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any 5.1 EAX and dolby digital cards w/ optical out for under $80???

By chadro
Mar 27, 2004
  1. any 5.1 EAX and dolby digital cards w/ optical out for under $80??? Sounds like too much to ask for a sound card but thats what i need to run my DD and EAX games. My ext. reciever has only an optical input and what it calls a Coaxial input (however on my Sound max card its has the "SPDIF" output, but works with the Coaxial input) Wierd how some sound cards have 2 different types of SPDIF.....the Microphone jack type and the rca type. Wierd i say.
     
  2. snowman

    snowman TS Rookie Posts: 312

    Hercules Fortissimo III 7.1. it costs about $45
     
  3. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,268

    That was what i was bout to say or a Digifire which is basically the same thing except an extra firewire.
     
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