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Hey guys really need a soundcard and i really want the ASUS Xonar Essence STX but the issue is my Logitech X 540 5.1 speakers has jacks not rca what can i do

sound card: http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=211&products_id=10940
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I think it might actually come with an adapter. If not, you can buy one at pretty much any music store or electronics store.
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Buy an adapter via amazon for a RCA-3.5mm, done!
 
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Xonar Essence STX does not support 5.1 analog out, only 5.1 digital out. Unfortunately X 540 is not capable of handling digital input. Unless you plan to use it in 2.1?

A better card would be Xonar DX with some RCA adapters. I wouldn't pair X 540 with STX either way. You need better speakers to appreciate these very high end sound cards.
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I just realized you said 5.1. The Essence STX is designed for high quality stereo sound. Meaning 2.1 or headphones. I believe there are adapters for 5.1 and 7.1, but that's not what the card was made for.
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