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Do i really need a sound card? I currently have a Gigabyte 990FX-UD3 and it has Dolby Home theater that sounds pretty nice.

I listen to music a lot and play a lot of games. I have a TRITTON PC-510HDA which is 5.1 surround

So guys do I really need a sound card? and if so which one will give me the best quality for my money?

Thanks
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I also have the same headset as yours. But I also have MMX2 (~60$), DT-770 (~180$) and HD681Evo (~37$)
I rank the trittons at the very bottom.

No, you do not need a soundcard. Mainly because the SQ is pretty abysmal anyway...
Edited by Tiihokatti - 8/14/13 at 12:58pm
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With that headset a soundcard will do nothing. Get better speakers or headphones before you even consider soundcard or dac.
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Thanks guys I'll consider another headset
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