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  1. btarunr

    Plantronics Confirms No Ongoing Discussions with Logitech

    Plantronics, Inc., a market leader in the global headsets, voice, and video endpoint market, today confirmed that the Company is no longer engaged in discussions with Logitech International S.A. ("Logitech") regarding a potential combination. While it is Plantronics' practice not to comment, in...
  2. G502

    Are there any guides for modifying/unlocking Realtek drivers yourself, instead of trusting randomly downloaded drivers?

    This forum has several posts with links to unlocked/modified Realtek drivers which enable DTS Interactive and Dolby Digital Live. This is fantastic, and I'm grateful that people have spent time making these available to the community. However as any IT professional will know, installing...
  3. FreedomEclipse

    State of Surround Sound Gaming (5.1/7.1) and its downfall. 1990-2006

    Ive had a bit of time to think about it and basically come down to the opinion that surround sound gaming is dead and has been dead for a long time or held in a cryogenically frozen/comatose state unable to decide if its dying or completely dead.... Most of the sound card makers from days of...
  4. Delaro

    Any recommendations for Headphone/Headset under $100

    Over the Ear only " I wear Glasses, On-ear gets painful" Closed or Open doesn't really matter I listen when everyone is asleep and the never leave the PC Wired prefer being able to remove the Wire and replace easily " My kid has a fetish for chewing wires :cry:" Comfortable for more than an...
  5. T

    Fixing Headphone driver

    So first of all, I'm fairly new to soldering and headphone repair so bear with me a little. I tried to fix a pair of Beyerdynamic dt 770s that had a short, and...I slipped with my iron and one of the connectors on the drivers came off. Now, im not too bummed about it, they were sitting in a...
  6. F

    Best player for the gym and outdoor running ?

    Hi there ! I have been using the obvious Sansa Clips for the past decade, but they always fail on me after a few months of heavy daily use (2-3 sessions per day) Before I get another one, is there something better on the market for the intended purpose ? Thanks :)
  7. FreedomEclipse

    Mid range 2.0/2.1 speaker amps

    Can any of you audio nerds recommend me one? Something that sounds good that won't break the bank. This z5500s is good but I'm thinking about dropping the 5.1 getup. It sounds great when gaming but I don't really game a serious lot anymore. Doing this means I also do away with having a...
  8. VSG


    The new Beat BYRD in-ear headphones from beyerdynamic, Inc. combines legendary sound with an ultra-flat headphone housing for maximum comfort. The unique Y signet and the orange cable are part of the new beyerdynamic brand design. The Beat BYRD is now available exclusively at the beyerdynamic...
  9. btarunr

    1MORE Intros Spearhead VRX H1006 Gaming Headset

    1MORE introduced the Spearhead VRX H1006, its new flagship around-the-ear gaming headset. The headset is characterized by an industrial design with two metal tubes pointing downward, on which the two cans are suspended. The retractable microphone is drawn out of one of the tubes, and embellished...
  10. H

    How to Connect Quadraphonic if i have 2 Sets of 2.0? connected on Back jack,No vocals From Second Set of 2.0

    hi, i have 2 x 2.0 Seakers, one is working fine which is connected to Green jack(center) and i tried to attach other 2.0 Set to make Quadraphonic Sound, which i connected it to "speaker out" port(First Jack) i tested Speaker but i cant hear Vocals, just Pitched MUSIC,insturments, not good...
  11. T

    WINAMP 5.8 new version 2018 is up.

    Winamp version 5.8 is official up to download now. Just if there are any other old farts besides me out there still using it. https://www.winamp.com/ Side note: Skin used is called Anunaki and it seems it unstable for me. It keep crashing for some reason. So if there are others than what to go...
  12. VandilFish

    HyperX Alpha Crosstalk

    I'm having an issue where any loud (Correction: Any Sound) sound i hear in my headset also plays through my microphone(Headset mic). I'm using Sound Blaster Play3! with HyperX Cloud Alpha headset. It is NOT! picking it up from the headset it is actually playing through the mic, I can mute the...
  13. Red_Machine

