What does a sound card do and do i need one Tags: Sound Cards Motherboards Components Product Last response: September 29, 2012 11:40 PM in Components Share samraptor September 29, 2012 11:24:00 PM getting a m5a99fx pro r2 motherboard that costs £111... so does it have this sort of thing built in or? More about : sound card scurbox September 29, 2012 11:40:33 PM specs from newegg state that this motherboard has a Realtek ALC892 and is 8 channel. unless your really picky about audio, this built in audio chipset will be fine for most needs. REF: " http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... " Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes Sound Card Need Preamp or can it act as one? Forum getting the Sennheiser G4ME ONE head set and what a external sound card need advice Forum Solvedwould I need a sound card to game with headphones?If so which one would be good? Forum Solvedwell i need to know r9 290x the one has inbuilt true audio , is it a replace of sound card ?( for sound enthusiasts) Forum Solvedone more please help!i need find sound card driver for amd athlon 2800+MMX Forum does Asus VN247H-P need a capture card to play Xbox One games? Forum What is a good sound card? Which one sould I get? Forum SolvedWhat sound card would I need for Logitech Z506 5.1 surround sound speakers Forum SolvedWhat does a sound card do exactly? Forum SolvedMy onboard sound card is 5.1 . What do I need to make it 7.1 ? Forum SolvedDoes a Hardcore Gamer NEED a dedicated sound card? Forum I need a sound card that does 5.1 though optical! Forum sound cards, would i need one if im using a asus rampage VI if im going to be running a surround sound system Forum What PSU does this card need? Forum What does a sound card do and is it necessary? Forum SolvedDoes sapphire r9 270x having inbuilt sound card or sound hardware better than motherboard... Forum SolvedI hear usb plug in or out sound all the time with no reason, does somebody what is causing that? Forum How does the sound card detect what sound system its being plugged in Forum WHAT DOES SOUND CARD NULL MEAN? Forum Does ASrock extreme3 Gen3 need a sound card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !