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Reccomend a good sound card in the $50 range

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for my friend... he says his onboard sound has problems with his ati 9600xt. And please don't post an Audigy 1... I had one, it sucked, sucked, sucked

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not much available in that range... see if you cant get some more money together, lol.
 

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Anyone else?
 
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Those are both bad, thay claim to be x fi but they don't actually support it.
 

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Want my Live! 5.1 card? You know I live local so come and pick it up. I'll just give it to you. PM me if you want it.
 
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Live 5.1 card will do just fine. As good as onboard sound, perhaps a bit better. If he's really into high quality sound, he'll be spending quite a bit more, but for casual gaming and music the Live series will do just fine. There's just not that much middle ground when it comes to sound cards without getting ripped off.
 

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Or I got a perfect good working 2 channel card out of one of my old Dells. Either one your choosing but like I said before PM me. I am at work right now and work evenings so the only time you could come get it is during the weekends.
 

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If your friend is using XP get a SB Xfi Extreme Audio. Yeah, it's alot like an Audigy but with more resistors and caps. I use one and the sound quality with my Sony MDR-V150 headphones is superb. What was the problem with your Audigy that made you not like it?
 

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i got my extreme music for 50 excellent card, love the think you may be able to find one for that price
 

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Report who? WHo needs to be canned?
 

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The asshole selling these cards on ebay with the SPU's blocked out with a white square
 

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Ohhhh, I thought you were referring to me. Sorry. n00bslap:slap:
 
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I run Audigy 2 and its a fine card and hassle free. Cheap on ebay.
 

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The asshole selling these cards on ebay with the SPU's blocked out with a white square
Please keep it on ebay then, and get back on your topic. :)