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I use the Auzentech Prelude for gaming and music, and I find that it is an amazing card, now I run Xp, and have no issues, with drivers and what have you, and from what I've read there are no Vista driver errors eaither, its a top of the line card, and it shows it.


BTW: X-RAm is a creative scam, its really useless, only about 3 games actually support and use it... think back to the aegia physx cards, its kinda like that...
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post #12 of 17
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I listen to musics and gaming both at the same level. So I need something good in both parts. And you can say gaming and music are about the same for me so I need a card that is best of both world. I know a lot of ppl would say the Claro+ is better for music but how much better over the Prelude? And the Prelude is how much better in gaming over the Claro+? Hope that clear thing up.
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There is no question. It sounds better
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Do you guys think the Op-amp on the Claro+ is better than the one on the Prelude? or other way around? And thx for all the suggestions guys Im going to return the Fatality today to Fry's and order the Prelude.
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i own a prelude and to me its sound great on games and for music.....best sound card i ever i used
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The Claro+ uses the AD8620BR OPAMP for Front channel Output how is this compare to the Op-amp on the Prelude? anyone knows?
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So no one knows if the opamp on the Prelude is better than the Claro+? or?
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