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Asus Xonar D1 - move over creative, your time is up.

Advantages: cheap, works in vista, does the job far better than the competition, optical output!
Disadvantages: limited inputs (see review)

The souncard market has never really been swamped with options. For those of us who don't use onboard sound and demand a seperate sound card for our sorround sound/gaming/music needs theres never been much choice. Most people go with Creative as they are ...

AgeUK 27.03.2009 · Read full review
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High-quality consumer-grade powerhouse

Advantages: Great quality, beautifully packaged, forms a deadly duo with high-end headphones
Disadvantages: None come to mind

Behind every pair of headphones should be a good sound chipset. That's the idea, and hopefully anyone who knows anything about good audio would adhere to that. For those who can't figure out why their big expensive headphones aren't quite performing as we ...

Mk2twin40 05.11.2011 · Read full review
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Creative Soundblaster Audigy SE

Advantages: Loads of featured software, price
Disadvantages: none

This is being used as the primary sound card inside my computer. Sound card aren't really much needed these days as computers onboard (motherboard) sound are just as good. It came in a package with an installation CD-Rom. Installing was easy (consideri ...

coopsta133 07.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Creative Sound Blaster Audigy SE

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Buy at your peril

Advantages: Lots of software
Disadvantages: Constant rebooting needed on a high end PC

This sound card came with my new PC in nov 06.it was a troublesome card from the start, lots of unnecessary software on the disk that is no particular use unless you want to alter all kinds of EAX settings. On games like oblivion it would grind to a halt ...

Pigfacespeaks 08.07.2007 · Read full review
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Creative Audigy 7.1 SE

Advantages: Very affordable, value for money
Disadvantages: none

Thats an excellent sound card with a clearest possible tones. It has following interfaces: 1 x audio - SPDIF input/line-in/microphone - mini-phone 3.5mm, 1 x audio - line-In - 4 PIN MPC, 1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm, 1 x a ...

panther23 12.08.2008 · Read full review
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