Read on for the full press release. Page 1 of 1. At normal listening levels, hiss and noise are nonexistent most of the time, but careful listening at certain levels do reveal hiss and noise during music playback. Both share the same Front output jack, but they will sound different. Multimedia Previous page Next page. The built-in headphone amplifier on the Xonar DGX 5. This article is used in:

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This article is used in: The only problem I found is with the drivers you need to install the custom drivers from this page. Includes plenty of paper dsc in multiple languages, a mini-optical connector, and a driver CD-ROM. You are commenting using your Twitter account. Asus uses a different mix of complementary digital-to-analog and analog-to-digital conversion silicon on each card. This entry was posted on January 23,4: Honestly, I could not sonar a difference.

The Asus Xonar DX is the definite winner.

PCI Express Dex 5. The front flap flips up to provide more information. Good sound cards tend to last through multiple upgrade cycles, too. Just plug a cable into each end, and it prevents hum and noise.

Save on Sound Cards Internal Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Those older models have PCI interfaces, like an awful lot of other sound cards, and PCI slots are quickly disappearing from modern motherboards. The item xoanr out of stock and estimated to arrive on the date provided.

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The latest audio standards and a dedicated headphone amplifier augment PC gaming with powerfully precise surround sound.

If connecting the DSX, DX, motherboard audio, or any other sound card to external audio equipment using the analog outputs from the computer, always use an audio isolator, such as the Mpow ground loop isolator. Out of stock Be the first to review this product.

Asus’ budget Xonar DGX and DSX sound cards reviewed

You can follow any responses to this entry through RSS 2. The sound heard will only be as good as the source. The Xonar DSX can be controlled using alsamixer. I was immensely impressed with the superior audio quality of the Asus Xonar DX sound cardso I thought I would try a lower-priced version: One purpose of obtaining this card was to eliminate that noise.

After configuration, the Xonar DSX will output the bitrate and sampling rate of the source music files. However, the custom control software that enables special effects only available in the Windows software.


ASUS Xonar DSX Specs – CNET

The Xonar DGX 5. It is not even a contest. Perhaps because the need for hardware acceleration has waned, the flow of new audio processors has slowed to a trickle.

Be aware that these are wonderful devices for cleaning up audio signals, but they will not magically erase hiss and background noise from sound cards or motherboard audio that produce low-quality sound. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: This produced very good stereo results.

Be the first to review this product. The soundcard itself has no problems so far. Analog Output allows multi-channel audio while Headphones does not.

At normal listening levels, hiss and noise are nonexistent most of the time, but careful listening at certain levels do reveal hiss and noise during music playback. The isolator prevents ground loop noise and other computer-generated noise. No music or sound played when listening for noise, hiss, and silence, which was important!