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CURRENTLY LOOKING AT:

Asus Xonar DX ~$90
Asus Xonar DS ~$60
Asus Xonar DG ~$30

Which one should i get. I can afford the DX but I would like to save some money if the DX isn't that much an improvement from the DS and DG.


Please and thanks!
Edited by jetplane48 - 6/17/11 at 8:09pm
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Whichever you have the budget for. The DX will sound slightly better than the DS will sound slightly better than the DG. The DG has an amp which might help if you have a pair of headphones that need a little driving.. but with the 201s that's a non-issue.
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I got the HA-RX900's by the way haha

so if I decided to get the DG, would there be a significant improvement from my current hardware (the audio jack from the front of my CM scout using the audio stuff from my mobo?)
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Yes, there would be. And the jump in quality from onboard to the DG would be much larger than from the DG to the DS to the DX. I think you'd be very satisfied with a DG.
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The DG will get you up to snuff from your older ALC889a (a rebranded ALC885).

I wouldn't spend a dollar more.
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DG it is guys!~ thank you so much! repped.

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Yea im in the same situation. My headphones are HD25's though... Sorry for the threadjack lol, but we have bassically the same question.
    
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