Do I need a sound card?

Answer Oh you mean THIS build;… it's always helpful if you actually tell us!That mobo has an integrated, eight channel Realtek ALC892, so you don't need one, but ... Read More »

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My old computer had windows 98 with a sound card. i have updated to win xp now the sound card will not work?

That's actually quite normal. Not all hardware is compatible with windows xp. The best you can to go to: the update software, and automatically install a... Read More »

Do desktop computers need a sound card?

Desktop computers require sound cards in order to process sound input and output, letting you listen to music and use devices like microphones. However, they do not need sound cards to function.Sou... Read More »

Do you need a separate sound card for a new computer?

On One Hand: Sound Cards Provide Better PerformanceEspecially if you're interested in playing state of the art computer games, buying a separate sound card for your new computer can help your machi... Read More »

Can I damage a 5.1 surround sound computer sound card by hooking up 7.1 surround sound speakers to it?

In general NO - but it really depends on how you hook it up.If you run optical to a AV Receiver - this is the way it is normally hooked up to any 5.1 device. Your HDTV, BluRay, DVD player or HD cab... Read More »