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relatively shortly after purchasing a xi fi titanium for my main machine, I discovered that in one of my idle machines that certain individual used to use had an audigy 2 zs installed in it, which card is better?
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The X-Fi is the better card
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i love the 2zs for midi work,the xfi is gaming duties really
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The Audigy is low end as oppossed to the Xfi. The Xfi is definitely a better sound card
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i love the 2zs for midi work,the xfi is gaming duties really
I did mostly purchase Xi Fi for various gaming areas
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post #6 of 11
check the latency you can achieve with the xfi against the zs then tell me the zs is the lesser option
as the OP is for gaming,xfi is a cheaper and more suitable option
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Originally Posted by MightyMission View Post
check the latency you can achieve with the xfi against the zs then tell me the zs is the lesser option
as the OP is for gaming,xfi is a cheaper and more suitable option
Would digy be more suited for some purposes compared to the titanium?
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post #8 of 11
absolutely,i sold my high end motu cards when we folded the music studio,but keeping a hand on production etc i needed low latency souncard and for mainstream/hobbyist high end with midi i/o it didnt get better at the time
Edited by MightyMission - 1/26/11 at 7:22am
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absolutely,i sold my high end motu cards when we folded the music studio,but keeping a hand on production etc i needed low latency souncard and for mainstream/hobbyist high end with midi i/o it didnt get better at the time
Would it be a good idea for me to make that machine active and use it as a "music box" while keeping the titanium in this one and use it for games?
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post #10 of 11
sell it if your not going to use it and use the money for steam sale or upgrades etc.
for general music playback i would be more focused on speakers and amps than midi i/o
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