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Asus xonar essence st+schiit asgard or schiit bitfrost+ schiit asgard

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I need to know if I really need to buy a new dac to combine with schiit Asgard or the asus xonar dac combine with schiit asgard is good?. I already have my sound card. Putting money in a bitfrost worth? thx for help.  * sorry for my english, im not very good! :D*dt880smile.png ( for hd 598 and ultrasone pro 900)

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Originally Posted by Minkypou View Post

I need to know if I really need to buy a new DAC to combine with Schiit Asgard or the Asus Xonar DAC combine with Schiit Asgard is good?. I already have my sound card. Putting money in a Bifrost worth? thx for help.  * sorry for my english, I'm not very good! :D*dt880smile.png ( for HD 598 and Ultrasone pro 900)

Which sound card are you currently using?

 

If you already have a Schiit Asgard headphone amplifier, then the Asus Xonar DX or D1 sound card would do.

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confused_face(1).gif Lol >< now i have the xonar essence st on my computer. ( i have only this, i dont have any additional dac or amp on my hands.) i want to try the asgard amp, what i want to know, i need to buy another dac to combine with my futur asgard? or i can stay with the dac on the xonar essence st?

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Originally Posted by Minkypou View Post

confused_face(1).gif Lol >< now i have the Xonar essence st on my computer. ( I have only this, I don't have any additional DAC or amp on my hands.) i want to try the Asgard amp, what i want to know, i need to buy another DAC to combine with my futur Asgard? or i can stay with the DAC on the Xonar essence st?

I would say for now just hook up the Schiit Asgard to the RCA outputs on the Essence ST.

The Essence ST's DAC (PCM1792A) is fairly good.

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ok thx you very much! i need to buy additional cable for connect this amp on my sound card?

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