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I have a asus xonar essence stx. its a amp/sound card. Is this enough?
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I have a asus xonar essence stx. its a amp/sound card. Is this enough?

Will it work? Yes. Do I recommend it? No. If you can get your hands on the schiit magni and modi, you will be better off.
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