On-board sound versus dedicated/standalone sound card ???
vincent.trouilliez at modulonet.fr
Mon Mar 7 21:57:45 UTC 2005
> >Greetings! I think that a good sound card will produce better quality
> than an onboard audio. I use onboard audio on my Gigabyte mobo. I too
> wanted to try a sound card. Be very careful which card you choose. the
> SBLive card will work. I use it on another Linux box. A few weeks ago, I
> thought I should upgrade to an audigy card: Well, it worked under
> WindowsXP, but could not get it going under Linux. Check to see what
> sound cards others are using before you buy one. Again, my opinion is
> that you will definitely get better sound quality from a dedicated sound
> card. Hope this helps a little.
Thanks Mike, that confirms it then... okay will get a sound card. Will
just the same as my friends, a SBLive, as it's dirty cheap second hand,
and it works fine on his Mandrake, so should work on Ubuntu hopefully !
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