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Actually the X-FI and Audigy are in the same price band almost everywhere I dont understand it fullybut from what I have read on the tinternet is that the X-FI cards are specific to a task, like music, games, editing etc etc and depending on which one you get is what area it excels in except the other areas are disabled bar the top of the range which has all features enabled where the audigy 2 ZS series are allround cards with everything on.

I was looking at upgrading but after the above I decided to wait.
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i dunno either, But what I do know is that the X-Fi sounds amazing, in music, movies, and games. I don't know how they could make it better. But they always seem to find a way. I was watching Saving Private Ryan and during the part where it is heavily raining in the town, My mom came and said she heard it was raining out side, but when she checked it wasn't
    
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Actually the X-FI and Audigy are in the same price band almost everywhere I dont understand it fullybut from what I have read on the tinternet is that the X-FI cards are specific to a task, like music, games, editing etc etc and depending on which one you get is what area it excels in except the other areas are disabled bar the top of the range which has all features enabled where the audigy 2 ZS series are allround cards with everything on.

I was looking at upgrading but after the above I decided to wait.
Well, you should RE-decide, and get an X-Fi, because on the package and on the website they are said to be both for gaming music, etc.
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No they aint mate, get a specs breakdown of each version there are differences not major ones I admit and yes they would sound great but technically thats why they are similar in price, either is more than satisfactory for anythign and out do onboard 100 times over ;-)
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