"Own an SBLive? Disappointed about the lack of optical output and S/PDIF outputs? Fret no more because the Hoontech SB DB III is here to solve those problems. The Hoontech SB DB III is basically a cheaper alternative to the Soundblaster Live! Optical digital I/O board. ... Hoontech offers a board sans the Midi I/O that is practically identical to the Soundblaster I/O board for a considerably lower price. "
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