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my first sound card was in 1998 and it was a 1997 OPTi 82c931 on my first PC it was P MMX @ 233Mhz
i had it with 2 creative stereo speakers
this card was really great
so who got the oldest sound card here???????

Edited by Crag - 5/15/11 at 5:01pm
    
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Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2ZS



If I could have taken it out of my old Dell, I may have never upgraded to the Xonar DX.

Audigy 2ZS was an amazing card for it's day and made me appreciate the difference between on board and a sound card.
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Originally Posted by Simca View Post
Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2ZS



If I could have taken it out of my old Dell, I may have never upgraded to the Xonar DX.

Audigy 2ZS was an amazing card for it's day and made me appreciate the difference between on board and a sound card.
real passion you got there for Sound Cards Simca

but it`s not very old as mine
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Crag View Post
real passion you got there for Sound Cards Simca

but it`s not very old as mine
I didn't own a computer til I was in 6th/7th grade. That was about 12-13 years ago. My first PC never had a sound card. Was all onboard. My second computer which costed me 2500 from Dell had that Audigy card. Was very pleased with it and it sparked an interest in audio equipment when I heard the difference.

Built my own PC in 2008/9? I don't remember anymore.
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post #5 of 39
I'd guess it was an early Audigy card. All I know is I could use my 4.1 system and it had a gameport... XD I've moved up in the world since then...
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post #6 of 39
Audigy LS popped my cherry.
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Fisher-Price My First Soundcard



...ok it was an XFI Xtreme Gamer (first soundcard I bought for myself anyway)
Edited by candy_van - 5/13/11 at 12:04pm
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post #8 of 39
sound blaster 128d
still have it in my 3dfx rig
my oldest sound card is a SB 16 AWE and
I allso have an a ad lib gold some were
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 5/13/11 at 12:02pm
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post #9 of 39
Some old Sound Blaster back in the mid 90s when I was in middle school. I think my parents picked it up for me at an old Eggheads Software.

Damn I'm old.
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Sound Blaster 16 back in the mid 90's
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