    Audigy RX corrupted audio

    I've just built a PC with some old parts, and I'm having trouble with the soundcard. On Windows XP, it worked fine. However when I wiped it and installed Windows 7, I get really poor audio. I've tried both official drivers and Daniel_K's. It's always this horrible corrupted mess.
  14. Raevenlord

    LUCIDSOUND Ships LS31 Wireless Gaming Headset for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

    LucidSound , the fastest growing gaming headset brand, announced today the shipping of the LS31 Wireless Gaming Headset. Announced at E3 2018 and compatible with PlayStation4, Xbox One and PC, the new LS31 serves as a follow-up to the LS30 headset, LucidSound's top selling headset. Re-built...
  15. Sebastian-san

    Headphone wire got HARD

    My headphone wire got hard where it touches my arm. Have them a year now. What should I do now? Please help its hard like plastic... almost.
  16. btarunr

    Turtle Beach Announces Elite Pro 2 + SuperAMP Pro Gaming Audio System

    Get ready to propel yourself to higher levels of competitive play and more podium wins as leading gaming audio brand Turtle Beach (NASDAQ: HEAR), today announced its flagship Elite Pro 2 + SuperAmp Pro Performance Gaming Audio Systems for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have started hitting retail...
  17. W1zzard

    Creative Announces Sound BlasterX H6 50mm USB Gaming Headset

    Creative Technology Ltd announced today the release of the Sound BlasterX H6 gaming headset, which elevates both gaming and audio experiences to the next level. Featuring an all-new design, the Sound BlasterX H6 packs massive performance with a plethora of enhanced features - including...
  18. Raevenlord

    HyperX Unveils the Wireless CLOUD MIX Headset

    HyperX today introduced its first Bluetooth-enabled headset, in the form of the CLOUD MIX. The new HyperX CLOUD MIX mixes the best of both HyperX's wired performance with the convenience of Bluetooth 4.2. The new headset features the same 40 mm drivers, which achieve frequency response of 10 Hz...
  19. VSG

    Microsoft Announces Surface Headphones- Wireless, Noise-Cancelling, and.. Cortana

    Alongside refreshes galore to their Surface hardware lineup of laptops, all-in-one devices and convertible PCs, Microsoft did have a surprise announcement as part of their media event earlier today. This included a whole new product genre under the Surface brand in the form of headphones...
  20. Decat46

    MIDI out won't play MIDI files in Windows 10 Pro64bit version 1803

    Post thread Hi all. I've been battling with a problem I've been having in Windows 10 Pro 64bit ver 1803. I currently can't play any MIDI files with windows media player, classic media player {From K-lite Codec}, vlc, or my bluray player software called Leawo's Bluray player. Now I can play MP3s...
  21. btarunr

    Turtle Beach Announces Availability of Atlas Series PC Gaming Headsets

    Leading gaming headset and audio accessory brand Turtle Beach (NASDAQ: HEAR) officially enters the PC gaming headset market with today's announcement that the company's all-new Atlas line of headsets built for PC is now available at participating retailers worldwide. Designed in collaboration...
  22. btarunr

    HyperX Announces Cloud Earbuds with Microphone

    HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced the release of HyperX Cloud Earbuds . Developed for Nintendo Switch and mobile gamers, Cloud Earbuds feature signature HyperX comfort coupled with new patent pending, HyperX designed soft silicone ear tips, giving...
  23. K

    Problem with the colours of the cable on a trs 3,5mm conector

    I dont know wich is the negative one, and the audio for the left one and the right one, my colours are Red with some gold, blue and green. Please help. Thank u for yopur attention. :):):)
  24. Carsomyr

    Advice for gaming/movie headset

    Hi I'm looking for Advice on which headphones to buy to use for movies music and gaming. In terms of budget, we're talking between 200$ to 400$. I intend to use the headphones to listen to music, movies, tv shows and a lot of gaming as well. My personal preference is for headphones that...
  25. B

    Movie sound normalization

    Hello, I have a problem with the sound playback of movies and I think a lot of other people also. In the current HD-action movies the sound is extremely different between spoken text and action scenes. When the spoken text is silent, I have to increase the volume. If after that, an action scene...