Sounblaster x-fi extreme vs sound max onboard Tags: Sound Cards Audio Components Last response: March 17, 2010 2:07 AM in Components Share pnico March 17, 2010 1:30:26 AM hi guys, which is the better sound card, sound max onboard digital audio of my x-fi extreme card? I have the bose companion 5 speakers as im short on space and would have no room for much else.. Id like to get the 3d effects of the sound card..and I believe both have them? thanks More about : sounblaster extreme sound max onboard Zinosys March 17, 2010 1:56:42 AM I believe any "discrete" sound card will serve you better than a typical onboard chip. Don't the BC5's have virtual surround anyway? pnico March 17, 2010 2:07:40 AM you know, I dont know how the bc5 work..they dont even use a sound card? and plug into the usb port... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Sounblaster Audigy 2Z vs . Onboard EVGA 780i mobo Forum Sounblaster Audio Xfi Forum should i buy a sound card? or should i stick with onboard sound ? Forum onboard sound vs . stand alone sound card Forum SupremeFX X-Fi sound card shipped with ASUS Rampage II Extreme Forum Soundcards pci vs pci-e / d2x vs x-fi express / x-fi vs x-fi exp & onboard Forum Is Creative Labs getting out of the sound card business? Forum Sound Cards Why do I need one when my onboard sounds good? Forum X-Fi vs onboard Forum Soundblaster X-Fi vs . ASUS onboard Realtek ALC882M Forum MSI Z68A-GD80 on board audio vs Creative Extreme Fidelity X-Fi card Forum Soundblaster X-Fi or onboard audio? Forum HD 4850 vs X-Fi extreme gamer Forum Creative Sound Blaster X-fi Titanium VS Realtek ALC892 Forum PCI Express Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium vs soundmax integrated digital Forum Onboard vs X-Fi ??? Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum Onboard Network Adapter not detected/bad driver? Forum SupremeFX X-FI Forum Sound Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !