sound card and usb headset?

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david179057
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can you use a usb headset with a sound card?

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no, a USB sound card is already integrated in your headset.

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Some USB headsets like many of the Steelseies headsets have a detachable sound card that allow you to use either USB or analog which you can then plug into a sound card.

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ha, i haven't notice that... very nice to know this info !!

david179057
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so could this work? i plan on getting Logitech 7.1 headset

http://www.alibaba.com/product-gs/515500123/female_usb_to_3_5mm.html

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i don't know, but the 3.5mm is a headset port (the headphones will work but not the mic except if plug in a headset capable device ex: Android phone) the sound card on PC generally have 1 headphone jack and one mic jack also i don't know if your headphone will continue to work without 5v supply from the USB plug...