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Creative SoundBlaster users assemble!

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DanielK(who has rather famously been providing customized and updated drivers for Sound Blaster cards no longer supported by Creative themselves) is in need of help to test the next round of drivers he's preparing. Details on his blog:

If you have any of the following cards give consideration to helping test them;
- Creative X-Fi PCI (Retail/OEM, SB046x/SB055x/SB067x/SB073x)

- Creative X-Fi PCI (OEM, SB077x)

- Creative X-Fi PCIe Titanium (Retail/OEM, SB088x)

- Creative X-Fi PCIe Titanium (OEM, SB096x)

- Gigabyte X-Fi PCIe Titanium (OEM, G1.Sniper 1/2 and G1.Assassin 1/2)

- Onkyo X-Fi PCIe Titanium Wavio SE-300PCIE R1/R2

- Auzentech X-Fi Forte 7.1
- Auzentech X-Fi HomeTheater HD
- Auzentech X-Fi Prelude 7.1
 

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I miss my X-Fi Fatality…
 
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Ohh so you sold it? You could ghetto with those pcie to pci adapters.
Yeah. I'm not disappointed with my ZX. I mean lets be honest all the power X-Fi had got hobbled by DX/Direct Sound anyway...
 
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Yeah. I'm not disappointed with my ZX. I mean lets be honest all the power X-Fi had got hobbled by DX/Direct Sound anyway...
Frankly I do miss direct sound, although audio quality have improved over the years their just not as good as when directsound was around for positional audio in games especially.
 
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Argghhh, I have an X-Fi SB0790...
 
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I might give it a test, I can easily throw windows 10 onto the Phenom II X4 rig running my OG X-Fi, but you got me all excited I thought we where gonna discuss Soundlbasters in general, and I was totally gonna show pictures of my AWE32 in my 486 lol
 
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