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[ROG] New soundcard released: ROG Xonar Phoebus

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The Xonar Phoebus is more than just a premium soundcard, with software specifically tweaked for gamers rather than the usual Xonar mix, and the bundled hardware control box combines volume control with environmental noise cancellation (ENC) microphones so it bridges the gap between a Vulcan headset and your PC. We’ll be detailing the full product specs, its dseign and how to use it in the coming weeks, so please add us to your RSS feeder or bookmark list and keep an eye out!

http://rog.asus.com/103622012/sound-cards-and-headsets/asus-releases-rog-xonar-phoebus-gaming-soundcard-set/

118dB SNR drool.gif
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Looks tacky.
    
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Seems like an Essence STX with different connections....
And different looks obviously.
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Seems like a Essence STX with different connections....

I don't think so, as the STX has 124dB SNR rolleyes.gif

EDIT: Oh wait.... doh.gif The STX is still (seemingly) better
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The name sure doesn't make me want to buy it.
    
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I don't think so, as the STX has 124dB SNR rolleyes.gif
EDIT: Oh wait.... doh.gif The STX is still (seemingly) better

Lol yah got me, that was a bit dopy of me frown.gif
I even got a STX myself, i should have known.

I was hoping for a new card better then an STX really....
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The name sure doesn't make me want to buy it.

Huh? 48
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Huh? 48

Was there something about that statement that you did not understand?
    
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But will these make my Compaq Presario monitor speakers sound awesome?
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Was there something about that statement that you did not understand?

Yes, why the name doesn't want to make you buy it!
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