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Sep 30, 2012, 10:19 AM
i'm looking to get a Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3H IB75 motherboard for a budget gaming rig.
Do i need a sound card or can i just use the integrated audio.
I only need 3 plugs technically, as i never use a microphone.
thanks in advance
edit: it needs to be 5.1 surround capable
Sep 30, 2012
Sep 30, 2012, 10:24 AM
the onboard for gaming is fine.
Sep 30, 2012, 10:39 AM
will it provide a proper 5.1 experience?
im really not sure about it, so i need to find out if i need a dedicated sound card.
im not too concerned about quality
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Sep 30, 2012, 4:16 PM
it is 2.0 not 5.1 so if yo want more than two channels, you will need a sound card or a speaker system with a 2.0/5.1 matrix (faux surround)
Sep 30, 2012, 4:39 PM
ok, thank you
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