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I have a friend who bought a sound card and doesn't need it any more. He offered it to me for 30$.

Now I currently have a:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005


And he got a:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829132006

So, should I go with the offer?
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asus xonar is okay, it is pretty much for people that dont want to have anything to do with creative.

If anything the xonar has a better Signal to Noise Ratio

Also it says yours is pci while the xonar is pci-e so that might be something to take into account.
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Meh, PCIE would mean it would go above my gpu...

If it's a really minimal upgrade then eff that. I like having my soundcar far away from my gpu.
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ill buy it the xonar from you if you get it and you dnt want it
    
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ill buy it the xonar from you if you get it and you dnt want it
I have it on my desk right now. I think he's within the return period though.
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The low-end Xonars aren't all that great, and the Fatal1ty card is most likely better, even though it's PCI. Fatal1ty X-Fi cards are great.
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The low-end Xonars aren't all that great, and the Fatal1ty card is most likely better, even though it's PCI. Fatal1ty X-Fi cards are great.
They're okay.
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I'll keep the X-FI then.

If he wants to sell it I'll post it up here on OCN. If he wants to return it...

Whatever

Thanks.
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They're okay.
Apparently they're good enough for you.
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So which card is better? I am looking at the same two cards but for $65 instead.
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