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Old 01-10-2006, 06:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Sound Card?

i dont see much ppl here talk about sound cards just wanted to know is there a point of gettin a better sound card?? and will u be able to even notice the difference??

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Old 01-10-2006, 06:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It really depends. The best bang for your buck sound card right now is the Sound Blaster X-fi XtremeMusic, but you wont see much difference if you have very cheap speakers. with a good sound card, it lets you enable eax, hardware audio and all the fancy audio features in games. you cant do that if you have a cheap sound card or onboard sound. If you already have decent speakers, get the sound card, but if you have crappy speakers, get speakers, and then later a sound card.
so, umm, err yeah
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