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Try a Google search or Wiki explanation, but it's a small amp that is plugged into the sound card that could have an improvement on the sound. There are very few absolutes when it comes to sound, so experimentation is best. Also the headphone amp on the Asus card is wonderful as well. My Prodipe Pro10s is awesome built in X-over XLR in and out. Got mine from EBay for $179 shipped.
Ok thanks, I've got a bit before I need to start worrying about a sub but it gives me options to think about. Sounds like I am definitely picking up a Xonar Essence STX and the M-Audio BX5a Deluxe's. It's hard to find bad reviews about them.
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