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Old 07-30-07, 11:52 PM   #23
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Default Re: Really confused! What home cinema speakers do I need for x-fi?

Originally Posted by Jon
Errrr, I may have meant decoding. The trick Creative have done is to put dolby digital decoding in the feature list for this version of x-fi. However, when you read the tiny tiny print it says that its "using powerdvd" and they give you a cd with powerdvd 3 on it! Ok I was stupid enough to fall for it... and I have PowerDVD 7.3 anyway and it does the job, but I still don't approve of their marketing.
Yeah, creatives marketing is extremely deceptive. And truth be told, EAX isn't really that innovative, creative just happened to be the first to get it to the market and patent the sh*t out of it, so nobody else can add effect functions to games but them.
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