Solved Do I still need a dedicated sound card? Tags: Razer Sound Blaster Motherboards Sound Cards Last response: August 31, 2013 1:45 PM in Motherboards Share cain2219 August 31, 2013 1:32:01 PM I just purchased the the Razer Tiamat 7.1 and I recently purchased the MSI Z87 GD65 Gaming motherboard with Sound Blaster cinema 7.1. My question is will I still need a dedicated sound card or is the onboard sound sufficient More about : dedicated sound card Best solution Justin Pinotti August 31, 2013 1:39:25 PM well you wont *need* onboard sound if your integrated sound works.. if you want higher quality sound then yes you will then *need* to upgrade to a dedicated sound card Share cain2219 August 31, 2013 1:45:45 PM Justin Pinotti said:well you wont *need* onboard sound if your integrated sound works.. if you want higher quality sound then yes you will then *need* to upgrade to a dedicated sound card The motherboard has one of those integrated sound cards that's separated from the rest of the board and its supposed to be like a dedicated sound card I can't think of the name of it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo I need to disable onboard audio after installed a dedicated sound card? Forum SolvedDoes a Hardcore Gamer NEED a dedicated sound card? Forum Do the Sennheiser HD 598 need a dedicated sound card? Forum SolvedHow Much of a Difference Does a Dedicated Sound Card Make? Forum SolvedDedicated Sound Card VS. Onboard Sound Card Forum SolvedDo I have to have a dedicated sound card for my video card to relay sound trough an HDMI Forum SolvedOld Dedicated Sound Card Better than Newer Onboard? Forum SolvedDedicated sound card vs onboard? Forum Which should I get first: a better headphone or a dedicated sound card? Forum Solveddedicated sound cards and headsets Forum Solveddedicated physx card will I need a higher PSU? Forum SolvedDedicated sound card Forum Get a Dedicated sound card for a gaming build? Forum SolvedAn excellent 'current' dedicated Sound Card Forum SolvedDedicated sound card for broadcasting Forum Sound: Dedicated sound card or Astro Mixamp Forum Can I still take advantage of igpu when using a dedicated card? Forum SolvedDo I need a dedicated graphics card ? Forum Good Dedicated Sound Card? (7.1) Forum Solvedneed help with a dedicated physx card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !