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just wondering how good the xonars are
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There are many different Xonar Cards
Xonar U1
Xonar H6
Xonar DS
Xonar DG
Xonar DX / Xonar D1
Xonar D2X / Xonar D2
Xonar Xense
Xonar Essence STX / Xonar Essence ST
Xonar HDAV Slim
Xonar HDAV 1.3
Xonar HDAV 1.3 Deluxe


So the question is, what card are you talking about.

Note: Those that are together are the same card, just PCIe or PCI interface. Doesn't make a difference.
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i was talking about the higher range ones
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post #4 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by bunker_128 View Post
i was talking about the higher range ones
What are you doing?

Recording live audio?
Gaming?
Just listening to music?
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great cards... just recommend using the Unified Xonar Drivers instead of ones from the asus site.

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post #6 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by bunker_128 View Post
i was talking about the higher range ones
What are you wanting the card for?

Games, Multimedia, or recording?
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games and multimedia
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post #8 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by bunker_128 View Post
games and multimedia
I just noticed, but a Silent Pro Gold 1200w in a HAF 922... sheesh..

Either way; Xonar Xense or Xonar D2X/D2 would probably be the best for you.

Xonar Xense is gaming oriented and comes with a good quality headset.
Xonar D2X/D2 have the same audio quality, just no cans with them.
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shees good way or sheesh bad way?
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