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With all the different versions of the X-fi sound card.. what the difference. Would i be better off just getting the card for 90-100 bucks... or is there a big difference other than the drive bay controller and remote and stuff?
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Originally Posted by Lilwheezy75
With all the different versions of the X-fi sound card.. what the difference. Would i be better off just getting the card for 90-100 bucks... or is there a big difference other than the drive bay controller and remote and stuff?
only thing that has an upgrade on the card itself is the fatal1ty version, which has 64 mb of onboard ram. otherwise, they all use the same card.
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I actually made use out of the drive bay, plus I got the Platinum version for $140 which is only $20 more than the Xtreme Music. I didnt see spending nearly $100 more for X-RAM.

You have 2 GB of RAM so the X-RAM really won't do that much, if you feel that spending $150 for X-RAM then fine, but having the media center remote and I/O drive really does help if you ever need to get sound ripped to the computer
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thats if you are gonna use all those things on the front drive, otherwise just hook the front panel to the card.
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