Top 9 Audiophile Sound Card – Computer Internal Sound Cards

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1. Creative


DTS Encoding Black, Xamp Discrete Custom Bi-amp, Quad-Core Processor, Dolby, Creative Sound Blaster AE-7 Hi-Res Internal PCIe Sound Card, 127dB DNR ESS SABRE-class 9018 DAC, Discrete 5.1/Virtual 7.1

Creative #ad - Sound blaster manages audio processing on the card itself, freeing your CPU to handle other tasks. 1 virtual surround on headphones and speakers. Pristine audio output | supreme audio fidelity with 127 db dnr hi-res 32-bit / 384 khz playback via ESS SABRE-class 9018 DAC and DSD64 playback support that satisfies even the most demanding needs of audiophiles for incredibly clean audio.

True hardware accelerated audio | dedicated quad-core processor designed to deliver incredibly pristine and enhanced sound on your PC without overstressing your CPU. Massively powerful headphone audio | custom xamp discrete headphone bi-amp powers each earcup separately with 1Ω output impedance and drives studio-grade headphones of up to 600Ω, including high-end planar-magnetic headphones. Theatrical-grade discreet and virtual surround | supports discrete 5. New and improved software customization suite | sound blaster command software interface provides hardware processed sound enhancements and complete control of audio output via the Sound Blaster Acoustic Engine for a full, customized audio experience that delivers clearer vocals, accurate cues, and bass boost.

To top it off, we have also integrated sound Blaster’s Surround Virtualization technology onto AE-7 so that you can conveniently enjoy surround sound on most form of media. And with the audio control module, gain quick access to the Volume Control Knob, as well as the ¼” and ⅛” mic and headphones I/O connectors – all within your fingertips. 1 on speakers with dolby digital live / dts connect encoding, and up to 7.
BrandCreative #ad
ManufacturerCreative Labs #ad
Height5.04 Inches
Length5.71 Inches
Weight1.63 Pounds
Width0.79 Inches
Part Number70SB180000000
Warranty1 Year Limited Hardware

2. Creative


Sound BlasterX G6 Hi-Res 130dB 32bit/384kHz Gaming DAC, 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound, Dolby Digital, Nintendo, External USB Sound Card with Xamp Headphone Amp, Xbox One, Sidetone/Speaker Control for PS4

Creative #ad - It also has scout mode than enhances in-game audio cues, letting you hear your enemies before they hear you. Discrete headphone amp | custom-designed xamp headphone amplifier features discrete components through all stages of amplification in a bi-amp design. Industry-leading audio processing technology | enjoy full audio customization and enhanced audio realism with immersive 7.

1 surround virtualization, accurate cues, bass boost and in-game voice communication enhancements. The ultra-low 1 ohm output impedance perfectly drives performance-grade sensitive 8W in-ear monitors all the way to studio-grade 600W headphones. Upgrade your games on ps4, and pc | get immediate increased enjoyment over basic motherboard and controller audio! Apart from incredible audio quality, xbox one, nintendo switch, the Sound BlasterX G6 boasts gaming-centric features such as Sidetone volume control and easy-to-reach profile buttons.

Each audio channel is individually amplified to deliver a whole new level of pristine audio fidelity in an authentic, unaltered lossless model. 130db dnr, 32-bit 384khz dac advanced 32-bit oversampled multi-bit modulator with mismatch shaping technology eliminates distortion, ensuring audio is streamed with the highest level of detail and fidelity. 7. 1 virtual surround sound and dolby digital | enjoy the latest in immersion technology with Dolby Digital decoding or Sound Blaster’s proprietary surround sound perfect for games and movies.
BrandCreative #ad
ManufacturerCreative #ad
Height2.76 Inches
Length4.37 Inches
Weight0.44 Pounds
Width0.94 Inches
Part Number70SB177000000
WarrantyLimited warranty



ASUS Sound Card Essence STX II

ASUS #ad - Celebrated muses op-amps. Legendary audio quality that just got better. Keeping the audiophile spirit and philosophy alive. Industry-leading 124dB SNR.
BrandASUS #ad
ManufacturerAsus #ad
Height0 Inches
Length6.61 Inches
Weight1.56 Pounds
Width4.21 Inches
Part NumberEssence STX II
ModelEssence STX II



ASUS XONAR SE 5.1 Channel 192kHz/24-bit Hi-Res 116dB SNR PCIe Gaming Sound Card with Windows 10 Compatibility

