[WriteLog] USB Sound Cards
sv1dpi at otenet.gr
Thu Dec 7 06:08:41 EST 2006
I have in use the mp3+
It works ok for me.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Joe Subich, W4TV" <w4tv at subich.com>
To: <scot at k9jy.com>; <writelog at contesting.com>
Sent: Thursday, December 07, 2006 1:37 AM
Subject: Re: [WriteLog] USB Sound Cards
> I have not tried one but the Turtle Beach "Audio Advantage Roadie"
> appears to have the right stuff ($80 - new). It is also listed
> at TigerDirect ($60) and Amazon ($57).
> You can also sometimes find the Creative SoundBlaster MP3+ ($15 -
> Refurbished) and/or the Audigy 2NX External ($55 - Refurbished) at
> the Creative Labs "Factory Store" on eBay:
> The "low price option" is the Byterunner UA-580 ($29) from
> I have not personally tested any of the cards. The manuals for the
> first three indicate they have independent microphone and stereo line
> inputs. I cannot find a manual on-line for the fourth but the specs
> on the web site show separate mic and line jacks.
> ... Joe Subich, W4TV
> microHAM America
> support at microham.com
>> -----Original Message-----
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>> [mailto:writelog-bounces at contesting.com] On Behalf Of Scot, K9JY
>> Sent: Wednesday, December 06, 2006 5:41 PM
>> To: Writelog
>> Subject: [WriteLog] USB Sound Cards
>> After searching the archives for "USB Sound Cards" and just
>> "USB", I've failed to find any external USB sound cards that
>> could be used with my new laptop that has a sound card rating
>> of 6b. I would like 7f!
>> The one USB external sound card rated 7f I know about is from
>> USB Gear manufactured by Cool Gear...I ordered it when it
>> showed in stock, never heard from them for 2 weeks, queried
>> them and heard nothing for 3-4 days, e-mailed their tech
>> support which responded "out of stock" and when asked when it
>> would be shipping I got another response that said "part
>> discontinued." Of course, the web site still shows it IN
>> STOCK, but I'm not going to go that route.
>> Any help -- including a source for the external sound card --
>> would be appreciated. If I get a good list, I'll post back
>> here on the reflector so we have a marker for late 2006
>> external USB Sound cards...
>> Scot, K9JY
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