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Old 09-27-2006, 10:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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okay, i looked at my manual and it listed what the six audio parts were for.

one:surrback
two:cen/lfe
three:surround
four:line in
five:line out
six:mic in

can my pc support those 5.1 headpohones that i just ordered or not? i cant fit a sound card into my pc tho either
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Old 09-27-2006, 03:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Correct me if im wrong someone but your not gunna get 5.1 sound from on board sound! unless your pc is really new but then you say "cant" fit a new card in so im assuming its old
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Old 09-27-2006, 03:52 PM   #3 (permalink)
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no, i just have sli and my cards are blocking my pci slots. its a microatx evga nf44 sli board
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You need either a soundcard that supports 5.1 or new motherboards with 5.1 onboard sound.
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Old 09-27-2006, 06:07 PM   #5 (permalink)
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my motherboard model is a evga nforce 4 matx sli mobo, model 131-k8-nf44 ax. does that support it? in the manual it says it supports 8 channel audio
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