Dimension 9150 Sound Card Choice

Discussion in 'Dell' started by Dick, Mar 23, 2006.

  1. Dick

    Dick Guest

    I am about to order a Dimension 9150. My only question now is what
    kind of sound to order. I can get the SoundBlaster Audigy built-in or
    as a separate card. I don't need exotic sound, but want decent sound
    for watching videos, etc. What is the downside to having it built-in?
    Is it going to use some processing power from the PC that might make a
    difference? I think the upside would be having another slot open.

    Dick, Mar 23, 2006
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  2. Dick

    journey Guest

    Do you need another slot open?

    If you get the separate card, will all slots be taken or will there
    still be one open?

    What is the price difference?

    journey, Mar 23, 2006
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  3. Dick

    BigJim Guest

    built in sound is fine and if you don't like it you can always return it to
    BigJim, Mar 23, 2006
  4. Dick

    Bob Levine Guest

    For casual listening it's just fine. I've got the built in sound and
    listen to music all day with no complaints about it at all.

    Bob Levine, Mar 24, 2006
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