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post #1 of 10
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http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=21022

Looks to be pretty cool, and at the same time, looks like a Fatal1ty product, try to make people they'll be better at games if they get it...

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post #2 of 10
Looks like another expensive PCI slot filler. Although I think this will actually be functionally adequate. Not a terrible idea.
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post #3 of 10
why does it have a connector that looks live dvi?
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post #4 of 10
I like the way it looks. For starters, the SPDIF optical in/out is a great base for those with gamer speakers. The DVI-D with the splitters is a new way of looking at digital divisions and conversions. I haven't seen anything that looks that way as far as an audio arrangement as of yet. Now I have. Kudos!
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post #5 of 10
Maybe a bit better than the current X-Fi, but it has a sketchy 3rd party chipset and high pricetag.

Stick with an X-Fi
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post #6 of 10
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I thought the lack of analog outputs was a bit odd...
    
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post #7 of 10
The dvi interface is for the analog outputs
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post #8 of 10
i'm not impressed. It looks like an overpriced sound card that is specifically made to work with the new Razer headset... which does not look like it can compare with audiophile cans. You can probably get better sound with an X-fi, DT770's and a headphone amp for the same price or less
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xfi ftw
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post #10 of 10
I may get one if the price goes down
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