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I just dont want my CPU doing all the sounds work
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Will you be gaming a lot?
    
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playing music not a gamer
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I'm thinking this. When stacked up aganist AuzenTech and Creative it is slighty better yet still equally price, and even in some instances, cheaper. Proof: Comparison
The only problem is that it only supports 5.1 not 7.1 - if you happen to have 7.1 make sure not to pick it up and then yell at me.

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Consider the M-Audio Revolution 5.1 (not the M-Audio Revolution 7.1) because it uses the same DAC (AKM 4358) you'll find in more expensive, professional sound cards like the M-Audio Audiophile 192 or ESI Juli@. The better the DAC is, the better the sound quality you'll get.


Edit: ^ You thought of the card I was going to recommend
    
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