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 Audigy2 bleeping, hissing...Need help badly!!! Forum Asus P5K-E Wifi/App Edition OnBoard Audio Stuttering Forum Will my old Audigy2 produce true 5.1? Forum Should I use onboard sounds or older Sound Blaster Audigy 2? Forum Audigy2 ZS or X-Fi XtremeMusic ?! Forum Audigy2 ZS problem need help!!! Forum Free Realtec ALC650 vs $118 SB Audigy2 Forum Audigy2 Plat or Audigy2 based on my needs? Forum nForce2 APU vs. Audigy2 Forum Nforce2 or Audigy2 Forum SB Audigy2 ZS - Plug and Play? Forum On board or Audigy2 ? Forum Audigy2 - Do latest drivers solve polyphony problems? Forum Audigy vs. NF7-S onboard sound Forum Onboard sound card question Forum Soundblaster X-Fi vs. ASUS onboard Realtek ALC882M Forum sound cards vs onboard sound Forum sound card vs onboard sound Forum SB Audigy 2 Value vs. Onboard HD Audio (MSI P55-CD53) Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !