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ASUS Xonar Essence STX

ASUS Xonar Essence STX

“ I wanted to upgrade my computer sound card in preparation for higher impedance phones and eventually a desktop amp. This more than does the trick and improved onboard sound more than I'd expected.   The con about it needing a good power source isn't an argument against it. It turned out that my computer (Vostro 420, 2009) didn't have an extra power connection for the card so I ended...” --rroseperry

100% Positive Reviews
Creative Labs X-Fi Titanium HD PCI-E

Creative Labs X-Fi Titanium HD PCI-E

“as far as output goes this sound card is amazing in quality and really impressive with output level, has nothing on the soundblaster 16 or awe64 but shure as hell beats any thing modern. im happy with this card accept of one big thing, and for me its big. i only can use one audio output at a time, this sucks, i live in a house with a large amount of electrical interference so to keep my siganls...” --RockeyDA

100% Positive Reviews
AudioQuest DragonFly Asynchronous USB DAC

AudioQuest DragonFly Asynchronous USB DAC

“The DragonFly v1.2 sounds clearly superior to my laptop's built-in Realtek HD chip. There is no driver installation needed and I had no problems to use it on Windows, Linux, and MacOS X. The analog volume control works with the OS' volume control. With Debian Linux I experienced once that changing from the built-in sound to the DragonFly put the later on max. volume, which is ear-damaging...” --maeschba

100% Positive Reviews
Asus Xonar DGX

Asus Xonar DGX

“I've learned a lot about this card over the course of using it for a while, so I figured I would write a review about it. Ok, some strange install issues off the bat - on windows 7 sp1, the initial install was finicky. The first time the driver setup was run, it wouldn't detect the card, but upon a restart, it could. I don't know if this was a microsoft issue or an asus one or possibly an issue...” --mindbomb

100% Positive Reviews
ASUS Xonar Essence ST Headphone 7.1-Channel Audio Card for Audiophiles

ASUS Xonar Essence ST Headphone 7.1-Channel Audio Card for Audiophiles

“ So first of all, for people who are saying that they are hearing noise from outputs. The only noise I hear from the card is from HP out, when sample rate is set to 44.1 Khz.  What can be the reason of the noise and how to prevent it:  1. Don't use video cards. Use only integrated video. 2. Before buying a PSU read some reviews about ripple and noise tests, voltage regulator...” --Vartan

100% Positive Reviews
Xonar U7 - 7.1 USB-Soundkarte

Xonar U7 - 7.1 USB-Soundkarte

“Edit: It has come to my attention that this review was tested with a poorly performing newer official Asus Driver and therefore, the performance of the U7 here is not representative. I am confirming improved performance using a legacy WHQL certified driver. For any future readers, please consider this review invalid until further revision.     Kit Impressions: Asus Xonar U7 7.1 USB...” --Kitmellow

100% Positive Reviews
Musical Fidelity V-LINK 192 - Asynchronous USB To SPDIF Converter

Musical Fidelity V-LINK 192 - Asynchronous USB To SPDIF Converter

“ This thing does what it's supposed to do and does it well.  Noticeable improvement in sound quality.  For $200 you can't go wrong.  No real complaints from me about the V-link at all. ” --jbarr1989

100% Positive Reviews
Onkyo Japan SE-300PCIE Wavio PCI Express Sound Card

Onkyo Japan SE-300PCIE Wavio PCI Express Sound Card

“This is a great sound card, full featured for gamers, home recording, and home theater, as well as traditional high-end audio.   I am only interested in it as a source for high-end audio (2 channel) and my review only considers this one aspect of its functionality.   Notes in passing,   1. Drivers install without a hitch on Win 8.1(64 bit) and seem stable, so hopefully...” --rjm003

100% Positive Reviews
Creative 70SB150000000 Sound Card

Creative 70SB150000000 Sound Card

“I got this sound card to replace my Asus Xonar DG which died on me. The difference in sound quality between this card and the Asus is quite noticeable. Much more clarity and crispness in the high end. Bass seems punchier and more detailed. Power output seems like it is much better as well as I don't have to turn my headphones up as much as before.    The software that comes with it...” --killeraxemannic

100% Positive Reviews
Asus XONAR DG CMI8786 Sound Card

Asus XONAR DG CMI8786 Sound Card

“ I bought this because i needed an AMP for my superlux hd681 headphones, so I bought this card because it was on my budget. I am really happy with it and with it's sound, and i could not switch back to my old onboard sound, which was best on the market, but pathetic in comparison with this. It is driving my headphones very well, and very loud. I never played my headphones on something...” --spookymulder84

75% Positive Reviews
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