Creative Soundblaster X-Fi XtremeMusic
When it comes to sound cards, the competition is a lot more "low-profile" than the video card sector. With audio cards, Creative is enjoyed the most success, being the most recognizable name in the market. ExtremeMHZ.com has a review of the Creative Soundblaster X-Fi XtremeMusic, which they feel delivers the best PC audio experience...period. They take a look at the overall hardware and pay an equal amount of attention to the software bundle, which then found equally as impressive.
We had the opportunity to take an in-depth look at the Creative X-Fi architecture back in October and were thoroughly impressed. For more details, read our complete review of the Creative X-Fi XtremeMusic.