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Best soundcard for recording LPs?

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I want to get my dad a soundcard for fathers day. He wants to archive some of his old LPs, and he tried recording with his onboard card on an old Dell. Needless to say, the results were a bit lackluster.....
Anyhow, I need a suggestion for a <$100 soundcard for this task. No gaming, positional audio, etc., only sound quality and the inputs needed for recording LPs.
Thanks, and rep + for the help!
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The Creative Audigy should do you well. 92khz sampling and 24bit recording should yeild great results.
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audigy.. or getta used ORIGIONAL (like from 2005 or 2006) X-Fi card
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