Soundcard help Tags: YouTube Sound Cards Components Last response: June 27, 2012 7:28 PM in Components Share M3dPak June 27, 2012 5:11:39 PM Hi guys im looking to buy a new soundcard for playing game and making youtube videos so i need one with a high quality mic input. i have a set of pc350s that i will be using with the card so it needs to be able to power headphones of 150ohms or higher below are the 3 ive narrowed it down to http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Blaster-Recon3D-Fatal1ty... http://www.amazon.com/PCI-Express-XONAR-ESSENCE-STX-90-... http://us.store.creative.com/Creative-Sound-Blaster-XFi... cheers More about : soundcard logox June 27, 2012 5:22:16 PM My friend has http://www.amazon.com/PCI-Express-XONAR-ESSENCE-STX-90-... and loves it (he watches youtube and plays games all day). I am using the built in sound on my GIGABYTE ud5h motherboard and its great too imo. M3dPak June 27, 2012 5:26:41 PM so the sound quality is good for games then, ive been told that because it doesnt have the effects of the creative card it can sound rather bad in some games Related resources Help me To verify is My SoundCard Dead - Forum My New Build Won't Detect Soundcard. Please Help - Forum External soundcard help! - Forum will these work with the Asus ROG Xonar Phoebus solo 7.1 PCI-E Soundcard? help please - Forum I need some basic help with an SSD and Soundcard - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer oxford373 June 27, 2012 5:33:50 PM the best sound card in the world is creative 3d recon http://au.store.creative.com/sound-blaster/sound-blaste... this one is the cheaper and dont compare built in sound cards quality to 3d recon logox June 27, 2012 5:35:11 PM http://www.guru3d.com/article/asus-xonar-essence-stx-re... They like it... The card is a few years old tho. gamerk316 June 27, 2012 7:28:11 PM oxford373 said:the best sound card in the world is creative 3d recon http://au.store.creative.com/sound-blaster/sound-blaste... this one is the cheaper and dont compare built in sound cards quality to 3d recon BS. The Recon3D line is horrid. Anyways, all soundcards use very cheap mic input ports, because there isn't any reason to bother with a HQ ADC as the audio is going to be horribly compressed anyways. Farther, if you have a PC350, you need a soundcard with a headphone amp to properly drive it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help/advice for connecting PC soundcard to Reciever for 5.1 audio playback for movies. Forum SolvedNeed some help picking a new soundcard Forum SolvedI need help choosing a soundcard...? Forum SolvedHelp me choose a soundcard Forum SolvedGaming Computer ~$1300 (Extra help on soundcard/headphones) Forum SolvedCan I get away without a soundcard? Please help Forum SolvedHelp with soundcard upgrade Forum Help! do I need a soundcard and good headsets/speakers to make good music? Forum Help me select a soundcard for gaming and movie watching. Forum help with soundcard, must have knowledge with recording music Forum I'm considering buying a nice headset... but i don't know if my soundcard fully support it (plz help) Forum Soundcard Midi connection help? (puzzled) Forum Integrated Realtek HD soundcard stopped working need help! Forum looking for help with soundcard Forum If I buy a soundcard will it help even if im getting audio TV? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !