The Asus Xonar D2 now features a few more lights, and a lot more product details. The chip natively supports EAX 2. Here’s a roundup of the information and hardware pictures that didn’t make it onto the site last week, including Razer speakers, a chat with Creative Labs, Intel’s Bearlake chipset and AMD’s DTX form factor. Naturally, then, the DX is missing some of the features and extras of its full-fat cousin. Dolby Pro-Logic IIx is also on the menu for those who want to up-mix stereo or 5. In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock. Asus says the chips go through a “quality sorting” process to separate the AVs from the AVs.

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Fat-free ice cream, for example, lacks the all-important creaminess that fat provides. Support for real-time Dolby Digital Live encoding is useful for folks who want to play games on multi-channel speakers using a digital output. No Interruptions Day Shortbread.

Like most modern sound cards, the Xonars feature 7. Unsalted potato chips fall flat precisely because they lack salt. The Asus Xonar D2 now features a few more ac100, and a lot more product details.

Voldenuit It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. The difference is that Asus claims it hand picks the best chips and labels them AV to ensure better quality, however others dispute this fact – stating that they xsus work or they don’t as simple digital processors and the analogue processing is done elsewhere.


We visited a few of the most popular hardware manufacturers here in Taiwan in the last few days to get the low down on what will be new on the Computex show floor saus Wv100 Apple Sony Google Valve. Customize The Tech Report Multimedia Previous page Next page. Diet versions of existing products tend to be hollow representations of the originals, so we were understandably a little cautious when Asus announced its new Xonar DX sound card.

That’s reasonably close to the dB SNR rating of the Xonar D2X, especially if you’re mostly going to be listening to stereo content. Written by Richard Swinburne. Tablets Laptops and Netbooks Phones.

Asus soundcard launches, gets a name. I recently bought the xonar ds and only later on I figured out the sound processor is actually av66 not av, so here’s something on the topic. It doesn’t monkey around with compressing or ‘enhancing’ the audio on your Blu-ray disc, it just delivers pure, a100 HD audio goodness to your speakers or amp.

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Note that passwords are case-sensitive. If this is the case, which OEM chips are these 3 rebranded Asus chips based on? Asus’ new Xonar rings in at half the cost of the D2X, and the card itself is half the size. Individual parts specs are important, of course, but we’re more interested in the Xonar DX as a sound card.


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Password Please enter a password for your user account. Take the audio chips used in each card, for example. Now that EAX is on the wane, are Creative’s cards still the best bet for gamers? For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome. DTS Interactive and Dolby Digital Live perform the same function, so the only thing the Xonar DX really loses here is compatibility with receivers or digital speakers that support the former but not the latter.

Dolby Pro-Logic IIx is also on the menu for those who want to up-mix stereo or 5. Asus pegs the card’s overall signal-to-noise rating at dB assus the front outputs and dB for the rest.

asjs It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. Creative’s first new audio processor in six years has landed, with Xbox and PS3 support. The Creative X-Fi XtremeGamer is a recent addition to the very popular X-Fi family, but for its very affordable price, is it worthy of investment if you’re an “xtreme” gamer?