"When the nForce3 chipset was released, I was left with out surround sound gaming as my speaker system only
allows for 5.1 input over coax or optical S/PDIF interface. The Soundstorm was over. HDA has returned Dolby
Digital Live back to the PC marketplace with the X-Mystique 7.1 Gold and BlueGears will be bringing the C-Media
CMI8768+ powered sound card to the US market."