i am looking for a sound card right now i have a ecs ev7za motherboard with on board sound which really sucks which sound card would be best i am looking to spend under $35 it doesn't matter if it is retail or oem i found this one is it a good sound card http://www.ussa.com/ussaonline/product.asp?pf_id=100-12...
I always recommend against Creative sound cards, because they have very poor drivers. Their speakers are nice (for the price), on the other hand.
My recommendation? Try a Hercules Muse XL from <A HREF="http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduct.asp?submit=manufa..." target="_new">Newegg</A> for $17 (OEM). It doesn't say it's a Muse XL (it used to, I don't know why they changed it), but it is, and for $17, it's a great card. A3D, EAX, 4 channel surround.
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