Thanks for the advice. As for my speakers I have Cambridge Soundworks FPS1000 Four Point Surround setup. Wasn't a bad speaker choice at the time I bought them which was about 1 1/2 years ago. I'll try the onboard first and if I feel I need the extra I'll go for the TBSC.
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