Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Essence STX II 7.1

    KitGuru Reader Award

    “Each KitGuru reader has their own opinion when it comes to which graphic cards, processors, chassis etc go into making the perfect rig. With 2 million readers visiting the site every month, 340,000 enthusiasts active in the KitGuru Facebook Community and up to 400,000 of you watching the videos we produce on a constant basis – we know that there is a ‘wisdom of the crowd' effect working away. The KitGuru Annual Reader Awards are the perfect way to express that wisdom.” more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1339/13163.png KitGuru
    UNITED KINGDOM
    KitGuru
    11/23/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Essence STX II

    Hardware.Info Community Awards 2015 - Best soundcard

    Hardware.Info Community Awards 2015 - Best soundcard: ASUS Xonar Essence STX II more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1312/12241.png Hardware.info
    NETHERLANDS
    Hardware.info
    11/21/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Xonar DS

    8 out of 10

    “Overall, the ASUS Xonar DS is a decent product. The sound quality is certainly good enough for most users and for most situations and home environments.”
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1339/13030.jpg Micro Mart
    UNITED KINGDOM
    Micro Mart
    10/18/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Xonar Essence ST

    7 out of 10

    “Once set up, the Xonar Essence was a superb sound card to use. Music, gaming and film were presented with a superb clarity, and thanks to a customised precision clock tuning engine, the quality of music was without a doubt one of the best we've ever heart.”
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1339/13029.jpg Micro Mart
    UNITED KINGDOM
    Micro Mart
    10/01/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID PRO

    Smartlife Recommended

    All three models have a large number of technologies that help in different games get the best gaming experience , and its combination of settings can be saved and run if it is needed, depending on the gaming title that endures is currently playing . more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/2004/12203.jpg Smartlife
    SERBIA
    Smartlife
    09/24/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    Good Performance

    Special optimize for gaming profile, Special effect sound detail is fully perfect. more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1350/4591.jpg www.vmodtech.com
    THAILAND
    www.vmodtech.com
    07/23/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    Good Innovation

    Controller box make it's easy to adjust and control sound style. more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1350/4590.jpg www.vmodtech.com
    THAILAND
    www.vmodtech.com
    07/23/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID PRO

    Good Performance

    Special optimize for gaming profile, Special effect sound detail is fully perfect. more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1350/4590.jpg www.vmodtech.com
    THAILAND
    www.vmodtech.com
    07/20/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID PRO

    Good Innovation

    Controller box make it's easy to adjust and control sound style. more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1350/4590.jpg www.vmodtech.com
    THAILAND
    www.vmodtech.com
    07/20/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    Editor's Choice

    If you are a pro gamer and gaming have a priority at you multimedia activity,you can count on ASUS STRIX RAID DLX ! more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1374/9723.jpg Shahrsakhtafzar
    BAHRAIN
    Shahrsakhtafzar
    07/03/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    AMAZING

    Asus Strix RAID DLX provides an incredible audio experience and is a must upgrade from your on-board sound card. Asus Strix RAID DLX provides an incredible audio experience and is a must upgrade from your on-board sound card. more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1354/12961.jpg www.ME.IGN.Com
    UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
    www.ME.IGN.Com
    06/27/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Essence STX II 7.1

    European Hardware Awards 2016 - Best Sound Card

    European Hardware Awards 2016 - Best Sound Card: ASUS Xonar Essence STX II 7.1
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1312/12598.png Hardware.info
    NETHERLANDS
    Hardware.info
    05/31/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    Recommendation

    Der Klang ist sehr gut und angemessen für die Vielzahl an hochwertigen Chips. Die Mischung eine Gaming-Karte mit eigenen Features mit dem HiFi-Appeal der Chip-Bestückung zu mixen ist gelungen, es ist die Karte, die alle Belange abdecken kann. more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1265/12842.png eurogamer.de
    GERMANY
    eurogamer.de
    05/23/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    8/10

    The ASUS flagship model is packed with extensive features more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1262/9732.png Game Reactor
    FINLAND
    Game Reactor
    05/13/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID PRO

    Innivation

    STRIX RAID PRO is the medium level version of the STRIX RAID series sound cards, and it offer remote control functions to increase the convenience of operating.
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1349/11761.png XFastest
    TAIWAN
    XFastest
    05/10/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Xonar DGX

    Price-performance Ratio Winner

    + dedicated modes for gaming and music + very good sound quality
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1265/12838.png vergleich.org
    GERMANY
    vergleich.org
    05/01/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    Essence STX II

    Test Winner

    + very good shielding + many accessories + sound is customizable + 7.1 Daughterboard
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1265/12839.png vergleich.org
    GERMANY
    vergleich.org
    05/01/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX SOAR

    Recommended

    The ASUS STRIX SOAR is an excellent product with high-quality components and capabilities that fully meet our expectations. Besides delivering top-class pure sound, the card supports surround audio and up to 600Om headphones more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1327/7822.jpg www.oclab.ru
    RUSSIA
    www.oclab.ru
    04/29/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID PRO

    Approved

    “Regardless we think that this product is a great balance between the two extremes of the Strix range and has a lot to offer gamers and entry level audio enthusiasts alike which is why we are giving it the OC3D seal of approval.” more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1339/12491.png Overclock3d.net
    UNITED KINGDOM
    Overclock3d.net
    04/12/2016

    Sound Cards and Digital-to-Analog Converters
    STRIX RAID DLX

    Gamer's Choice

    “This model has a clearly the best audio quality of the range, offering best in class gaming audio while at the same time giving music lovers and audiophiles very little to complain about.”  more
    https://www.asus.com/images/award_logo/1339/12492.png Overclock3d.net
    UNITED KINGDOM
    Overclock3d.net
    04/12/2016