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Dads picking me up the Micolab solo6c tomorrow. And I need to know If I need a sound card and what one If do. My mobo is gigabyte ga x58a ud3r. Thanks!
    
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Its got on board so its not required.

You could get a Xfi pci-e x1 if you want that additional quality.
Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/18/11 at 2:30am
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Can I play my z2300 whilst playing the solo6c? Or do I need to get a soundcard.
    
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Can I play my z2300 whilst playing the solo6c? Or do I need to get a soundcard.
are you wanting to use both as front speakers? with the solos been a high quality speaker I would use a 3rd party sound card anyway, such as the xfi.
Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/18/11 at 2:48am
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yeah both for front speakers. umm i tried researching "xfi" but cant seem to find what its actual name is. sorry im noob
    
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yeah both for front speakers. umm i tried researching "xfi" but cant seem to find what its actual name is. sorry im noob
There is a number of different cards under that brand line. Like my Creative X-Fi Titanium.
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oh okay thought so. Whats the best for the cost? i wouldnt want to spend too much.
    
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Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium
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hmm which model, HD PCiE or FATAL1TY. they all look a bit expensive except for the PCie which is more than id like to spend. hows the asus xonar dg?
    
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hmm which model, HD PCiE or FATAL1TY. they all look a bit expensive except for the PCie which is more than id like to spend. hows the asus xonar dg?
The Asus Xonar DG is great for music.
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