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Price doesn't really matter. I'd like to pick a sound card, a good one. Anyone know of any?
    
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For bang per buck... the Creative X-Fi XtremeMusic is the best one
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Hmm, that has really bad reviews on NewEgg =./
    
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Hmm, that has really bad reviews on NewEgg =./
its very good, ignore the newegg reviews.

lots of people here have them and are really happy with them (inc me)
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Hmm, that has really bad reviews on NewEgg =./
You can find the ExtremeMusic on the Egg?
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I suppose not, Cause it diden't even have it, just Extreme, or fatality
    
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The Xtrememusic is a great card.
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I use a moded X-fi. It's probably the best gaming card period and with the mods it's better than most any other card for music (it can even compete with audiophile cards that suck for gaming) which makes it the best of both
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