You may want to move this to PC or Milliways. The ZS sound is incredible, there simply is no reason to upgrade from here for a long time, plus all those games make the price look silly. Ever saw a graph somewhere for such a comparision? Latest News Latest Videos. The stuff that comes out of speakers hooked up to ac97 doesn’t even deserve being called sound. Output Sound Quality 1 to I have had all 3, the audigy2 blows the other 2 away in sound quality without a doubt.

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It sounded better than my current ALC So, depending on your current and future video card choices this may be a small issue for you when considering your motherboard. You should know that only moderators can post in this wbit So, you might consider this to be a hybrid solution between using the top of the line components from NVIDIA and the lower end components from other vendors.

Abit has opted to include the standard ATX power connector as well as the additional 4-pin connector for added power and stability to the system. There is no material that is knowingly illegal here. Is Topre Realforce the Realthing?

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I don’t know Channels: Another one I had forgot This is not something that I would have fn7 from Abit, as they are usually the first to help the end-user with their high-end performance needs. You can run either nVidia’s drivers on it which takes advantage of the on-board nVidia MCP sound hardware upstream of the Realtek codec chip or Realtek’s which bypasses the nVidia MCP hardware and talks directly to the ALCbut the nVidia ablt currently seem to have better compatibility despite being released less recently.


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The only reason you should be looking at soundstorm if the A2 is an option for you is if you’re outputting to a receiver and want DD encoding. Latest News Latest Videos.

Finally, the A2ZS is in a league of its own, at least in comparison 79 these. Logitech’s intelligent solution to their smart home restores Harmony.

I would like everyone to contribute in making an AC’97 sound cards listing. What’s the difference between an Audigy 1 and an Audigy 2 ZS? All times are GMT Supported via a joystick bracket pin header on the motherboard, but GigaByte didn’t include a bracket.

Ever saw a graph somewhere for such a comparision? The stuff that comes out of speakers hooked up to ac97 doesn’t even deserve being called sound. Here’s a good place for drivers, although this version is new since I last checked: You bait have to have patience in tweaking the sound settings in some games to find the right comination of hardware acceleration, EAX, DirectSound3D, etc.


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Also, recent versions of the nVidia mixer are buggy and have a memory leak uses up all your memory if you leave it running for several days. I have latest Direct-X 9.

The A2 ZS retail is 7. All in all, a fairly capable chip. If Abit could have somehow moved those components to elsewhere on the board and moved the AGP slot down one unit, then the DIMM slot issue mentioned about abih not have been an issue at all. I will start with mine. Home Reviews News Forums.

In my opinion it doesn’t sound all that great my Logitech Zd speakers do the same thing automatically when I plug headphones in, and they seem to do a much better job. Horrible Linux drivers abkt source.

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