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The new Creative Titanium HD soundcard. Got it at a good discount thanks to Black Friday and my impulsive self just could not resist.

    
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The X-Fi HD, also with Black Friday discount from the creative store.
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* I picked up a creative HD (like many others), I may write a review comparing the Essence STX and the X-fi HD if anyone is interested.

I'm sorry for all the pics, but I am just very excited it is all finally here!

Starting from the left:
Parts for a PPA v2 Amp, Woo Audio 3 Amp, partially finished Gamma 2 Dac, Essence STX, D5000, my old modded HD555, and finally HD600s.







I struggled getting a picture of the tubes glowing.


And finally a finished audio setup

Edited by hoth17 - 11/26/10 at 4:45pm
post #484 of 3104
This thing with


these.





Pretty much those two are my jump-start into the audio world, did I do good? I can't wait until they arrive to replace this onboard sound with my $30 Senns.

I bought the sound card mainly because it is their flagship, it has an amp and that is my biggest gripe with onboard is that the sound just sometimes does not cut it at 100% on everything. Thoughts about if this was a good buy?
Edited by Dealth0072 - 11/26/10 at 7:49pm
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Got in on that TripleFi 10 deal on Amazon
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I just got a couple Polk PSW10s from newegg for the living room. They'll definitely be better than the single sony sub we have right now.

 
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Ultimate Ears TripleFi 10 which only cost me $100 with next day shipping

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Originally Posted by wire View Post
Ultimate Ears TripleFi 10 which only cost me $100 with next day shipping
wowsers how only $100?

I finished up my home theater purchases, but I gotta rearrange the living room before the wife will stop complaining about the size of the speakers.
"No normal person has speakers like that in their house"
"It's a living room, not a club"
"words...words...words..."

I think it's pretty:


monitor 70s


monitor 30s


cs2


bic F-12


Denon AVR 1910

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I just added a UMC-1. Audiophile grade DAC's, 5 hdmi, 1.4 ready, 1080 hdmi up convert. This horse sounds wonderful in all modes...especially DTS Master Audio and SPDIF modes. UD7>Fiber optic(toslink)>UMC-1 for my pc. Powered with a Rotel 1080, B&W 704's & Totem Dreamcatchers.

I love the online dealers without the middle man, like Emotiva and Axiom.

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