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DOGANG KIM

Sound card is significant for running FSX with many add-ons?

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sorry my poor English.

 

Good PCI sound card is necessary for FSX?

 

In comparison with onboard sound, PCI sound card can increase FPS of FSX?  And am I able to feel the difference?

 

I am now using PCI sound card but it's cheap and 30$ not sound blast card..

 

I suffer from 777's intermittent freeze. And the moments is when some sound events happen. ex) freeze at touch down - and many touch down effects sound plays at that moment.

 

I think about sound blast Z.

 

The price is around 135 US dollar.(in Korea)

 

 Will this help to prevent the freeze?

 

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Dogang, despite all the internet opinion, the latest Soundblaster cards are quite good. No guarantee it will improve FPS, but you will find it's quite a good idea to have a good sound card.

 

I'm into making music on PC, so I picked up the top of the line SB card for the I/O (and because I can't justify an RME Hammerfall...), and it's been very reliable and has a lot of functionality built in.

 

You might want to study your sound settings in Windows before buying, though; sometimes, the problems are just the result of configuration.

 

Are you on Windows 7 or 8?

 

Steven

 

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