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Best soundcard for Games and Movies??

Poll Results: Best soundcard for gaming and blu ray??

 
  • 16% (2)
    X-fi Titanium series
  • 41% (5)
    Zonar whatever..
  • 33% (4)
    Auzen whatever
  • 8% (1)
    whatever whatever...
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post #1 of 6
Thread Starter 
I need a soundcard upgrade I fear
Already have the X-Fi Titanium but recently bought a blu ray drive an want full resolution DTSHD MA bitstreaming.

Whats the best soundcard for this and playing games??

I have me eye on the Auzentech Hometheater HD. But its xpensive.

Anythin similar but cheaper??
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I think everyone seems to go for the Asus Xonars..
    
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post #3 of 6
I love my Auzentech and recommend one to anyone who has never had one!
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post #4 of 6
I recommend Auzentech if you will be doing gaming, it uses Creative's chip so you will get the latest EAX. For most movies or in my case music I turn everything off and use sound creation mode with bit matching. But for games I turn everything on and it's quite good, I just finished up Batman and the sound was quite impressive, especially when you face Killer Croc.
post #5 of 6
The new X-FI Titanium HD has gotten rave reviews.

I've found the X-FI cards to better for positional effects in FPS games and Asus Xonar cards to be better in music and movies.

Auzentech, I would stay away from. I had two new cards (a forte and a bravura) end up being defective and apparently its fairly common.
Edited by Robilar - 2/19/11 at 9:36am
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