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Stock on-board sound card on my Asus Sabertooth Z77 until I feel like I want to spend the cash on a external sound card (I know I want to but I should keep pinching the penny). Splitting the audio to some old Logitech 2.1 speakers and Sennheiser HD 215s. Will probably upgrade to a Xonar DX or something in the future.


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  • Case: NZXT Switch 810
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Professional
  • Motherboard: ASUS Sabertooth Z77
  • Central Processing Unit: Intel Ivy Bridge i7-3770K @ 4.5 GHz
  • Random-Access Memory: Corsair Vengeance 4x8 GB DDR3 1866 MHz
  • Graphics Processing Unit: Aorus GeForce 1080 Ti
  • Power Supply Unit: Corsair Professional Series AX750
  • Cooling: NZXT Kraken X52
  • Storage: AData S599 + AData SU650 + WDC Blue
  • Keyboard: CoolerMaster Masterkeys Pro S
  • Mouse: Corsair Scimitar Pro RGB + CoolerMaster MasterAccessory RGB Hard Gaming Mousepad
  • Audio: Logitech 2.5 Speakers + Feenix Aria
  • Monitors: 2x Acer Predator XB271HU
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  • Device Model: OnePlus 6
  • Operating System: Android 9.0.4
  • Read-Only Memory: OxygenOS
  • Kernel: Stock

http://linustechtips.com/main/topic/1264-overclocking-guides/'>My Intel Ivy Bridge Overclocking Guide

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7.1 Channel Onboard audio (thinking of getting a sound card)

Logitech Z506 5.1 channel speakers

Corsair Vengeance H1100 Headset

I was thinking about getting those speakers myself. How do they sound?
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7.1 Channel Onboard audio (thinking of getting a sound card)

Logitech Z506 5.1 channel speakers

Corsair Vengeance H1100 Headset

Actually, not to shabby. However, the extra speakers get in the way and all the long cables get to be a pain. For about the same price, I'd recommend thses speakers http://bit.ly/12rW5yF I know they're what Linus always recommends and I've heard lots of good things about them.

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Asus Xonar ST

Sennheiser HD600 headphones

That is all you need. Absolutely amazing sound quality. Now that I have bought open-ear headphones, I don't see myself ever going back. I love these things.

Excellent choice! :)
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Holy thread resurrection, Batman!:o 

 

Anyway, I have two setups (no space for a spare Fostex HPA4 DAC combo and iFi Nano iDSD + iFi iCAN SE stack) :

DAC combos -

Oppo HA-1 on main rig

iFi Micro iDSD Black Label on 2nd rig

 

Headphones - ENIGMAcoustics Dharma D1000, Grado GS1000i, Sennheiser HD6XX, Sennheiser HD600, HFM HE-4XX (I have others cans, and rotate them from time to time)

 

 


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Rig 2: Intel i7 3960X (6C/12T) | Asus R4E | 16GB Corsair Dom Plat 2133mhz | 2x Gigabyte RX VEGA 64 Gaming OC (CrossFire) | iFi Micro iDSD BL + Samsung HW-K651 | Caselabs M8 | Corsair HX-1050 | Leopold FC660C + Logitech G502 | Samsung C49HG90DME 49" 32:9 | 64bit Win10 Pro

HTPC Rig: Intel i7 4770K (4C/8T) | ASRock Z87 Extreme6 | 16GB RipJawsX 2133mhz | Leaadtek GTX1080 Hurricane | Tt View 31 | Enermax 1500 MAX Revo | Logitech G613 + G603 | Panasonic 65" UHD TV | 64bit Win10 Pro

 

 

 

 

 

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Living room:


Emilar Compression Drivers with Altec 811B horns

15" JBL 2226h woofers

JBL PA Cabs

10W class A JLH Hood amp for the highs

60w class A/B Mryriad MA-120 amp for the lows

Minidsp active digital crossover

Carver CT-Seven pre

Mitsubishi 82" DLP projection TV

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Desktop:

JBL LSR4326P Powered monitors

Theta DSPro Progeny Dac

Pete Millete Jonukutchi amp

HD650 KISS mod headphones

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Home Theater:

Martin Logan Theos Electrostats pair

Martin Logan Electromotion ESL Center Channel

Martin Logan Motion 15, two pairs for surround and back surrounds

Martin Logan Motion 2is, pair for atmos

 

SVS SB 16 Ultra subwoofer

Marantz 7011 Receiver and a Rotel RB 1552 power amp

All speaker wire is Audioquest rocket series with Rocket 44 used for the Theos's

Pics in my sig but I have to update it because I haven't taken pictures since I got my center channel speaker and rotel amp yet

 

For headphones I have:

V Moda Crossfade 2 Codecs

Sennheiser HD558s

Bowers and wilkins P7s. 

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Here's my desktop, I've recently purchased Audeze LCD-X's and a Schiit Lyr 3 multibit. 

 

The bookshelves are SVS Ultra's, the MBM's are Flex 12's from AVSForum. Powered from a Marantz SR7008. I'll be buying an AMP for the bookshelves eventually :-)  

 

 

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Living room: Denon AVR 2807 -> Dynavoice M-65 EX

 

Gaming rig: USB -> DAC-X6 -> Beyerdynamic DT990 pro 250 Ohm.

and optical -> Logitech Z906 5.1

 

Office: Xonar DGX -> Breeze Audio class D amp -> Dynavoice Definition DM-6

 

Laptop: Audio Technica ATH-M50X

 

 


Main system:

Enthoo Primo, X99 Rampage V, 16GB Ripjaws, i7 5820K, 500GB 970 EVO, 1TB 850 EVO, GTX 1080Ti SLI, EKWB custom Water cooling, Acer X34.

Obutto R3volution racing sim, Logitech G27 w/Nardi wheel and custom button plate, Logitech Z906 surround sound.

 

HTPC:

Fractal Node 605, Asrock H110-M ITX, 16GB, i5 6500, 2 X 500GB EVO, GTX 1080, 4TB WD, Samsung Q8F 65"

 

2nd system:

Fractal R5, Asus Z-97 A, 16GB, i7 4790K, 240GB 840 EVO, GTX 980Ti SLI, EKWB and Swiftech custom water cooling, Asus Swift PG278Q.

 

Laptop:

Acer Predator G9-793, i7-7700HQ, 16GB, GTX 1070, 512GB SSD, 1TB HDD, 1080p display OC to 100Hz.

 

Headphones and DAC/AMP: 

Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO

Senucn-Audio DAC-Q5

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