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Is the Audigy SE a decent sound card?

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I am getting one sent to me by my PC manufacturer because my onboard sound card died.

Is it a decent sound card? I will be using it with my 2.1 Speakers if it matters.
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I have that card. Its like 6 years old though, odd they would send you that.

After you get the drivers working it sounds nice though.
    
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I have that card. Its like 6 years old though, odd they would send you that.

After you get the drivers working it sounds nice though.
They refused to send me the Xonar DG or Gamer Xtreme because they said those were too costly and I would have to pay extra

The one they are sending me was free.
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The Audigy SE is pretty average to be honest. It's the bottom rung on the Audigy lineup, by a decent margin.
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Yea makes sense :/
The audigy is better than onboard though.
    
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Use modded drivers on it to turn in in to a XFI Xtreme Audio
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Yea makes sense :/
The audigy is better than onboard though.
Depends on which onboard.
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Use modded drivers on it to turn in in to a XFI Xtreme Audio
Might need some help with that
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Is this risky? Could I damage the GPU? Repped btw
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