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  1. jamieuk147

    Can I some how use my headphones with my XBOX 360?

    I have some headphones I use with my pc with a DG sound card for gaming and love it.... I have got in to gaming on my 360 and wondering if there was a way to hook my headphones up with a mic? Also would I get 5.1 surround sound while gaming? :)
  2. stormu

    Recommendations for AMPS for around $700 or less

    Hello, this is my first time posting here and I don't have enough knowledge with high end audio to select the proper gear to buy.   I currently own a Fiio E9 thats plugged into my computer with a creative sound blaster X-fi Titanium sound card. I've done some brief looking around and have seen...
  3. NinjaSushi2

    ISO Recommendations for 2.0/2.1 media speakers.

    So I am a newb when it comes to speakers. I will be using these for my PC in conjunction with either my Creative Titanium X-Fi SC or my Xonar STX SC, whichever I have installed at the moment. Anyways, I was wondering what some good recommendations are. I am willing to spend about 100 bucks so I...
  4. Shoruk3n

    Soundcard with Optical out

    Hi all!  So I have http://www.pioneerelectronics.com/PUSA/Home/Home-Theater-Systems/HTS-GS1 which I use for my PS3, and have recently decided life would be easier if I used it for my PC as well.  My question is what sound card would be a good choice for using optical out?  I want to use TOSLINK...
  5. negrosis

    Need help picking a sound card zx700.

    I recently purchased sony zx700s with head-fi's great advice. I'm building a rig and i need help on picking which sound card to get.   I probably won't be using this with speakers, since there are other people in my house. But if you guys happen to know about any cheap 2.1/5.1 or even 7.1...
  6. Traddad

    Internal Audio Card Choices Other Than Xonar Essence?

    I'm in "final shopping mode"...most of the entertainment computer is on the way, but I need to  to get a good (enough) audio card with at least 5.1 SPDIF/Toslink out to my AV receiver and RCA (or good other) analog out to my stereo amp.  Headphones not needed...My ears can no longer take them...
  7. toosmall

    need a sound card for my new rig

    Hello everyone.   I've bought a new rig and ordered a decent pair of cans (Creative Aurvana Live) now I wanna get a bit more out of it and get a sound card and maybe an amp ( from what i could gather its not really needed for cals)   now my main use is games but i also play music and...
  8. smileywond3r

    Whatever happened to the sound card market?

    Ive been usnig my audigy 2 zs since 2004 and I believe that was when sound cards were booming.  Nowadays I see new pc's that are generally equipped with onboard sound.  Is onboard sound just as good?  Reason being I am looking for a new sound card because mine is simply too old now.  I also...
  9. onebaseking

    Do I need a sound card?

    Hi, I've got a DAC/AMP and HD650 and I just connect the DAC/AMP through the usb in the computer. I'm just wondering, i don't have a sound card in my computer, will adding a sound card make a difference?
  10. Chris Haigh

    Dolby headphone, any opinions?

    Hello everyone.   I'm looking for someone with some time to read through my post and provide some feedback, any comments will be much appriciated, and should I be in the position to help you in return I will do so gladly.   Okay, here's some background.   Prompted by a friend I've...
  11. Tobiman

    Newbie Advice on headphone & amp

    I'll soon be picking up a beyer 990 pro and an amp/dac, so I can improve my music listening experience. I'm looking for a good amp that will work with the 990 pro, music preference and as well as my cash on hand. My music preference consists of Hip Hop (50 cent & co.) Rock (Skillet, Red, Three...
  12. Leonarfd

    AKG K550 AMP or Soundcard

    Hey. I got the AKG K550s, I have used em mostly with my laptop at uni but decided to get some iems for that instead. So now im plugging them into my gaming computer at home instead, the only problem now is low sound and lack of elements in the sound. I understand this is due to the bad onboard...
  13. robskii

    Sennheiser PC350's vs other suggestions

    Hi Im looking for some advice and have being pointed in the direction of this forum by a friend. Basically i need a headset for gaming and have heard good things about the PC350's. I wondering if people have other suggestions   I Don't want to be spending more than £200 on these i do have...
  14. stimmi

    Audio technica ATH M50 (Integrated soundcard or Dedicated sound card)

    Hi.   I just ordered the Audio technica ATH M50 headphones and i plan on using them for listening to music,watching HD (and 3d) movies and playing games.I will basicly use them for everything sound related. I know they arent the best headset but i dont have the cash to get the high end ATM...
  15. 00Dan

    Best portable headphones for music and gaming?

