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XFI's onboard XRAM is utilized by some games already

post #1 of 14
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Lol, this is kind of unimportant but I felt I would post this to put this myth to bed once and for all:

http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/200...ive_xfi/1.html

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The Fatal1ty version of the card has 64MB on-board. This can be used by the developer to process audio data on the card, without having to go to CPU or main memory. It also allows for more simultaneous streams of audio to be processed and played concurrently. The net result should be more FPS and better quality audio. Games have to be written to support it, but many games coming up will be - currently, both Battlefield 2 and F.E.A.R. are accelerated.
So there you go, BF2 and F.E.A.R. both support the XRAM on the XFI, just thought some people might want to know
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now i want it even more... though i'll stick with the level below fatality with the 32(was it?)mb of xram
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post #4 of 14
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No, the Fatal1ty and Elite Pro have 64MB of XRAM and the other 2 have NO XRAM.
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The xtrememusic and platinum only have 2mb of ram. It's not the x-ram of the elite pro or fatality.
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post #6 of 14
I want one of these but what should i get? Im a gamer and not an audio recorder... (only when capturing my xbox )
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post #7 of 14
Get the fatality..
The elite pro is for audio recorders or the REAL audio enthusiasts.
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Get the Xtreme Music and save yourself $100...
    
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post #9 of 14
I would just spend the $100 saved by getting a regualar $120 X-FI and grab another gig of RAM..makes more sence to me.
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post #10 of 14
Extreme music doesnt have xram or any spdif outputs..
and it has some different components too..
too lazy to look em up..
but ya if ur on a budget then get the extreme..
i wont/cant cus i need spdif
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