I had a 2 month old Hitachi 7k 200Gb replaced recently.
It behaved exactly as you described - it worked but certain sectors of the disk were *extremely* slow, probably due to repeated read failures.
I managed to back up everything (I...
It's been debated a lot. Dell certainly were quite explicit about this in their marketing and online materials, but some say they've seen both next to each other with no discernible difference.
My colleague has a 9400, and I do think...
Originally Posted by jmkiang
Also, do I need to install any special drivers for the SB Audigy MB? In my device manager, it says "SigmaTel High Definition Audio CODEC (for 64-bit Windows)".
Originally Posted by savat
Thanks guys for sharing the info with me. I must admit I'm quite amazed that a 49$ dongle has features that X-Fi soundcards don't.
Is DDL or DTS connect offered in most games nowadays?
Yes, the same applies for desktops. To be fair, Creative *does* have one desktop solution, the "Home Theater Connect" monstrosity:
It takes 5.1 inputs and converts to...