Moderator: Captain Ned
yes wrote:Be careful in using the word "powered". Based on your link the speakers are still powered separately with its own amplifier. The "power" from a computer sound card/port is not enough to drive those.http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882780017
Are computer powered speakers comparable to speakers with receivers?
yes wrote:Almost all consumer motherboards these days have onboard sound. Whether that is good enough for you is a matter of personal taste.Would it need a sound card? I was thinking of pairing it up with the Zotac 9300 itx mobo.