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 Best sound card for headphones and 5.1 surround gaming - Forum Good, cheap sound card ~$60- 70 need answer fast - Forum 5.1 Sound Cards - Forum Best 5.1 computer speakers under 99 - Forum The Best 5.1 Sound Card for the Logitech Z-5500 Digital 5.1 Speakers? - 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 : ForumBest sound card for music under $100 ForumBest laptop under Rs. 70 ,000 ForumBest PCI-e sound card for gaming/movies in 5.1 ForumBest sound and headset card for gaming ForumWhats the best sound card for under $200??? ForumBest Graphics Card i can get for under 350? Forumoptical 5.1 surround sound card ForumLooking for a cheap 5.1 digital sound card ForumBest PCIe card for around £ 70 .00? Forum5.1 Surround Sound System for PC ForumLooking for a Vista Sound Card that Supports 5.1 Forum6300 fx vishera black edition ForumBest and Cheapest CPU for overclocking ForumAbit KN8 SLI moBo doesn't produce sound! Forumbest system possible More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !