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Using onboard sound your CPU is processing the data that is eventually turned into sound you can hear. With stand alone cards the sound has it's own dedicated processor. In the case of the X-Fi it has a ridiculously powerful one.
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post #12 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chim3ra
Using onboard sound your CPU is processing the data that is eventually turned into sound you can hear. With stand alone cards the sound has it's own dedicated processor. In the case of the X-Fi it has a ridiculously powerful one.
rediculous??? i dunno about that, i think its quite appropriate! it can NEVER sound too good!
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post #13 of 22
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i can spend 20-30$
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so which should i get??
post #15 of 22
uh...20 or 30 dollars will only get you a SB live! 24bit lol.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pbasil1
and if your willing to spend about 20-30$,get the sound blaster live!
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102176
or go to your local best buy/circuit city and they will have it for same/similar price
as i posted before!
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post #17 of 22
honestly unless you are an audiophile i would just stick with the onboard until you can get a better card such as the audigy 2 or x-fi. the sb live wont be that big of a difference and the frame rate improvement shouldnt be
noticable either.
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yeah ill just wait but if there is a sale you see please post it ok??
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well, i could sell you my audigy 2 value for 30 bucks.
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cool
is it used?
works?
can you send me a link like from new egg to see?
does it have a remote control or external box?
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