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    X-Fi 3D headphone function - WOW!

    Hi all. I've just tried for the first time my Sennheiser ear buds with the 3D headphone function, and although I didn't believe it, it can actually make the sound appear to come from either in front of you or behind. Amazing! How on earth does this work with only 2 channels??

    Has anyone else tried this function and what do you think?

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    There's probably an inline chip attached to the 3 jack connectors to the soundcard right?
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    Yeah X-fi's can do wonders with 2 channels. I worked on a 2 channel set for quite a while and it was almost like 5.0

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