radeon HD3850 512mb 2x1gig G.Skill 6400 
Hard DriveMonitorPower
WD 160gig Acer 22" Ws Sunbeam 550w 
  hide details  
post #708 of 1091
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by edeekeos View Post
Creative CEO's are just laughing. they are a MULTI million dollar company, they could give two *winks* less about a couple mad kids in a forum or two, even if you use a hacked driver, you still have to buy their card, which is where they make money.. LMAO.

this has become a daily occurrence, people talking smack, and spouting off at the mouths about some **** product, yet, they go buy it the next day.
If I had to "guesstimate", I would say that they lost at least a million customers... I am sure they give two "winks" about it
post #709 of 1091
I have news for you people, if this has not been brought up in this thread already, the newegg post is obviously a fake, since that is not how retailers work with companies. All major retailers have direct contacts to the companies of products they sell. If newegg was to drop all creative products they would have contacted creative directly and discretely since that would be the professional thing to do, and after the fact if they were going to discontinue their products they would announce it on their website, NOT on creative labs public message boards.
i7 on the cheap
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 Gigabyte X58A-UD7 evga GTX470 Corsair Vengence 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M 160GB LG GBW-H20L Windows 7 Ultimate Acer GD235HZ 23.6" 120HZ 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Rocketfish 900W 80+ Silver Corsair Obsidian 800D Cyborg Rat 7 
  hide details  
i7 on the cheap
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 970 Gigabyte X58A-UD7 evga GTX470 Corsair Vengence 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel X25-M 160GB LG GBW-H20L Windows 7 Ultimate Acer GD235HZ 23.6" 120HZ 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Rocketfish 900W 80+ Silver Corsair Obsidian 800D Cyborg Rat 7 
  hide details  
post #710 of 1091
Quote:
Originally Posted by R3ap3R View Post
I called Creative, and got ahold of Phil O'idiot (the OP of the Creative thread) and they are aware of the issue but can not issue a statement at this time... what a waste of 2 hours on the phone
Cool?
FAKE RIG 5000
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
INTEL QX9770 ASUS RAMPAGE EXTREME CROSSFIRE 2 x 4870X2 8GB CORSAIR DOMINATOR DDR3-2000 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
6 x VELOCIRAPTOR 300GB RAID10 5 x PLEXTOR PX-716AL SLOT-LOAD VISTA ULTIMATE X64 30" APPLE M9179LL/A DISPLAY 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
LOGITECH G15 SILVERSTONE DA1200 LIAN LI PC-A71B LOGITECH G9 
Mouse Pad
DIAMOND PLATED STEEL 
  hide details  
FAKE RIG 5000
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
INTEL QX9770 ASUS RAMPAGE EXTREME CROSSFIRE 2 x 4870X2 8GB CORSAIR DOMINATOR DDR3-2000 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
6 x VELOCIRAPTOR 300GB RAID10 5 x PLEXTOR PX-716AL SLOT-LOAD VISTA ULTIMATE X64 30" APPLE M9179LL/A DISPLAY 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
LOGITECH G15 SILVERSTONE DA1200 LIAN LI PC-A71B LOGITECH G9 
Mouse Pad
DIAMOND PLATED STEEL 
  hide details  
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Hardware News
This thread is locked  
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [OCN] Creative's fall from glory