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A buddy of mine wants to sell me his Sound card for $50. I'm just wondering if it's a good deal? And if any of you have this card and would like to elaborate how it performs in games. (BF2, 2142, CSS, COD4)

Will this run BF2 in ultra with EAX etc..?

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He's selling you a $150 sound card for $50? TAKE IT! You will notice a lot better sound quality..
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It's a great card, I used to have it, but got rid of it because of Vista driver issues. It's great in XP though!
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No. Don't buy it. Instead, give me his name and phone number. I promise I won't call him and offer $60+shipping for it.
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Originally Posted by PhillyOverclocker View Post
No. Don't buy it. Instead, give me his name and phone number. I promise I won't call him and offer $60+shipping for it.
lol I was going to edit my posting saying something like that .
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post #6 of 16
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How will it run BF2 though? settings wise?
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post #7 of 16
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Originally Posted by Geforce man View Post
How will it run BF2 though? settings wise?
Wait what? Are you expecting a huge performance gain from the soundcard? Has the heatsink on it mislead you?

It's going to sound a lot better than onboard, but don't expect some insane FPS boost...the experiance will be more enjoyable surely, but I've missed the point with your post
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Vista issues? I just won one of these on ebay (30$ plus 10 shipping!!! God I hope it works and all that) and on newegg it says vista certified...
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post #9 of 16
You will not regret buying that card for that price, I guarantee it
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Vista issues? I just won one of these on ebay (30$ plus 10 shipping!!! God I hope it works and all that) and on newegg it says vista certified...
I stopped using it in September, so it might work better now.
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