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I recently purchased the Xonar DG and have a few questions.
I assume to take advantage of the headphone amp, you have to be plugged in directly into the card itself. Currently have sennheiser hd201's.
What would be good settings for best true sound quality for gaming?
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post #2 of 7
Free bump for you because mine arrives monday and I have the same questions as you.
I do assume you plug it into the sound card though.
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I have DG.
I think we get the best sound quality, when plug into the sound cars directly.
Instead of some interference from the front panel headphone jack.
I play arma2, bc2, blk ops, crysis2.
I use no fx, no Dolby, no EQ, just plain stereo.
I could hear where my enemies coming from loud & clear (Your results may vary)
DG is great low budget sound card
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The headphone amp works for front panel too. There's an option in the Xonar audio center.
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You can plug the headphones directly into the soundcard or have them running through an amp. I have my soundcard run through a receiver so I can physically control the volume instead of clicking it.
     
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Thanks for the suggestions!
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I have the Sennheier HD 202 - HA!!

You can plug front panel audio into the card, then your headphones into the front panel audio on your case! That's what I've done!
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