Brands The Best Sound Card Manufacturers  

Computer Hardware
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A list of top sound card manufacturers. These are the best companies in their field. If you're looking to purchase a sound card then these are the companies and brands you should be looking at. As easy as buying a prebuilt computer can be, there is a definite satisfaction that comes with building your own PC. Beyond the obvious monitor, keyboard, mouse, and speakers that sit on your desk.

The computer itself requires a CPU, motherboard, RAM, graphics card, sound card, network card, power supply, hard disk drive, power supply, and a case to put it all in. Some motherboards may also have those separate expansion cards already integrated. If you're careful, you may even be able to build your own custom machine for less money that it would cost for a pre-built model.

What are the best sound card manufacturers? Take a look at this list and hopefully  When you upgrade your hardware, you can also sell the individual components to help offset your costs. Good luck!
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1
110 23
Creative Technology is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Consumer electronics

2
73 26
Asus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers

3
33 21
Focusrite is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Focusrite

4
14 13
M-Audio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers

5
17 17
Turtle Beach is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers

6
18 19
Razer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers

7
14 16
Ad Lib, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Ad Lib, Inc.

8
10 12
VIA Technologies is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Computer industry, Computer hardware

9
8 10
Ensoniq is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers

10
13 17
Auzentech is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Consumer electronics

11
9 12
C-Media is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Computer industry

12
11 15
E-MU Systems is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
E-MU Systems

13
6 9
Aureal Semiconductor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Manufacturing

14
6 9
Alba is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
CrisologoGujilde added Consumer electronics

15
5 9
RME Audio is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
RME Audio

16
5 10
Diamond Multimedia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Manufacturing

17
5 10
Sabrent is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
Sabrent

18
5 10
Albaresearch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
CrisologoGujilde added Albaresearch

19
5 11
TerraTec is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers
TerraTec

20
3 10
Gravis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sound Card Manufacturers