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Originally Posted by Gollie View Post
Well the amp has an RCA IN connection.



but the i/o bay only has an RCA in



What are my options?! I need to go from the card to the amp somehow without losing sound quality.
wow thats a pretty amp
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post #842 of 38113


I feel like a little kid the night before Christmas...again.

I tried hooking my headphones up directly to the sound card and it did not work for some reason. I/O bay good, direct to card bad...interesting.

I'm going to buy the Dayton cable, run it from my i/o bay > 336i > cans.

Should keep me satisfied for a while, although the DAC Solo has for sale is tempting.
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did you make sure the back of the card is not set up for digital out?
 
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I looked through the settings and I dont think it is set up for digital out. I'll post some screens later.

Should be an easy software work around. Worse case i'd reinstall drivers and start over...still wierd though.
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post #845 of 38113
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Originally Posted by Gollie View Post
SIGH!

I just noticed that my i/o bay for my X-Fi does not have an RCA OUT. DAMN IT!

I can't buy a DAC right now (without selling something) so i'm prying that someone can tell me the best way to go from my x-fi > amp > cans.

This hifi thing is getting rediculous! ALWAYS SOMETHING ELSE

I just use a custom multi conductor pure 5N solid silver mini-RCA IC
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I just use a custom multi conductor pure 5N solid silver mini-RCA IC

Any pics of what that looks like?

I know I ask a lot of questions but I am new to a lot of this and mistakes can be costly. Ty for patients!
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soloz ever hear of rainbow audio?
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post #848 of 38113
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Any pics of what that looks like?

I know I ask a lot of questions but I am new to a lot of this and mistakes can be costly. Ty for patients!
I'm not sure if I have any pictures of the specific cable, and even if I did I'm not sure I could really post it here.
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soloz ever hear of rainbow audio?
yes, I have... a long time ago when I was heavily into car audio. I didn't hear too much bad, but never anything spectacular though either. And no personal experience.
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hmm ok jwing.
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