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Who was selling the 555 for $30 shipped? That's pretty low, are the grills dented or something? Still worth it IMO .
Even if they were beat up cosmetically, as long as they're internally fine that's one hell of a deal.
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Who was selling the 555 for $30 shipped? That's pretty low, are the grills dented or something? Still worth it IMO .
Yes one side is
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Even if they were beat up cosmetically, as long as they're internally fine that's one hell of a deal.
It's get a few cracks but for $30 I gotta get it. . .
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It's get a few cracks but for $30 I gotta get it. . .
If you don't, pass the deal on to me.
 
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Had some 650s but sold em ; ; Thinking about selling my 595s too, I can't find any contacts that don't irritate my eyes so I'm stuck with glasses for now hence me moving towards IEMs recently.
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I dipped my ie8s in water accidentally during the hiking trip few days ago.. Rofl
    
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I'm aware this is a Headphone thread, but I figured I'd ask anyway...

I have an old Audigy 2 ZS card that I barely used in my older build and didn't put it into my newer one, how would that card compare to newer ones?
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I'm aware this is a Headphone thread, but I figured I'd ask anyway...

I have an old Audigy 2 ZS card that I barely used in my older build and didn't put it into my newer one, how would that card compare to newer ones?
Even though somewhat dated the Audigy series still has quality performance. It primarily depends on what you are expecting out of your sound. I would test use the card and base my opinions off of personal experience rather than going out and buying a newer higher end card. If you are wanting to upgrade there are, of course, options available.
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Even though somewhat dated the Audigy series still has quality performance. It primarily depends on what you are expecting out of your sound. I would test use the card and base my opinions off of personal experience rather than going out and buying a newer higher end card. If you are wanting to upgrade there are, of course, options available.

Well the card works, I've used it with some older Turtle Beach 5.1 headphones, TB HPA2's and Razer Barracuda's. The sound was good, but once my TB 5.1's broke I got the Razer's and 3 months down the line the damn bracket broke and finally the HPA2's developed a speaker cracking noise.

I went to a Creative Fatal1ty USB headset which I ended up never replacing. The headsets were babied and never mistreated, I just had bad luck with them and my Fatal1ty headset is rock solid with 0 issues in over a year. I'm also not sure what would compliment the 2 ZS card at this point.
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So you're looking for some headphones that aren't overkill for the Audigy 2?
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So you're looking for some headphones that aren't overkill for the Audigy 2?
Or that would utilize the most of the card.
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