It was the first gaming-oriented sound hardware add-on board for notebooks that offered full hardware acceleration of 3D audio along with high-fidelity audio output quality. The SE is a low-profile PCI card in the Audigy family, and still has many unsold units at online retailers unlike the other Audigy cards. However, the high-resolution audio was achieved by bypassing the DSP, being decoded directly by CA chip also known as “p16v” to take advantage of which Creative substituted CA for the old CA used in Audigy 1. Wed Apr 14, 8: The official webpage is http: Thu Apr 15, 7:

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Anecdotally, my onboard sound also sounds like ass.

I haven’t found any information about the difference between KEP and KQ versions in the Web including the official website. Double-click the downloaded file. No awful creative driver suite installed aydigy.

Creative Audigy2 ZS Sound Card Review

My new Mac Pro emits hum from my speakers. Creative Labs Audigy 2″. Of note is that Creative hardware is not necessary for this device. And in my audigy 2 zs sound card I think the Realtek sucked when I tried it out compared to my Audigy2, and I have no desire to change it anytime soon.

I realize it doesn’t have much to do with the X-Fi cards from Creative, but no one seems to have tested it, which is odd since it seems like one of the few alternatives to slund Realtec codecs. If there is an Audigy 2 SE, it doesn’t seem very likely it would have the same model number as the others unless it is the same card but sold in a different part of the world with a different name, or perhaps the same card sounr the name was changed after some time; though it could be a slightly different card that exists somewhere].


It had a special drive though. Mindphaser Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Registered: Dard audigy 2 zs sound card Ars, my informal audigy 2 zs sound card is that most computer users most of the time don’t seem to mind their on-board audio chip quality level, so those who have problems with their on-board sound quality either have “golden ears” caution: On Audigy 2 zs sound card 30, Creative held soind press conference in Moscow to introduce its new multimedia products that extended all product series of this company.

Posting Guidelines Contact Moderators. Sep 18, Posts: It has the same circuitry, as Player and Platinum models, except for another analog output. The card is physically smaller than other Audigy 2 cards.

I don’t know what your board is. Plantronics DA 40 – sound card DA40 1.

Audigy 2’s 3D audio capabilities received a boost when compared to its predecessors. For the older Audigy cards, cqrd are both benefits and drawbacks compared to the latest official drivers: Velvet G Ars Praefectus Tribus: May 26, Posts: I’ve never been completely happy with my onboard sound of the last three boards I bought.

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If you want to back off your claims to just that, fine. Tue Apr 13, audigy 2 zs sound card It is possible that the same card was sold in different markets with different names, that perhaps the cards were sold with one name for a while and later it was changed or it’s possible they could even be slightly different cards. Jun 17, Posts: Whether or vard it’s the PSU, any sound circuit worth using has local filtering to isolate itself from these issues.

With Creative ALchemy, you can: I think what you’re missing is that the way you explained your preferences sound silly to a lot of people. Don’t take it personally.

If it aint broke dont fix it, and I see no compelling reason why I should switch. I’m also one of the few people who actually uses the firewire port on the card too.