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I plan on using these speakers.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121006

And i want this sound card.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102005

However it is way way too expensive, would i notice any difference to just get this one?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829102006
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post #2 of 24
For gaming the extreme gamer is perfect for gaming. You don't need the fatality but the plus with it is you can mod it.

For music/gaming the x-fi music or auzentech prelude are better choices.
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Hmm....If you can spare the extra cash I would say grab the fatality.
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96KHz VS 192KHz

Pretty big difference.

Both are 24-bit sound but the ExtremeGamer is going to sound noticably better.
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post #5 of 24
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Originally Posted by Dillard13 View Post
Hmm....If you can spare the extra cash I would say grab the fatality.
I really don't wanna spend the extra cash but the size of the PCB and such makes the card look like it has allot more hardware on it.

Quote:
96KHz VS 192KHz

Pretty big difference.
I didn't notice that, that changes everything...
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post #6 of 24
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I didn't notice that, that changes everything...
Sarcasm?
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post #7 of 24
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Sarcasm?
No it changes everything, meaning : i'm getting the fatility even though it killed the part of my heart thats greedy.
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post #8 of 24
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Originally Posted by Licht View Post
No it changes everything, meaning : i'm getting the fatility even though it killed the part of my heart thats greedy.
AH, lol

You won't be disappointed.
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post #9 of 24
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post
AH, lol

You won't be disappointed.
Won't be ordering until Sunday, putting the money in the bank tomorrow. Stuff should come end of the week.
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post #10 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post
96KHz VS 192KHz

Pretty big difference.

Both are 24-bit sound but the ExtremeGamer is going to sound noticably better.
Not true, the specs for technical specs between the two are the same but Newegg lists the Xtremegamer as 96kHz and Fatal1ty as 192kHz. Actually they both can do 24-bit 192kHz for stereo output and 24-bit 96kHz for 7.1 output. They sound exactly the same like all middle-range X-Fi cards.
    
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