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The X-FI XtremeGamer sucks?

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I just read a couple of threads they need to be avoided? I just bought one and they say its lowprofile?/

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They must be talking about the ExtremeAudio.

My ExtremeGamer sounds awesome in games, movies, and music.
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XtremAudio sucks

not the gamer or music
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post #4 of 23
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Yeah I love mine, it was $99 at CompUSA
http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...-original.html

Second post from OP has a list saying to avoid the XtremeGamer??
    
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xtreme gamer is great at: games
Sucks: at Htpc uses movie audio....

(according to Maximum PC
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hence the name? hehe
    
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post #7 of 23
According to 003 on the Head-Fi forums, he says that the Extreme Gamer should be avoided. I still think it pwns though.
http://www.head-fi.org/forums/showpo...&postcount=122
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post #8 of 23
So, which should I get? The Xtreme Gamer or XtremeMusic?
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post #9 of 23
If you haven't ordered it yet, go with the XtremeMusic. I still think that the XtremeGamer sounds excellent, but since there are criticisms against it and no criticisms against the XtremeMusic, go with the XtremeMusic.
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post #10 of 23
i have the extreme gamer and have no issues with it so far, i use it mainly for gaming and thats what its good at so im happy, still watching movies and stuff i dont have any complaints
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