ASUS Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card

Product code: 081714

£27.99
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Product features

  • Built-in headphone amplifier
  • Dolby Headphone technology
  • Three amplifier gain modes
  • 3D sound
Product information
The Asus Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card brings out the best in your gaming rig audio, offering gorgeous surround sound and multiple amp gain modes.

Get the audio edge and dominate the competition

This Asus Xonar sound card has been optimised to provide immersive sound for more intense gaming action. Its precision design combines Dolby Headphone 5.1 high-definition surround sound with an Asus-exclusive GX 2.5 gaming audio engine and on-board headphone amplifier.

You'll experience accurate, rich audio that gets every sonic detail to you in crystal clear definition. This will really open up your perception of the playing environment, allowing you to hear adversaries before they know you're there and swiftly gain the upper hand.

Built-in headphone amp for versatility

Incorporating its own headphone amplifier, the Asus Xonar DGX Sound Card offers three gain settings to use across different situations. Voice, pro-gaming and exciter modes take care of different aspects of your play for a more satisfying experience.

VOIP mode is assigned to chat and headsets, giving you clear voice reception. With Pro-gaming mode you'll enjoy additional high-frequency sound dynamics that work to enhance your perception of audio positioning. Exciter mode delivers solid, deep bass that fills the sound field and allows you to become more immersed in your gameplay.

Stay more aware of your environment with sound positioning, particularly advantageous when you're playing first-person shooters.

Incredible surround sound technology

The Asus Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel Sound Card takes your stereo headphones up a level with Dolby Headphone technology, which creates a brilliant 5.1 surround sound experience.

3D audio effects attain incredible realism thanks to the GX2.5 gaming audio engine, which allows up to 128 different sound effects to work simultaneously. It's also completely compatible with the latest version of EAX.

Extra-sensory connection

Once speakers or headphones are plugged in, the Intel® HDA-compatible front-panel header automatically switches output between the back and the front of the case. This means you won't need to bother with manually changing connection settings again – it's complete gaming convenience.

Install the Asus Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card and hear your games expand.
Specification

Technical specifications for ASUS Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card

OVERVIEW
Enclosure Internal
Interface PCIe
Channels 5.1
FEATURES
Sample rate - Analogue Playback Sample Rate and Resolution: 44.1 / 48 / 96 KHz @ 16-bit / 24-bit
- Analogue Recording Sample Rate and Resolution: 44.1 /48 / 96 KHz @ 16-bit / 24-bit
- S/PDIF Digital Output: 44.1 / 48 / 96 KHz @ 16-bit / 24-bit
Frequency response 10 - 48000 Hz (-3 dB, 24-bit/96 KHz input)
Signal-to-noise ratio - Output (A-Weighted) (Front-out): 105 dB
- Input (A-Weighted): 103 dB
Encoding C-Media CMI8786 High-Definition Sound Processor (Max. 96 KHz / 24-bit)
Inputs 3.5 mm jack x 1
Outputs - 3.5 mm jack x 3
- S/PDIF x 1
- Front-panel header x 1
Other features - Smart Volume Normalizer
- Xear 3D Virtual Speaker Shifter
- Magic Voice
- Karaoke functions
- FlexBass
- 10-band equalizer
- 27 environment effects
- GX2.5 Gaming Audio Engine
- VocalFX
GENERAL
System requirements PCIe connectivity
Software included Driver CD
Accessories included - Low-profile bracket
- Driver CD
- Quick Start guide
Dimensions 64.4 x 170.44 mm (W x L)
Weight 250 g
Customer reviews

ASUS Xonar DG 5.1-Channel PCI Sound Card reviews verified by Reevoo

59 reviews

Reviews from: Sort by:
(8.2 out of 10)
Features
7.9
Sound quality
8.5
Compatibility
8.3
Value for money
8.9
Overall rating
8.2
Scores 8.2 out of 10 based on 59 reviews
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(10 out of 10)

Julie

Poole GB Serious Technology Enthusiast
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I absolutely love this card and the sound it produces when paired with my Sennheiser's. It is far beyond anything else I've ever owned, including my expensive hi-fi setup. The range of customisability and software functionality allows a very high level of control over card. I also noticed a huge difference in perception of positional surround sound in games such as Battlefield. I would recommend this to anybody looking to take the listening experience on their computer to a new level of enjoyment.
Nothing
Confirmed purchase: 07 January 2015
Published on: 15 March 2015
(9 out of 10)

Alison

Burnham-on-Sea GB
+
Good sound quality, reduces hissing.
None.
Confirmed purchase: 28 January 2015
Published on: 09 March 2015
(9 out of 10)

Emmanuel

london GB
+
Instantly noticed the difference in sound quality in both my headphones and speaker systems
Not really a bad point but visually the card could look better but that's not it's purpose
Confirmed purchase: 15 January 2015
Published on: 06 March 2015
(8 out of 10)

Hannibal

Northampton GB
+
Sound is incredible for the money. The built-in amp makes it perfect hard-to-drive headphones.
Drivers can be a bit troublesome, but the third-party 'Uni Xonar' drivers work great and solve some problems that Asus haven't bothered sorting out.
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Confirmed purchase: 25 December 2014
Published on: 25 February 2015
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£27.99
  • Available for Home Delivery
  • Available to Order Online & Collect in Store from next day  
ASUS Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card
£27.99