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post #1 of 15
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I have corsair SP2200
They cost £65, I don't think it's worth getting a card that costs more than them?

http://www.corsair.com/audio/speaker...er-system.html

They do sound good, obviously not the best but they are pretty damn good especially for their price and size
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post #2 of 15
Perhaps a Xonar DG?
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post #3 of 15
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Perhaps a Xonar DG?
yeah it's a great card you wont be despointed
post #4 of 15
This is an overclockers forum - everything is about overkill

Get an essence STX
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Perhaps a Xonar DG?
+1, for the price it's very good. Next worthwhile step up in the Asus line-up is the DX or D1. I always mix up the creative models so I don't know their equivalent.
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post #6 of 15
Xonar DX or X-Fi Titanium both are ~80$
The reason for not recommending the DG is because it's PCI

IMO going down the 2 cards i mentioned is now waste of money ,
if you got a DG you will not feel much unless you have headphones due to the headphone AMP in it
    
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post #7 of 15
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so i should get a DX? I prefer to use a pci-e 1x slot
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post #8 of 15
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Originally Posted by korruptive View Post
so i should get a DX? I prefer to use a pci-e 1x slot
Yes. Go for it.
   
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post #9 of 15
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so i should get a DX? I prefer to use a pci-e 1x slot
Yes the DX is great , has only one bad thing about BC2 if do not play that game then the DX is your card , if not get the Titanium
    
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post #10 of 15
DX if not playing BC2, Titanium otherwise
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