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Please, if anyone else has an opinion on this card or any other, I would really like to hear it!
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I hate to bump my own post *again*, but please, if anyone out there has an opinion or an alternative card they would suggest, please do so!
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I have the same card you are thinking about buying. I have not had any problems in 64bit vista, I run optical audio to my harmon kardon receiver and just recently my gf got me a pair of sennheiser hd 555 headphones and the sound is just amazing.

I got my card back in july around when it was released, I had a hard time finding it in local stores, got it online for something like $110 it was on sale.
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You could get the Auzentech Prelude
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I hate to bump my own post *again*, but please, if anyone out there has an opinion or an alternative card they would suggest, please do so!
if ya live near a fry's... my fry's had it on sale for 60$ after rebate.
http://shopping.dallasnews.com/ROP/a...24708674&type=
    
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Crap. Unfortunately, I have a Best Buy and a Circuit City (one of the ones that isn't closing), but no Fry's.

As for the Auzentech, is it really that much better?
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post #17 of 27
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Crap. Unfortunately, I have a Best Buy and a Circuit City (one of the ones that isn't closing), but no Fry's.

As for the Auzentech, is it really that much better?
if i could... i'd get the prelude(eax+high quality stuff) . but thats me. not sure about others.
    
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post #18 of 27
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Why, though?
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post #19 of 27
Just Buy a Xonar DX or (if you can afford it) a Xonar D2X

they have AWESOME drivers
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post #20 of 27
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Originally Posted by Enyalius View Post
Crap. Unfortunately, I have a Best Buy and a Circuit City (one of the ones that isn't closing), but no Fry's.

As for the Auzentech, is it really that much better?
Yes, it is a better sounding card. I have Creative X-Fis in the same room as my Auzentech, so I've compared them directly. It's up to you to decide if the increased price is worth it, but I feel that it is for my personal use. I use the cheaper Creatives for the comps that my friends use though
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