ASUS #ad - Xonar audio center enables full audio control via an intuitive, spacious interface. Included low profile Bracket allows the Xonar to fit perfectly into most systems. Asus hyper grounding Technology ensures minimal audio distortion and interference. Realtek alc1220x codec delivers a crystal clear 116dB signal-to-noise ratio SNR. 5. 1 channel, immersive sound with punchy, 192khz/24-bit hi-res audio with a 300ohm headphone amp for detailed, defined bass.
BrandASUS #ad
ManufacturerASUS Computer International Direct #ad
Height6.54 Inches
Length9.29 Inches
Weight0.6 Pounds
Width2.36 Inches
Part NumberXONAR SE
Warranty1 Year Warranty

5. Creative


Creative Sound Blaster Audigy FX PCIe 5.1 Sound Card with High Performance Headphone Amp

Creative #ad - 600 ohm headphone amp for high performance, studio grade monitoring. 106 snr and 24-bit 192khz dac playback and 96kHz ADC Recording. Easily converts the pc into a cinematic entertainment system by providing a compelling 5. 1 surround sound. Advanced audio processing with sbx pro Studio, a suite of Sound Blaster audio processing technologies that let you bring out the best in your audio. Includes the sound blaster audigy fx control Panel, PC software that puts you in full control of the SBX Pro Studio suite of technologies.
BrandCreative #ad
ManufacturerCreative #ad
Height0.71 Inches
Length5.43 Inches
Weight0.4 Pounds
Width4.76 Inches
Part NumberSB1570
Warranty1 year limited

6. Syba


IO Crest SY-AUD20205 USB to Audio Adapter Convert PC USB Port into a Stereo Sound Card for Windows & Mac Silver

Syba #ad - Connect a headset or computer speakers to stream music in Stereo; connect a mono condenser Microphone for Skype chat, voice recognition, amateur radio, or DJ controller applications. Quick fix for a failed audio port in a laptop. C-media hs-100b chipset. Sleek silver design. Plug-and-play, No driver required. Compatible with usb 3. 1, usb 2. 0, and usB 1. 0 ports. Supports windows 7, 8, 10, Mac OSX and Linux. 3. 5mm mic and speaker jacks. Work with usb hub or usb extension cable; compatible with Chrome, Linux, Mac and Windows OS.
BrandSyba #ad
ManufacturerSyba #ad
Height0.3 Inches
Length1.7 Inches
Weight0.02 Pounds
Width1.1 Inches
Part NumberSY-AUD20205



HT OMEGA Claro Halo PCI Sound Card

HT OMEGA #ad - S/pdif optical 5. 1ch input/output; onboard CD digital in, coaxial in/out requires 2pin CA1 cable. Cmi8788/pci oxygen hd Audio Processor. Front panel audio support with auto mute feature: 10 pin AC97 compatible. Built in 120db ti headphone amp supports up to 600ohm with selectable impedance levels. 24-bit/192khz ak4396vf dac; 24-bit/192khz ak5385BVF ADC line in.
BrandHT OMEGA #ad
ManufacturerHT OMEGA #ad
Height4 Inches
Length6.75 Inches
Weight1.4 Pounds
Width0.75 Inches
Part NumberCLH

8. Creative


Creative Sound Blaster Audigy Fx, 24, Soundkarte

Creative #ad - Brand:Creative. Creative sound card 30sb157000001 Sound Blaster Audigy FX Brown Box. Manufacturer:Creative. Manufacturer Model Number:Creative. Weight:1 Pounds.
BrandCreative #ad
ManufacturerCreative #ad
Height8.07 Inches
Length14.25 Inches
Weight0.13 Pounds
Width12.91 Inches
Part Number30SB157000001

9. StarTech


192KHz, PCI Express, 7.1 Channel Sound Card, 24-bit, SPDIF Digital Optical and 3.5mm Analog Audio PEXSOUND7CH

StarTech #ad - 24-bit 192KHz. Add hi-fi digital optical 7. 1 surround sound to your computer through PCIe. Supports optical or analog audio devices through SPDIF or 3. 5mm jacks. 7. 1 channel pcIe Sound Card. 7. 1 channel pcIe Sound Card.
BrandStarTech #ad
ManufacturerSTARTECH.COM #ad
Height1.18 Inches
Length6.69 Inches
Weight0.24 Pounds
Width5.59 Inches
Warranty2 year warranty