Ok, so I'm planning to build a new system come tax time this year... I've basically got a blank check between a $5000 return and some savings. So, I'm planning to spend about $3,000 on a new machine. So, I need advice on an entire high-end sound setup.
The MOST important thing to me is directional precision, and being able to locate targets via sound, with actual sound performance being a close second. Can anyone recommend a floor to ceiling sound setup?
Ok, so for starters, I've been eyeing the following soundcard:
Please, let me know if that's as great of a card as it seems. I'm kind of a newbie to audiophiledom.