    Hello everyone. New here, was looking for a new pair of headphones and was directed here so was lurking the past couple days. Anyway, I am in need of some new headphones that are portable, can be driven by an iphone 3gs, ipad 3, as well as used on my pc for gaming. I mostly listen to classic...
  16. headshot

    Sennheiser HD 598 and what sound card?

    Hey folks. Im hoping someone can advice me on this matter. I got these great headphones thanks to mad lust envy brilliant thread but now I need a PCIE sound card to go along with these great headphones    Ill be using the headphones mostly for gaming and music    Im not sure on budget, I...
  17. SmettMark

    Best amp and DAC for Audio Technica AD2000?

    I've heard some interesting things about the AD2000. People say that they are one of the best heasphones in the world when matced with the right amp and DAC. It is also said to have one of the best mid presentations out there, and Im looking for a headphone with really good mids. What amp and...
  18. dannykebab

    Just got my new DT-990 Pro's (250 ohm) but is my soundcard up to the job?

    Hey guys my main usage for these headphones is gaming, I mainly play the Arma2 zombie mod DayZ which uses the Xaudio 2 sound engine also the occasional Battlefield 3, CS: GO and the odd bit of music listening but am I really getting the best out of the dt-990s with my current soundcard the...
  19. gopanthersgo1

    Best soundcard

    I am wanting to buy a sound card, which will then go into a DAC, then an amp for my headphones.  It will also be used to send the PC audio to my home theater, any suggestions? (I have a pair of k702's, and am going to get a 5.1 channel Polk setup (don't know the receiver yet) (I'm also using...
  20. a kodak moment

    Sound card suggestions...

    I have a budget of $200   I need it to have an Optical in and an Optical out because they are plugging into my 5.1 home theater receiver and the is the best input it has. The optical in is so I can plug my 360 or PS3 into the card.   I will use it for 70% games, 25% movies, and 5% music...
  21. ivantoar

    Amp and/or sound card for $200

    Hi,   It's been a while since my last post here. I avoided head-fi (for economical reason) and managed to save myself some money and built a new PC earlier this month.   I need help on deciding an amp and/or sound card for $200. This time, budget is strictly $200 or under (if possible).  ...
  22. coltello

    Best Headphone DAC to replace or add to my set-up?

    First let me say that I realize there is plenty of information out there, I have been searching for about a month now and really need help making a decision that is specific to my situation, I hate creating new threads.   My situation: I only use Headphones (Sennheisser 555's currently)...
  23. valistar

    Soundcard/dac to go with Scythe SDA-1100 Kama Bay Kro amp

    Hello, I'm pretty much decided to buy Scythe SDA-1100 Kama Bay Kro amp - which will be great especially because I can fit it in my 5.25" bay.   Some reviews here> http://www.tnt-audio.com/ampli/scythe_sda1100_e.html & http://www.tnt-audio.com/ampli/scythe_sda1000_e.html   -...
  24. CyberAthlete

    Which amp for HD650

    So in my previous thread it was established that I should go for the HD650. Which I will, but they stated that I would need an amp to get the most out of the headphones.   What's the best amp to get for them? Let's go with: Budget $100: Budget $200: Budget $300:   Please note:  ...
  25. BlackSushi222

    Will an amp blow me out of the water?

    Hey guys, so right now I am using an Equation Audio RP-21 out of my Creative X-Fi Titanium sound card, with it EQd a bit in the bass region and to me it sounds great.   However I'm lookin into amps (since this hobby is too addicting), and I read about the PA2V2 from Gary. For the price, it...
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