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    Angry X-Fi hiss

    Thought i'd treat myself to a new soundcard. Got the Creative X-Fi Fatl1ty platinum edition as it stated it was Vista compatible. Well is it my arse!
    All i get is whie noise, sometimes, othertimes it works but the sound fades in & out. I know the speakers are ok as they work with the on-boad sound when i re-enable it. What a coplete pile of crap tbh.
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    Use the latest drivers from creative's website (hint: pretend you're american, then you get up to date drivers), they fix a number of problems with all that hissing/skipping/crackling junk.
    Quote Originally Posted by Agent View Post
    ...every time Creative bring out a new card range their advertising makes it sound like they have discovered a way to insert a thousand Chuck Norris super dwarfs in your ears...

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    Quote Originally Posted by aidanjt View Post
    Use the latest drivers from creative's website (hint: pretend you're american, then you get up to date drivers), they fix a number of problems with all that hissing/skipping/crackling junk.




    Soooo helpful aren't they
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    I can recommend the Auzentech X-Plosion if you decide to dump the X-Fi, like a lot of other people have
    Quote Originally Posted by Blitzen View Post
    stupid betond belief.
    You owe it to yourself to click here really.

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    they've always been slow with the updates in the past too. i remember when i used to have their crappy cards

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    Quote Originally Posted by 0iD View Post
    I know i'm not the first to say it, but the x64 driver support from Creative, considering the size of the company, is piss poor.
    http://us.creative.com/support/downl...pe=1&x=20&y=18

    Did I mention that they are idiots and don't post the driver to all related products?
    Quote Originally Posted by Agent View Post
    ...every time Creative bring out a new card range their advertising makes it sound like they have discovered a way to insert a thousand Chuck Norris super dwarfs in your ears...

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