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which x-fi card/bundle should I get?

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First of all i have heard these cards lift abit of strain of the cpu, ehich is a good thing.

Which should I get?
http://www.ebuyer.com/customer/produ...duct_uid=96738

or this

http://www.ebuyer.com/customer/produ...duct_uid=96739

I've heard that the first product doesnt have x-ram is this true?
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Need more info from you man. Whats your budget? Are u a gamer? Producer? And stuff like that. I will be happy to help you out as I just got an X-Fi Xtreme music and its awesome!
    
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The first one does not have xram.
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am a gamer
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well only a couple games fully utilize the xram on the x-fi. If you don't need the front panel and don't need the absolute best you will be very satisfied with just the extreme music. Save the extra 60 bucks or so and buy another game or save up for your next computer upgrade, or for a really nice set of speakers
    
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