Closed Is it necessary to have a sound card installed? Tags: Sound Cards Speakers Components Last response: February 13, 2011 10:31 AM in Components Share asiarules February 13, 2011 2:50:54 AM Hmmm I still dont understand this, that we really need sound card for 2.1 or 5.1 speakers?? if yes then why?? what difference is it gonna make? Thanks in advance to all More about : sound card installed iceclock February 13, 2011 2:57:16 AM it depends of ur motherboard, but most new pcs have the right input for 2.1 and 5.1 Score 0 asiarules February 13, 2011 2:59:37 AM i have gigabyte m68m-s2p and using iball raaga 2.1 channel speakers and planning to upgrade.....do i need to install sound card? Score 0 Related resources Is a sound card necessary for me? - Forum What does a sound card do and is it necessary? - Forum How necessary is an sound card - Forum Is sound card necessary? - Forum Sound card necessary with headphones? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iceclock February 13, 2011 3:02:28 AM that mobo has access to 2.1 speakers, usually it connect with one wire in the green input of the onboard sound , in ur mobo, Score 0 asiarules February 13, 2011 3:07:56 AM iceclock said:that mobo has access to 2.1 speakers, usually it connect with one wire in the green input of the onboard sound , in ur mobo, and what about 5.1ch?? Score 0 iceclock February 13, 2011 3:10:05 AM on newegg it says it supports 8 channels, so 5.1 should theorically work with ur mobo Score 0 asiarules February 13, 2011 3:20:01 AM thanks all...for letting me know. Score 0 asiarules February 13, 2011 3:20:17 AM Best answer selected by asiarules. Score 0 iceclock February 13, 2011 3:21:07 AM happy to utilize my brain to help u out Score 0 Maziar February 13, 2011 10:31:24 AM This topic has been closed by Maziar Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Sound card necessary with headphones? Forum SolvedDo I need to disable onboard audio after installed a dedicated sound card? Forum Sound cards even necessary? Forum SolvedInstalled a new sound card, now i am getting Sound & fps stuttering/lag etc! Forum Sound card is disabled when ethernet card is installed Forum SolvedBose Companion 5 compatible with addtional sound card installed in PC Forum I have onboard sound card but xp says no audio device installed. code 28, no multi-media controller driver installed Forum SolvedHD5670 Crossfire disable when installed X-FI titanium sound card pci-E Forum SolvedInternal Sound Card installation HELP needed Forum SolvedSound Card installation and setup help Forum Installed new graphics card and now sound doesn't work. Forum onboard sound and pci sound card can not be installed on my kt600-m motherboard Forum SolvedWhich card should I go for and will this graphic card be necessary? Forum SolvedWith my build should I upgrade my cpu before my graphics card? Is it necessary? Forum SolvedCan my mother provide necessary voltage to my upcomming graphics card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !