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Hey guys, so I recently decided on getting an Asus xonar DX for my JBC HARX-900's, however I'd like to know if there are any other soundcards that would benefit me anymore.

I have no real budget, il be getting paid on friday so.

I'd want a card that can drive me phones nice and loud, with good fidelity and really good bass.

Is the DX my best choice?
    
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I have an X-Fi which is awesome in my opinion but it took a lot of messing about with the drivers and software to get it the way i wanted it.
I've herd a lot of good things about the DX and the software that comes with the X-Fi is a right royal pain in the ass.
Go with the DX, you wont be disappointed, in my personal opinion, Asus don't make bad products. For your uses, the DX will do the job and then some.
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It is for music, gaming or both?
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post #4 of 10
Try AN Auzentech 7.1 Xplosion.
post #5 of 10
What are you using it for? If its just music, then just get an amp. Otherwise the Xonar DX will be fine. Although if I were you I would not spend more than $80 on soundcard/amp and get better headphones instead.
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I recommend Titanium HD or STX.
 
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I'm happy with my recently purchased Xonar DX. Music sounds great! Games also sound really good.
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post #9 of 10
ht omega makes awesome stuff. their striker 7.1 is fairly inexpensive. i use mine for gaming

their clario and halo also look nice
post #10 of 10
STX is awesome, Expensive but genuinely awesome. If u're lookin for a more cheaper alternative, Titanium HD.
    
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