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hi guys I want to get a new sound card since I am getting a fair bit of EMI through my realteck audio on my board. I am thinking of getting this card


Is this card any good? Once it produces better (or the same) quality audio as my on-board card I dont really mind.


the on-board codec on my motherboard is Realtek ALC892.

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IIRC, that is a very bad sound card and you'd be much better off with a Xonar DS or ExtremeMusic instead at that price range. Maybe even a Xonar DG.
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Originally Posted by Simca View Post
IIRC, that is a very bad sound card and you'd be much better off with a Xonar DS or ExtremeMusic instead at that price range. Maybe even a Xonar DG.
That or go for a Asus Xoanr D1 very good budget sound card better then most of creative stuff, better drivers easy of use (interface) superior audio quality
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What do you want to use it for? Music? Do you have a receiver and does your mobo have a digital output?
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