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Old April 28, 2009, 04:45 PM
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If you want to run 5.1 for full imersion when gaming its deffinetly worth it, onboard realteks just dont compare to the full EAX 5.1 suround alot of games offer. Theres a big difference between running a digital feed to your reciever that runs its own suround sound encoding vs having PC speakers that dont. Chances are your receiver is taking the stream from your realtek and turning it into suround sound on its own, using dolby or THX. I know thats what my reciever does with any digital source.
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