Originally Posted by Zapablast05
The HTPC will experience no gaming at all, just HTPC. So will the CMI8770 will be good or will it be better to stick to onboard? Afterall, it's just for media. If using a sound card doesn't make a difference, I could just use that money to buy XPMC.
Auzentech X-Fi does DDL and everything under the sun. It's the best soundcard out right now.