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Any difference between the sound produced from an external and an internal? I wouldnt mind picking one up for around 100$ or less (less would be great) ill be using it for my HD 595s
    
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Not really.

Most people assume external is better because of less interference, but the reality is very little emf gets transferred to the SC anyway.

I don't know ehther you're using onboard, but I can assure you with great certainty that you will hear a large improvement using those headphones when switching to a sound card...I know because I have them and did the same
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Under 100 dollars typically you'll always find internal solutions are the way to go. Don't have to PAY for a power supply or the box, knob and other components. You can just focus on the card and those components.

After 100, that changes.
Edited by Simca - 5/11/11 at 6:41pm
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What Simca said.
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