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titanium vs xtremegamer?

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Whats the difference between the x-fi xtremegamer and the titanium? Which would be better for gaming. Which overall is best? I am putting a gaming rig together but can't decide between the two.
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Nothing that you will notice while gaming to be honest.
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Nothing that you will notice while gaming to be honest.
i agree
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where will I notice it?
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your wallet


seriously though, if you dont need the blingtastic fatality packaging, the front expansion piece, or the pcie interface, stick with the xtremegamer. the two cards have the same x-fi chipset, snr, sampling rate, and 24bit digital capabilities

with the titanium you get a pcie interface and toslink (f/o) connections. if you dont need those, get the gamer
    
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With the titanium, you get drivers that work... for now...
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your wallet


seriously though, if you dont need the blingtastic fatality packaging, the front expansion piece, or the pcie interface, stick with the xtremegamer. the two cards have the same x-fi chipset, snr, sampling rate, and 24bit digital capabilities

with the titanium you get a pcie interface and toslink (f/o) connections. if you dont need those, get the gamer
The XtremeGamer also has a toslink connection, but you just need a mini toslink adapter. I would go with the XtremeGamer. It will save you a few bucks and if it is better you won't notice it until you get a decent speaker or headphone set up.
    
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im looking to upgrade from onboard sound to an xtremegamer. i had an audigy 2 before and the treble was much more clearer then onboard. the basses sound good also.. but ive never owned a xtremegamer before... so i could imagine the possibilities!
    
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With the titanium, you get drivers that work... for now...
i doubt it. my microphone dont work.
    
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