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post #1 of 8
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Hello,

Right, I will be buying a set of Logitech Z5500 speakers for my 360 and PC and so I need a new soundcard! Currently I am using the crap that is onboard sound. I heard the X-Fi cards aren't very good on Vista due to drivers or something?

Really the limit is about £80, how much of a difference will I hear too though?

Thanks
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post #2 of 8
Depending on what you want to spend, there are various flavors of X-Fi cards on sale these days. The XtremeGamer and Platinum Fatality are pretty good, if you can find them cheap.
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post #3 of 8
Creative X-Fi cards work perfectly fine in Vista, contrary to popular belief. I would get the XtremeGamer from Creative. Great card. The difference between a sound card and onbard is just ridiculous, once you hear speakers through a sound card, you'll think to yourself, "How did I go all that time using onboard?"
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Also the asus zonar are supposed to be pretty good and are under 80 euros.
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post #5 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bryceb View Post
Also the asus zonar are supposed to be pretty good and are under 80 euros.

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post #7 of 8
i like my asus xonar
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and i like my Prelude.... and my Onkyo SE-200LTD....
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