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post #11 of 17
These guides vouch for the xonar DX's sound quality. It's really a surprise where a 60 euro worth of sound card could beat a lot of 300 euro ones in terms of sound quality. And please, Fatal1ty Champion is just marketing, trying to fool new tech enthusiasts.

http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...ound-card.html

http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...ter-audio.html

-Luxio
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I got 8 responses in 2 minutes now i can't get any when i actually have my wish list up to look over...
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Well, you have everything you need in the previous posts about RAM choice, GPU and sound card. Do you need something else ?

-Luxio
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Originally Posted by CPO.Luxio View Post
With reference you have more chance to unlock I believe but I'm not sure on that one as I have seen Twin Frozr 3 versions of it unlock at a higher rate (?).

And please refer me as Luxio instead.

-Luxio
no idea I dont know much about radeon cards as I am a nvidia guy ha ha

and yes fatality is all marketing. I got the Xonar D2 which is just the pci version of d2 and its a very good sound card.
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So I'm good except for look into the sound card more and what Ram is the best. I don't understand how the higher end versions can actually be a decline? What would you suggest?
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Simply the lower frequency version that is 1600MHz. Higher clock isn't always better. I have seen a lot of reviews stating that anything more is not going to increase FPS nor responsiveness. Maybe in a benchmark but even then the 1600MHz still often outperforms it.

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