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My 680i has the same onboard sound and i have the x-530's and i tell you it sound's HORRIBLE but with my X-Fi XtremeGamer its a HUGE difference
I have 2 speaker's I bought in rite-aid...

I'm sure anything is better... Bass is something that I have never heard from a PC.

In good time I will get a soundcard. I don't have the funds atm. No point in getting a good sound card before good speakers..
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post #12 of 21
or you could buy them brand new, retail from Sams for $60! pwnt
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or you could buy them brand new, retail from Sams for $60! pwnt
I don't believe there is a Sam's close to me..... Let me check.

EDIT: The nearest one to me is in NJ...

Price for gas + tax + bridges to get there isn't worth it tyvm.
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post #14 of 21
Don't be fooled by mobo websites telling you how advanced their audio chipsets are. I've yet to hear an integrated audio card that didn't sound like garbage.
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Don't be fooled by mobo websites telling you how advanced their audio chipsets are. I've yet to hear an integrated audio card that didn't sound like garbage.
Again, can we stop saying how stupid I am for not buying an audio card?

I already said this:

I didn't have any more money.
A sound card is on the list of upgrades over time.

Anything is better than my 2 speakers I got from rite-aid.
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Again, can we stop saying how stupid I am for not buying an audio card?

I already said this:

I didn't have any more money.
A sound card is on the list of upgrades over time.

Anything is better than my 2 speakers I got from rite-aid.
nobody but yourself said you were stupid for not getting a dedicated sound card. Few people actually spend the money to have one, but the benefits are definitely there.
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post #17 of 21
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or you could buy them brand new, retail from Sams for $60! pwnt
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Nice, I'd get a new sound card right away for that
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I agree with getting a new sound card. The difference between my X-530's on my integrated 7.1 AC97 card vs my X-fi is like night and day. I hear things I've never heard before, especially with games.
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Agreed. The X-FI's are awesome...I <3 my XtremeGamer
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so very true you are gonna want a new sound card for sure
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pretty good for onboard sound but does that really mean much???
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Onboard still doesn't compare to a good X-Fi card. Trust me.
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My 680i has the same onboard sound and i have the x-530's and i tell you it sound's HORRIBLE but with my X-Fi XtremeGamer its a HUGE difference Good choice on the nzxt zero i love mine
I like how every post here has been about you should buy a soundcard..

So... Yeah.. >_>
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I like how every post here has been about you should buy a soundcard..

So... Yeah.. >_>
yes, but you are the only one who used the word stupid. You took what everyone else said and inferred we were all calling you stupid.
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yes, but you are the only one who used the word stupid. You took what everyone else said and inferred we were all calling you stupid.
Okay, I inferred that I am making a "stupid" purchase of these speakers because of my lack of soundcard meanwhile the whole point of this thread is I got a great deal on good speakers!
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post #20 of 21
i would hardly call it a great deal but i'm happy you are finally rid of those darn rite aid speakers
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