Asus Xonar Essence STX review

Reject buzzing! Shun lag! Oust muddy frequencies to whence they came!

By  from PCFormat Issue 226
Product Type
Sound Board
Product Family
Xonar
Channel Supported
7.1
Brand Name
Asus
Form Factor
Internal
DAC Data Width
24 bit
Sampling Rate
192 kHz, 24 bit 192 kHz Playback, 24 bit 192 kHz Recording
Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR)
124 dB, 118 dB, 110 dB, 124 dB - for Front-out, 118 dB - Input Signal-to-Noise Ratio, 110 dB - for Headphone-out
Host Interface
PCI Express
Manufacturer
ASUS Computer International
Product Model
Essence STX
Product Name
Xonar Essence STX Sound Card
Product Line
Xonar
Audio Processor
ASUS AV100
Manufacturer Part Number
XONAR ESSENCE STX
Manufacturer Website Address
http://uk.asus.com
Marketing Information

Choosing only the best components and finest design, Xonar Essence STX achieves unprecedented 124 dB SNR, 64 times clear than on-board solutions, bringing top-o-the shelf audio experience for audiophiles.

Interfaces/Ports
1 x RCA Left and Right Audio Line Out, 1 x Headphone Jack Audio Line Out
Sound Channels
7.1
Select region United Kingdom United States Australia