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Ok, I popped on the Xonar D1, can't wait to get it, if its 35x better than onboard... then it must be about 50-60x better then my SB Live! LOL


what sucks is I paid $70 after MIR +shipping, a little more than i wanted to spend, but it does have TOSLINK for when I get an amp for my Hi-Fi speakers
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Get a Xonar DG. The difference between the DG and the DX is not worth the price difference for headphones anyway.
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Originally Posted by cuad View Post
Get a Xonar DG. The difference between the DG and the DX is not worth the price difference for headphones anyway.
Why pay 30 for a DG when you can pay nothing for onboard?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Simca View Post
Why pay 30 for a DG when you can pay nothing for onboard?
yeah, at that point my onboard would be practically the same..... I have a D1 in the mail... comes Wednesday... 35x better than onboard and idk about 60x better than Sound Blaster Live

I'm not that much of a headphone user lol
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