1. Biff73

    Asus Xonar U7 or Creative Sound blaster Z

    Hi all,I'm choosing between 2 sound cards Asus Xonar U7 or Creative Sound blaster Z for an Asus Maximus VII Z97 matx build with Windows 8.1.Which will offer better sound quality & better driver compatibility?Speakers are Logitech Z906,Thanks
  2. xelosia

    The Visual Microphone: Passive Recovery of Sound from Video

    The Visual Microphone
  3. Mystikhol9

    Need some Sound advice -

    Hello PUREOC! Over the holidays I upgraded the core parts of my system, the specs on the side are current, now I'm looking ahead for the sound and screen. The monitor most likely will be a 24" from ASUS. Speakers will be Logitech Z623. For the sound card I'm looking for something that isn't...
  4. xelosia

    ASUS Essence STX II and Essence STX II 7.1 Hi-Fi-Grade Sound Launches
  5. xelosia

    Scientist-developed malware covertly jumps air gaps using inaudible sound

    Scientist-developed malware covertly jumps air gaps using inaudible sound | Ars Technica
  6. automaton

    restore now no sound

    I had to do a restore yestaerday I reistalled sound driver sabertooth r2 990fx no sound HElp
  7. calemus

    raid 10 - sound off

    looking at raid i am fascinated by the option (raid 1) of doubling my read/wright speed but as we all know that option is very volatile i am also very interested in the raid 0 secure reliability blanket so who has a raid 10 set up video or ->instructional<- they feel is EXCEPTIONAL...
  8. Biff73

    Sound card for Windows 8?

    My current Creative x-fi titanium has driver conflicts with windows & has been causing random bsod:brick:I have read a few reviews about the asus xonar d2x & xonar phoebus,which would be better & more stable on windows 8?will only be getting either card,link below for reference Asus Xonar D2X -...
  9. Biff73

    Which Sound card?

    I am looking for a 5.1 24bit sound card that is good for enhancing bass & treble performance.Any reccomendations?pairing with my edifier S550,Thanks:fudd: Digital 5.1 Audio Speaker System - S550 | Edifier
  10. xelosia

    Skydiver Jumps From Record 128,000 Feet, Breaks Sound Barrier

    Baumgartner used a helium balloon to travel the 24 miles up, and jumped safely to the ground A daredevil skydiver has landed safely on the ground after jumping from the edge of space Sunday morning. Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian helicopter pilot and former soldier, made a...
  11. killjoyjim

    Help no sound.

    OK guy's need you're help.My son was playing BF-3. He was using the headphones.His dog jumped up and ripped out the headphones from the usb jack in the front of my case.I now have no sound.I have checked all wires to make sure they were plugged in.I plugged a powered speaker in the back of...
  12. windwithme

    Pursuit of performance & sound - MSI GT70 Gaming Laptop

    On the high end notebook market, it's all about Ultrabook in the past year. Focus on thin & light with mobility, the price is higher than regular notebooks. In fact, the high end notebooks still have another direction, it's the pursuit of higher performance and big display design products...
  13. C

    Sound Blaster Recon3D

    I got a deal on this thing for $40. I am having a problem setting up my optical audio. When I open the sound blaster control panel with the optical as the default device, it tells me that it cannot detect any audio devices. But when I set the "speakers" as default, it works just fine. I need...
  14. 6

    How this sound?

    I have a 2.5 hdd that took out of a external hdd case with a broke USB port. I was thinking about using as storage drive next to a 60gb ssd which would be used for the OS and apps. Reason I was thinking about doing this is so I can take the money I was gonna use on a 500gb or 1tb drive and use...
  15. Skyguy

    Enermax DreamBass Genie

    The DreamBass Genie Audio Amplifier is designed to improve your audio experience for people on the go, or something small and inexpensive. It's a simple USB plug-in, and enhances bass and full surround support. Click Enermax DreamBass Genie for the full review.
  16. Kung Pow

    Upgrade my Sound System

    Hey guys, since I am rebuilding my whole cooling system I also wanted to look into getting a new audio system. I have a Creative Sounblaster X Sound Card, and would like a surround sound system. 5.1 or 7.1 with a Subwoofer, or whatever you recommend best currently on the market, regarding...
  17. C

    Onboad audio vs. older sound card

    Would I notice a difference if I used a dedicated sound card? At the moment I have some old 5.1 PCI soundcard with a gameport on it laying in a drawer. LOL!! I am planning on getting an X-Fi or Xonar card by summer time so this would just be temporary. I am becoming obsessed with perfect audio...
  18. L

    Asus ROG Xonar Phoebus Sound Card

    Besides being famous for its motherboards, the Republic of Gamers team at ASUS also dabbled in gaming accessories like keyboards, mice and headsets (ROG Vulcan) The ROG Xonar Pheobus (god of music and light) is a standalone product rated at 118db SNR at its regular outputs and has a...
  19. X

    Which sound card for my Logitech Z-5500?

    Hello everyone. I just bought a Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD Sound Card for my surround set home at home, a Logitech Z-5500. Normally I have always been using on board sound, but I now got the money and I would like to take it to the next level. To my very big surprise the card I...
  20. bloodyrose

    sound problem

    Having problems hearing people talk when i play games just wondering is there any way to setup headset and speakers so that sound from the game play on my speakers and when people talk it can only be heard from the speakers on the headset.