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Originally Posted by Juggernaut View Post
Found the TRUTH!

The HD2900XT gets the sound from the onboard soundchip on your mobo.
It uses the digital part of that chip and the sound, instead of going trough the codec chip and connectors on the motherbord, goes trough the card and trough the HDMI plug.

So what it does is,
The digital part of the sound that the soundchip on your motherboard creates doesnt go to a dac but goes into a multiplexer in the card and is mixed with the videosignal.

No in proper english,
It gets the sound from the onboard soundcard and processes it into the HDMI cable.

The card supports HDMI up to version 1.1 and doens work with X-Fi or any other soundcard. Only with the onboard ones.

THE HD2900XT DOESNT HAVE AN ON BOARD SOUNDCARD!
Good to know .
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Samsung 850 EVO  Kingston HyperX 3K Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 Noctua NH-D15 
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Kubuntu  Windows 10 Pro Dell U2515H CM Quickfire TK (Cherry Blue) 
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