Originally Posted by 2thAche
If you run a good sound card through high quality spearkers, or run it through a nice receiver with home theater spearkers and you appreciate music, you'll realize that
1: On-board sound is crap and
2: High bitrate MP3s sound much cleaner than low-bitrate (128) MP3s.
For a plain old gaming or through typical PC speakers, you won't know the diff.
1. What if your using a digital connection?
2. Which encoder? lame, Fraunhauer etc etc?
OP for positional audio in gaming you need a soundcard for the cans basically thats about it.Edited by Spooony - 5/7/11 at 2:22am