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Creative SB XFI worth upgrading?

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I need a soundcard and it looks like people are buying XFI stuffs alot nowadays.

I am looking at Fatal1ity XFI and XtremeMusic versions.

How much of sound quality/performance differences are there between these 2 different XFI cards when gaming/movie/MP3?

Price difference is quite big between the two but I want to get some feedbacks from the people who have them already.

Thanks people.

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Friend of mine has both versions. The Fatal1ity version sounds the same as the XtremeMusic version. The Fatal1ity does give you about 3-5 fps in some games. But certainly not worth the extra $$ for it. Oh and if you don't have a good set of speakers then don't bother with either of them.

 

 

I need a soundcard and it looks like people are buying XFI stuffs alot nowadays.

I am looking at Fatal1ity XFI and XtremeMusic versions.

How much of sound quality/performance differences are there between these 2 different XFI cards when gaming/movie/MP3?

Price difference is quite big between the two but I want to get some feedbacks from the people who have them already.

Thanks people.

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Hands down the sound quality is next to amazing. Just be aware of the problems that you may/or may not have with the extreme music with an nf4 board. I have had mixed results with my xtreme music and the NF4 problem, But the sound quality is absolutely amazing.

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