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will i be able to utilize my motherboards headpone amp on a wireless headset ?

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I have a asus z87 rog maximus vi hero it has supreme fx onboard audio and I think it also has a headphone amp will the headphone amp work on a wireless headset ?
    
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If it is a usb wireless headset, then no it won't. If it connects to the 3.5mm jack in the back, then it will.
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No, it won't work on a wireless headset/headphones. Ever. No matter which kind it is

The amp is used to power the headphones, on wireless solutions the only thing powering the headphones is the battery inside.
Edited by Tiihokatti - 4/4/14 at 2:17pm
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Any chance you can do a 30 second explanation as to why? I'm curious myself
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Any chance you can do a 30 second explanation as to why? I'm curious myself

Well, the USB has it's own dac and amp which completely circumvents the onboard audio. Just like any other USB DAC and Amp.
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Any chance you can do a 30 second explanation as to why? I'm curious myself
Added the explanation before you even asked.
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