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how do you use? SoundBlaster X-Fi Audio Extreme card

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#1 of 3 wannahometheatrebako



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Posted August 16 2008 - 08:13 PM

does any one know how to incorporate this into a home theatre system and exactly why it would be good to use?

i found this mentioned on another forum

****SoundBlaster X-Fi Audio Extreme card ****

#2 of 3 Brandy S

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Posted August 18 2008 - 04:07 PM

As long as you have a reciver with digital coax inputs, all you need is a card with an S/PDIF output. Some motherboards even come with it.
If you want to play PC games, that's a different story concerning the different audio formats games use (mostly Creative).

#3 of 3 Gerald LaFrance

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Posted August 19 2008 - 12:00 AM

Hi, You can use these as well if you have the Inputs on your Reciever:

Sound Blaster Home Theater Cable - Connect your Sound Blaster sound card to your home theater system
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