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post #11 of 23
Can you find XtremeMusic anymore? It was discontinued by Creative, I believe.
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post #12 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Can you find XtremeMusic anymore? It was discontinued by Creative, I believe.
Frys has it.

That's where I got mine.
    
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post #13 of 23
The XtremeMusic can be modded to sound far better, the XtremeGamer cannot, which is why the Music > Gamer.

However, they sound identical at stock and the XtremeAudio is the truly sucky X-Fi.
post #14 of 23
Xtrememusic was discontinued, but it's the exact same (sound quality and card feature wise) as the Xtremegamer.

And the X-Fi series kinda sucks for HTPC stuff ONLY if your sound setup sues a receiver that only supports 5.1 through digital audio because the X-Fi does not support DDL.
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post #15 of 23
I love my XtremeGamer. Sounds great in games, movies, and music.
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post #16 of 23
the xtremegamer?
if you game then it's great.
if you're a budding audiophile (or full blown audiophile) steer clear is what i've been hearing (clearly i'm no audio person lol)

i mainly game w/ some occasional DVD's. i'm more than happy with it. after onboard i'm noticing all these little things in games i had been missing that make the experience funner.
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post #17 of 23
So does the X-FI Fatal1ty ExtremeGamer suck?I just bought one today and I am pretty happy with how it sounds listening to music.Haven't tried a movie or game yet.Will later tonight.
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post #18 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shawn156 View Post
So does the X-FI Fatal1ty ExtremeGamer suck?I just bought one today and I am pretty happy with how it sounds listening to music.Haven't tried a movie or game yet.Will later tonight.
It's good, but just overpriced. The only advantage that the Fatal1ty has over the regular ExtremeGamer is the XRam, which hardly provides any benefits, while a very limited amount of games support it.
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post #19 of 23
Idk, I've enjoyed my Xtremegamer so far. If I can get a free Xtrememusic or elite-pro, I could see how good the gamer is.
post #20 of 23
So why is an XtremeGamer better at games but sucks at movies?

Whereas the XtremeMusic sucks on games and is good with movies and music?

What makes them different between each other, other than some random people saying it sucks..

What I'm saying is:
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