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I would like to buy a sound card for gaming atm i got an supremefx II that came with p5e as headphones i've got the 5h v2 steel sound what would you recommend price/quality ofc not the most expensive but not cheapest
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I would like to buy a sound card for gaming atm i got an supremefx II that came with p5e as headphones i've got the 5h v2 steel sound what would you recommend price/quality ofc not the most expensive but not cheapest
Fatal1ty X-Fi ... espcially if you play guitar

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I would recommend the Auzentech Prelude X-Fi. Never used it but I have seen LOTS of good reviews for it.
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Auzentech Prelude is pretty expensive on the market, it goes for about 150$ but again, it is probably worth the money as i have also seen many good reviews on it and many recommendations to this card.

i would recommend either the X-Fi XtremeMusic or the X-Fi XtremeGamer, virtually the same card, but the XtremeMusic (if you can get your hands on one) is a full sized card and is moddable.

these two cards can go as low as 40-50$ and should be your best bet.
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The FPS and the Prelude are the best for gaming!
Out of the two, the Fatal1ty is better for gaming - it's faster than the Prelude, but at the cost of slightly lower audio quality.though, for the vast majority of users, that difference isn't noticeable.
    
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mines good for a budget card, they are under $30 everywhere and sound great. i came from onboard hd audio and with $10 speakers i notice a difference. and chanster, i have a ?, you have a audigy 2 according to your rig, so whats up with the pic
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post #7 of 15
the razer barracuda ac-1 is a great card. i love it and you can find it for 49.95 online...
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post #8 of 15
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mines good for a budget card, they are under $30 everywhere and sound great. i came from onboard hd audio and with $10 speakers i notice a difference. and chanster, i have a ?, you have a audigy 2 according to your rig, so whats up with the pic
Here in Sri lanka things are so expensive.I sold my X-Fi to get a C2D. Here a E4500 is 160$. So saving up for a Prelude or Xonar.Maybe end of this year.....

EDIT= X-Fi Fanboy!
    
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can you import it from another country?
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audigy 2 is good enough, save up for a new gpu, 8500GT=lame, lol
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