VGRequirements Forums  

Go Back   VGRequirements Forums > Gaming > PC Gaming

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-04-2010, 03:34 PM
ChrisDok77 ChrisDok77 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 321
Default um...

Advertisement

STORY..

my birthday passes, i get some nice surround sound speaks for my PC,
test them in BFBC2, and its amazing.

now today, i head into bfbc2 in valparaiso, whip out the m95, and take ONE shot on my surround sound. the light flicks off, my OTHER computer turns off, and my internet connection gets fried.

overload :S
Reply With Quote

Advertisement

  #2  
Old 08-05-2010, 09:03 AM
marksman_sniper's Avatar
marksman_sniper marksman_sniper is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Cambodia and the Internets
Posts: 579
Send a message via Skype™ to marksman_sniper
Default

LOL xD
but I thought that hardware isn't that linked to software?
__________________
Boom fucking Headshot!
You know what they say, if you can't beat them then blow the fuck out of them! -Bad Boys 2
Software is like sex, it's better when it's free. - Linus Torvalds
Everybody must get stoned! - Bob Dylan
Keep Walking -Johnnie Walker
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-05-2010, 09:10 PM
ChrisDok77 ChrisDok77 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 321
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by marksman_sniper View Post
LOL xD
but I thought that hardware isn't that linked to software?
it's not, but BFBC2 was so loud, and so much sound at once, that the speakers took so much power that, well, power flicker :S
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-05-2010, 10:42 PM
Megazell's Avatar
Megazell Megazell is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 340
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by marksman_sniper View Post
LOL xD
but I thought that hardware isn't that linked to software?
How can you think that when physics is still physics?

Speakers (big ones even more so) are resource hog...they also build up electromagnetic interference.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-09-2010, 11:30 PM
whatisnarwhal's Avatar
whatisnarwhal whatisnarwhal is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 121
Default

Those are some nice speakers then.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 08-10-2010, 02:40 AM
Shadowtek's Avatar
Shadowtek Shadowtek is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Somewhere to your left, hiding behind the furniture
Posts: 315
Default

he turned it up to... 11!!!
__________________
Pay me a visit...
http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/358978
Steam ID: http://steamcommunity.com/id/jareef {XRU}Shadowtek(S/S)
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 08-10-2010, 04:35 AM
Mutte's Avatar
Mutte Mutte is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Belgium, Beveren
Posts: 967
Send a message via MSN to Mutte
Default

Wow, that's pretty amazing.
Your internet connection got fried because of your speakers? o_O
__________________
Add me on Xfire !
Add me on Steam !
Add 'Mutte' @ BFBC2
PSN ID: MutteBE
StarCraft II (EU): Mutte.806
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 08-10-2010, 04:01 PM
Frosts's Avatar
Frosts Frosts is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 211
Default

A virtual war doesn't need to be as loud as a real one.
__________________
"Cause if there's one thing you shouldn't have done... you shouldn't have let me press all those buttons." - The Doctor
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 08-11-2010, 05:41 AM
marksman_sniper's Avatar
marksman_sniper marksman_sniper is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Cambodia and the Internets
Posts: 579
Send a message via Skype™ to marksman_sniper
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Frosts View Post
A virtual war doesn't need to be as loud as a real one.
Sound is nearly everything. Makes games more intense
__________________
Boom fucking Headshot!
You know what they say, if you can't beat them then blow the fuck out of them! -Bad Boys 2
Software is like sex, it's better when it's free. - Linus Torvalds
Everybody must get stoned! - Bob Dylan
Keep Walking -Johnnie Walker
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 08-11-2010, 11:11 AM
ChrisDok77 ChrisDok77 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 321
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Frosts View Post
A virtual war doesn't need to be as loud as a real one.
not true.

i turned it up to the point that my chair would vibrate every time i shoot.

so much immersion *drool*
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:08 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Click to see how many people are online