Upgrading from On-board audio to Audigy2 Tags: Sound Cards Font Configuration Audio Components Last response: August 18, 2003 1:15 PM in Components Share jmecor August 17, 2003 12:05:01 PM Does this upgrade worth it, especially for 6.1 config. I wonder how much work would be reduced from the cpu if upgrade. <font color=blue> My computer is <b>sooo fast</b>, It finished <b>SETI</b> in <b>10 seconds.</b> <font color=blue> More about : upgrading board audio audigy2 Boilermaker August 17, 2003 12:14:46 PM cpu usage may not be reduced significantly or at all, depending on what audio chip your motherboard uses. <A HREF="http://www.tomshardware.com/game/20030405/index.html" target="_new">tom's comparison of onboard sound and sound cards in games</A> even then, you may want to ask yourself if it worth it for the 80 usd (or more) you are going to have to spend on an audigy 2 oem. if you have the nforce2 apu, the answer is probably not. jmecor August 18, 2003 1:15:15 PM no i just have a SiS645 audio. <font color=blue> My computer is <b>sooo fast</b>, It finished <b>SETI</b> in <b>10 seconds.</b> <font color=blue> Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWorth Upgrade? onboard audio to x-fi sound cards? Forum ATI AIW 9800 Pro and Audigy2 SZ Audio Echo problem - Fix Forum M-Audio Revo or Audigy2 Forum The Listener's point in Audigy2 audio space Forum Looking for a nice upgrade to my on-board audio Forum SolvedDo I have DX9c onboard audio? Forum Solvedshould i disable onboard Audio when i install a sound card? Forum Solved63 ohm impedance on my onboard audio Forum SolvedMotherboard's onboard audio not working Forum SolvedAudio delay between onboard and sound card? Forum SolvedBest 1150 Mobo (no OC, premium onboard audio)? Forum SolvedRealtek Audio Driver Environment Editor / Get better audio fron on-board sound card Forum SolvedLow range sound card VS upper range onboard audio Forum SolvedGigabyte GA-X79-UD3 Mainboard -- Issue with the onboard audio Forum SolvedOn-board Audio problems Forum SolvedDo I need to disable onboard audio after installed a dedicated sound card? Forum SolvedSound glitches every 60 seconds. Removed sound card and use onboard audio then sound is fine. Forum audigy2 zs platnium would it be an upgrade Forum SolvedOnboard Audio Stopped Working After Moving and Dusting PC Forum Solvedtroubling with creative 5.1 speaker with onboard audio device Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !