Best 5.1 sound card for under $70 Tags: Sound Cards Speakers Support Components Last response: January 18, 2006 6:14 AM in Components Share tahaha January 17, 2006 11:14:37 AM I recently bought 5.1 speakers but haven't really bothered to get a new sound card to support them, until now. My current sound card is Realtek AC97. What would be the best sound-card to get for under $70? More about : sound card Ned_Flanders January 18, 2006 12:59:09 AM I'm not sure how much the latest entry level X-Fi card is from Creative, but that would be a good place to start. Heyyou27 January 18, 2006 1:22:57 AM Quote:I'm not sure how much the latest entry level X-Fi card is from Creative, but that would be a good place to start. I got my x-fi for 130$ Related resources What is the best USB External Sound Card under 70 USB? - Forum i need a best sound card for 5.1 movies n music - Forum Best Video Card under 70$(preferably) - Forum best and low budget graphic card under 70 dollars - Forum Best Sound Card with S/PDIF Output Under $100? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tahaha January 18, 2006 5:50:37 AM How about this sound card :http://www.umart.com.au/newindex2.phtml?bid=2 The only reason I'm hesitant in buying this is because well ... I've never heard of the brand XD Opinions? gentrie2001 January 18, 2006 6:14:47 AM I would go with either a Soundblaster Audigy 2 value edition which sells for arount $70 or a basic Audigy 4 which sells for around $80. You can't go wrong with Creative Labs. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest sound card for under 150? Forum SolvedBest sound cards for under $100 Forum SolvedBest sound card under 50$ for Dimension E521? Forum SolvedBest sound card under £25? Forum SolvedBest sound card under $50-$75? Forum Best new/used graphics card for under £70 eBay UK? Forum What's the best sound card for Logitech's z906 500w 5.1 speakers Forum Best sound card for headphones and 5.1 surround gaming Forum Best Overall Graphics Card for $70 or under? Forum Best graph card for under £70 Forum Best PCI-e sound card for gaming/movies in 5.1 Forum SolvedLooking for the best case for under $70 Forum SolvedBest Gaming mouse under $70 Forum The Best 5.1 Sound Card for the Logitech Z-5500 Digital 5.1 Speakers? Forum Best sound card for 5.1 gaming and movies Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !