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Tt eSPORTS Introduces the BAHAMUT External USB Pro-Gaming Sound Card

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Tt eSPORTS, the leading expert in professional E-Sports gaming peripherals, is announcing the BAHAMUT external USB gaming sound card. The BAHAMUT sound card is designed with compact size and full completion of all acoustic demands. Embedded with the most advanced dts Surround Sound Headphone Technology that digitally takes care of your sound, the BAHAMUT provides further enjoyment to your game and music.

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USB gaming? Give me a break - LATENCY!
 
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I really wish gaming companies would try and develop products with some substance, rather than throwing out things they can sell based on flashiness and marketing. I mean for cryin' out loud, two of the three features involve the fact that you can plug your headphones/mic into it and that it has a volume knob. At fucking last, finally a sound card I can plug my headphones into!
 

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^^^ And what products are your companies making?
 

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So what is the chip inside this?
 
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^^^ And what products are your companies making?
ASUS and Auzentech tend to be more my companies in the sound card department, but comparatively even Creative are doing better with their new sound cards - at least their desktop volume-knob is just a side show to the main event.
 
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I play counterstrike competitive with a USB headset. Suffice it to say latency is not an issue with USB headsets as long as the driver development crew aren't total morons.
 
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USB gaming? Give me a break - LATENCY!
Not true at all. I have an old Audigy 2 NX USB device, and gaming on it is just like a normal integrated sound. No latencies at all. Even supports hardware EAX 3.0 and all other effects founded on Audigy 2 PCI cards.:eek:
 
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Not true at all. I have an old Audigy 2 NX USB device, and gaming on it is just like a normal integrated sound. No latencies at all. Even supports hardware EAX 3.0 and all other effects founded on Audigy 2 PCI cards.:eek:
Well then why in all PA audio instead of USB was 1394 used? Mhrm?
 

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To continue on why latency isn't a problem: USB audio interfaces for recording is quite common and do not suffer noticable latency.
 

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Well then why in all PA audio instead of USB was 1394 used? Mhrm?
because of the myth that macs were better for productivity, and macs supported firewire over USB.

its irrelevant to this thread, so please stop derailing it.


On topic: personally i've been waiting on a decent USB sound card. internals sure have their place, but since i swap between laptop and desktop fairly often, a USB soundcard capable of actually powering high end headphones (and preferably with mobile phone headset support - one cord for audio + mic!) would be great.