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Good evening,

Let me say first and foremost, I am a complete dolt when when it comes to audio.

I am thinking about getting a new sound card. I have a supreme FX that is basically integrated, for my Asus P5N32-E. I watch some movies, listen to a little music, but primarily game. I have $40 sony headphones.

Normally the pricing is outragous, but Best Buy has a sale on sound cards and has better prices than Newegg for once!
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....&type=category

I could either:
-Stick with integrated.
-Go for the Xtreme audio ($50 minus $30 gift card)
-Go all out for the Xtreme Gamer ($75 minus $30 gift card)

I am going to the store, so shipping is a moot point to consider.

What are your opinions on my situation?
    
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XTreme Audio is absolute garbage. Do not under any circumstances get that card.

The XTreme Gamer, however, is a decent card for the money, so I would go with that one. If you could handle the price going a little higher, though, I'd recommend something better.
    
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Yes definitely don't get the Xtreme Audio. Go with at least an Xtreme Gamer or Xtreme Music.
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Another vote for the Xtremegamer. Good card.
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Thank you everyone, Xtreme Gamer it is!
    
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here ya go;





Sorry couldn't resist..haha I was bored and needed to make something....
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lol, thats great mr torch. I am now quite glad I am not getting that card as I am currently out of string and dixie cups.
    
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