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ASUS ESSENCE STX Sound card
Price:$180-30 = $150+tax
http://newspaperads.mercurynews.com/...ersion=Mercury

Saw this on frys online ad deals, not a bad deal, I am pretty sure the card is ampped so those nice cans can finally be used. I hear the card is pretty good, superior to most creative sound blasters.

Should be able to pick up in store, should be regional deal so Western and Midwest states should be able to get it at this price. ENJOY
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post #2 of 19
Wish I could get it for that in Ohio.
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This is an absolutely wonderful card..if you have cans that will benefit from some extra driving then you should pick this up. That bring said, do not buy this for your 555's, PLEASE!
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Killer deal~
    
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The Xonar Essence isn't even on the Fry's website. I call BS.

ninja edit: apparently it is if you click on the deal. Fry's website is trash for finding stuff.

for anyone who can't find it, here's the link: http://www.frys.com/product/5989764

But then again there's no indication of 30$ instant savings.

edit: sup ryan
Edited by cuad - 3/1/11 at 7:04pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by cuad View Post
The Xonar Essence isn't even on the Fry's website. I call BS.
They sell it at the 4-5 fry's locations ive been to. It's actually the place I bought mine from.
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The Xonar Essence isn't even on the Fry's website. I call BS.

ninja edit: apparently it is if you click on the deal. Fry's website is trash for finding stuff.
I have seen Xonar Essence STX at B&M Fry's stores.
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Let me say one thing. New Orleans is horrible with technology. The only thing we have down here for that is Best Buy.
    
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This is an absolutely wonderful card..if you have cans that will benefit from some extra driving then you should pick this up. That bring said, do not buy this for your 555's, PLEASE!
Why not?
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Originally Posted by RoddimusPrime View Post
Why not?
Because 555's don't require amplification and you could save yourself $50-70 by getting a Xonar DX instead
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