Reinstalling the drivers didn’t help. Price wise are you on about the Audigy 2 regular or Audigy 2 Platinum, obviously the Platinum has the additional Audigy drive as well. TechSpot Account Sign up for free , it takes 30 seconds. Fortissimo 2 Digital Edition – No Sound! For one thing there is a seriously limited number of 6. When activating EAX in games, the CPU load increases a bit and you might lose a few frames or so in games, but it’s nothing really major. Obviously, there’s no benchmark that will tell me which is “better.
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Reinstalling the drivers didn’t help. You can now listen to your music. Windows Vista – Windows XP. This entails two front channels, two surround channels, two rear channels, a center channels, and a sub. Philips is still sitting on 5.
Dolby knew that many of use would not have access to this type of system, especially with the recent proliferation of standard 5. So, if you have a movie that supports EX, the rear center surround channel will just be mixed into the rear left and right channels like a regular 5.
The installation disc comes with a nice mix of software. Installation of the card was a breeze compared to setting up a Creative card.
The computer crashes when I use certain software. While we’re on the topic, would you guys recommend the Audigy X-Gamer or Gamer?
I’ve been using an Audigy 2 7.11 at home and Audigy Platinum at work. Why do you need such sound card? Pair the speaker with your phone or tablet.
For those of you who don’t know what that is, Dolby Digital EX first made its public appearance with the release of Fortissiimo I: Everything else is pretty much checkbox-based and the only real complaint, if you could call it that, is that you have to reboot your computer anytime you want to use the cards digital output option. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
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Why is this card so much cheaper than say the Audigy 2? The Fortixsimo is more on par with the original Audigy or the later Live! Registry Cleaner utility for Crystal based soundcard.
THX certification is the main reason why i think the creative card is more expensive, basically fortkssimo need to pay to get that certification on the product. Well, for now you really don’t. Fortissimo-2 soundcard problems Mar 13, Yes, my password is: Add your comment to this article You need to be a member to leave a comment. Obviously, there’s no benchmark that will tell me which is “better.
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Fortissimo 2 Digital Edition – No Sound! The Audigy cards seem to produce a broader soundstage but also seems bit laid back compared to the Fortissimo. Surround channels should actually be set to your sides, and perhaps slightly to the rear.
Nonetheless, it is a nice bundle that provides solid format support and can provide a lot of fun if you’ve never screwed around with looping software. The Fortissimo III sounds a bit different, not to mention that it lacks many of the next-generation features of the Audigy 2, i. Your name or email address: When activating EAX in games, the CPU load increases a fortisssimo and you might lose a few frames or so in games, but it’s nothing really major.