ASUS Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card

Product code: 081714

Product features

  • Built-in headphone amplifier
  • Dolby Headphone technology
  • Three amplifier gain modes
  • 3D sound
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      Product features

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      • 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

      63 reviews

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      (8.2 out of 10)
      Features
      8.0
      Sound quality
      8.5
      Compatibility
      8.4
      Value for money
      8.9
      Overall rating
      8.2
      Scores 8.2 out of 10 based on 63 reviews
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      (10 out of 10)

      Ian

      Midlands GB
      +
      It fitted in the old PCI bus to bypass dead on board chips. Saved me buying new mini cube pc just for sound failure. Bargin.
      Reviewer left no comment
      Confirmed purchase: 25 February 2016
      Published on: 20 May 2016
      (7 out of 10)

      David

      billingham GB
      +
      easy to install, good sound once you get the setting's right.
      settings are a bit awkward.
      Confirmed purchase: 07 September 2015
      Published on: 05 October 2015
      (8 out of 10)

      Tomasz

      dover GB
      +
      Cheap and works really well
      None
      0 of 1 people found this review helpful
      Confirmed purchase: 11 May 2015
      Published on: 10 June 2015
      (10 out of 10)

      Julie

      Poole GB Serious Technology Enthusiast
      +
      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
      2 of 2 people found this review helpful
      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.
      0 of 1 people found this review helpful
      Confirmed purchase: 28 January 2015
      Published on: 09 March 2015
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        ASUS Xonar DGX 5.1-Channel PCIe Sound Card
        £23.99
        Save £1.00
        Was £24.99 (from 03/11/15 to 25/05/16)