There is no right or wrong answer, but it depends on how you listen to your music If you sound like one these people, then this should HELP you decide. Just remember, itís always easier to upgrade later if onboard isnít cutting it.

[WIKI]Onboard[/WIKI]
[WIKI]Upgraded PCI or External soundcard[/WIKI]
[WIKI]PCI or External?[/WIKI]
[WIKI]Exceptions:[/WIKI]