soundcard

Forum discussion tagged with soundcard.
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    Question Games are lagging after installing new soundcard

    I bought new headphones so i also bought the Creative Sound Blaster AE-9 PE. After I installed it and got the right software, everything seemed to work fine until i started a game and saw that it was lagging pretty hard. I then removed the soundcard and everything was fine again. My system...
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    Question Asus Xonar U7 alternatives due led blinking issue

    Hello, I've a Asus Xonar U7 external DAC usb card, since approx 6 months has started to have the known issue with the Led blinking... (I bought it on 2014 so no chance replacement or something). For my main usage the main advantage is the possibility to have Speakers (Audioengine A2+ by RCA)...
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    Question What Sound card is Supported on This Motherboard?

    Yeah, I am aware the motherboard onboard audio is pretty good. How ever, the audio jack on my computer case got a little bent to where no head phones work (wired). I'm aware I could get bluetooth head phones but I want to use this opportunity to get a pretty high end sound card. $100 to $250 is...
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    [SOLVED] issue with subwoofer

    i have 2 speakers and a Yamaha YST SW012 Subwoofer which came with a subwoofer cable. in hopes of getting them both to work as a 2.1 setup i bought a sound card and found out upon arrival that all ports, including the sub port, were 3,5mm. i bought a RCA-to-3,5mm jack converter for the subwoofer...
  5. shahab81

    Question Audio-Technica ATR 1300 with Blue Icicle

    Hey everyone, I've been looking for a decent budget mic preamp, in order to use with my 500 ohm Audio-Technica ATR 1300 (which is a dynamic mic), and i found this online: Blue Icicle. Do you think it's a suitable option for recording non-pro vocals or podcasts? Can it remove all the hissing and...
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    [SOLVED] Cracking noises in the speaker

    Hi, on my desktop Computer I get a cracking noise in the external speakers every time the graphic resolution or graphical mode switches. I get his noise especially during the boot process several times. Sometimes that noises also appear, when I click a mouse button. What can there be done...
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    Question Which DAC/AMP for Hyperx Alpha

    Hello! I recently bought HyperX Alpha headset, I connect it to my desktop computer (B360M D3H Gigabyte motherboard) I did some research and I found that it has Realtek ALC 887 Audio card. My issue is that the sound that comes from the headset is low, not as big as I expected, even when I max all...
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    [SOLVED] Can i use my external soundcard for mic and onboard sound card for headphone at the same time???

    Hello guys I have a creative sound blaster x-fi go pro usb soundcard and i wanna use it only for my microphone as a recording device and i wanna put my headphone on my motherboard onboard soundcard as a playback device and use them at the same time just want to know does it works? And between...
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    Question Two usb-headsets at the same time?

    I have two Logitech G633 headsets which I connect with USB to the pc. I wounder if it is possible to use both of them at the same time via usb so I also get 7.1 surround sound in both of them when me and my wife play games?
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    [SOLVED] Microphone volume is really low, no idea where it comes from

    Hello, I searched a bit for my issue, but didn't find anything, so I thought I'd ask here. I'm having issue with my vocal on my pc : when I speak in microphone, friends ( on discord ) are hearing me very low. I had a friend who could hear the music I was playing on my computer, or game sounds...
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    Question Soundcard & headset for gaming

    Hi! I was hoping someone could shed some light on some of my questions here. I currently have xonar essence stx 2 soundcard and QPAD 1339 headset but my issue is that sound quality is low/bad for the money i spent on this, and the surround ( virtual ) sound it not quite what i was expecting. My...
  12. Dylan1999

    Question Sound not working Ubuntu 19.04

    So I just installed the latest version of ubuntu because windows was giving me a bunch of crashing troubles and I wanted something new and clean but I remember now why I went back to windows twice after downloading this. But im determined to try and sort this out and not waste my time again...
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    Question External Soundcard Fails on Windows 10

    Hey guys, I made this account just to ask this one question, as I could not find it ANYWHERE on the internet. So I have a Creative Sound Blaster X-FI Surround Pro 5.1 and it is a great soundcard, which I have had no problems with on Windows 8 or Windows 7. On Windows 10 however, I can use it for...
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    Question Audigy Rx SoundCard not being detected on Motherboard

    Hello all I just recently purchased an Audigy Rx soundcard for my PC and I've updated BIOS, disabled onboard HD audio and tried putting it in different PCI slots to no avail. my specs: ASUS ROG Strix z370-E gaming Motherboard EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 TI Samsung EVO 860 2TB SSD Corsair 32000Mhz DDR4...
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    [SOLVED] Soundcard inside a PC or outside

    The title may be weird but its not what you think (i guess) i am buying myself a PC and i saw a component named Soundcard i researched it but i couldn't find an answer what i mean exactly is do i need a soundcard inside my PC or a usb plugged soundcard. i got headphones that came with a small...
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    Question Am I using these headphones to the best of their ability (Audio-Technica Ath-M40x Studio)?

    Hey, I know it sounds like a stupid question, but am I using my Audio-Technica Ath-M40x to the best of their ability? I Have had these headphones for a little bit now and I love them, their sound is great and for only $100 I would recommend them to anyone who wants some great sounding Studio...
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    [SOLVED] Question about if I need a sound card.

    The motherboard I am using is Asus - ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING ATX AM4 Motherboard and the CPU is AMD - Ryzen 7 2700X 3.7 GHz 8-Core Processor. I want to know if I should get a soundcard or not.
  18. thefatkid

    Question External Soundcard Fails on Windows 10

    Hey guys, I made this account just to ask this one question, as I could not find it ANYWHERE on the internet. So I have a Creative Sound Blaster X-FI Surround Pro 5.1 and it is a great soundcard, which I have had no problems with on Windows 8 or Windows 7. On Windows 10 however, I can use it for...