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really didn't plan on upgrading my sound, but I bought these speakers on impulse so now I need a new card...

I'm looking for one with a budget of about 100$. currently I've been reading both rave and horror reviews for the xtreme music. but for the price, can that card be beat?
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Creative X-Fi Platinum.
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Not really no, they seem to be going extremely cheap nowadays. What about the extreme gamer?
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Not really no, they seem to be going extremely cheap nowadays. What about the extreme gamer?
is the gamer worth the extra $$$ over the music?

and I'm currently looking at this deal on ebay..

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...:X:RTQ:US:1123
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is the gamer worth the extra $$$ over the music?

and I'm currently looking at this deal on ebay..

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...:X:RTQ:US:1123
As far as I am aware yes, i always thought the X-Fi music didn't actually have the X-Fi processor? Or maybe i am getting it mixed up with a different one.

Best to wait and see what some other chaps say.
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As far as I am aware yes, i always thought the X-Fi music didn't actually have the X-Fi processor? Or maybe i am getting it mixed up with a different one.

Best to wait and see what some other chaps say.
its the xtreme audio that dont has xfi




and the xtreme music is the best deal/moddable.

i'd buy that card
    
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its the xtreme audio that dont has xfi




and the xtreme music is the best deal/moddable.

i'd buy that card
Heh thought i had it confused.
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well my wallet just took a big hit this weekend! lol.
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yea the music is the best for a deal. If you want the power of a modded card and have the extra cash some how (sell body parts) i'd suggest the auzentech prelude
its a beast with the z55's

edit for bad link
http://cgi.ebay.com/AuzenTech-X-FI-P...2em118Q2el1247
Edited by MasterShake - 6/8/08 at 12:06pm
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lol thats a peltier D:
    
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