5.1 Speakers and my mobo compatability problem.. Tags: Speakers Motherboards Components Last response: July 11, 2012 7:45 PM in Components Share lakshitharxx July 10, 2012 8:33:21 PM Guys I am going to buy a new 5.1 Speaker system soon.. But my current motherboard has 3x3.5mm jack ( 1xLine in,1xSpeaker Out, 1xMic in ).. This is the mobo.. http://uk.asus.com/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_1155/P8H61... My question is can i use 5.1 speaker system with my current motherboard? If the answer is "no", can i use a usb sound card instead? This is what i am going to buy http://microlab.com/?r=51systemen&st=full&id=367 More about : speakers mobo compatability problem | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove rolli59 Motherboard Master July 11, 2012 2:38:02 AM Should work fine. Line out to the sub which has the amplifier and distributes it to the other speakers. | Report abuse lakshitharxx July 11, 2012 5:59:12 AM rolli59 said:Should work fine. Line out to the sub which has the amplifier and distributes it to the other speakers. That means it only use one 3.5mm port? | Report abuse rolli59 Motherboard Master July 11, 2012 11:47:54 AM In most cases it is like that, then the sub has all the other connections. Documentation is not clear on this one. | Report abuse lakshitharxx July 11, 2012 3:57:57 PM rolli59 said:In most cases it is like that, then the sub has all the other connections. Documentation is not clear on this one. I downloaded the pdf and English part is not showing in adobe reading.. Other languages are ok but can't read any of them.. http://www.logitech.com/en-au/speakers-audio/home-pc-sp... will this work with one 3.5mm jack? | Report abuse rolli59 Motherboard Master July 11, 2012 7:45:41 PM No that is clear only Stereo with a single cable. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>5.1 Speakers and my mobo compatability problem..> Related ressources: ForumSolvedProblem with x-530 5.1 logitech speakers ForumProblem with 5.1 speakers and Windows 8 Forum [Solved] Problem with x-530 5.1 logitech speakers ForumHaving problem with my sound card and 5.1 speakers Forum5.1 Speakers problem Forumproblem with 5.1 logitech speakers ForumSolvedAppropriate sound card for creative 5.1 speakers? ForumKlipsch 5.1 speakers compatible with X-Fi? ForumSolvedPC: Swaping speakers front left with front right in a 5.1 setup ForumSolvedUsing 5.1 speakers with lcd ForumSolvedCan I add speakers to 2.1 to get 5.1? ForumSolvedRealtek HD Audio with 5.1 Speakers ForumX-540 5.1 speaker problem Forum5.1 Sound card on Audioengine A5+ 2.0 speakers???? ForumSolvedCheap 5.1 Speakers with Optical Input? ForumProblem with my 5.1 Speaker system - Logitech Z5500's Forumconnecting tv with 5.1 channel speakers Forum5.1 speakers all of the sudden have very faint, low-quality sound? ForumSolved5.1 Speakers to Asus On-Board Audio ForumSolvedTwo Parter: Headset/Headphones for a Big Head & 5.1 Speakers More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !