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My buddy is buying a new sound card and i was thinking this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102003 he wants to spend around 30 dollars is this one good?
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post #2 of 7
By the numbers and the price I would say it is "fair".
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It's a big jump from onboard sound, but nothing special. Then again, you can't really get a decent sound card for $30 other than that except the Chaintech AV-710.
    
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Does that card have a mic jack?
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Does that card have a mic jack?
Yes, the blue jack is the mic in.
    
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Must be a dual in then, but you loose the mic if you go 7.1 which is bad
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post #7 of 7
Its not bad. better than Onboard. I would go for it. I would reccomend the X-fi for a really nice solution however as that is your Budget that is not possible.
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