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Asus Xonar Essence One

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Overall 6
6.0

Asus Xonar Essence One

What Hi-Fi?
24 December 2012
  • Summary: Not without charm (or merit, for that matter) but not what we’d call a complete product
  • Pros: Individual looks, headphone amp, lots of connectivity, 8x upsampling, rapid, forthright sound
  • Cons: Short of detail and ragged at the frequency extremes, doesn’t do ‘laid-back’
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Expert Review

AVHub
17 December 2012
  • Excerpt: We’ve been surprised by some ASUS audio products recently, and the arrival of this substantial standalone DAC and headphone amplifier might be considered another shocker, except that, of course, the company has made well-regarded audio cards to go inside PCs for years. This standalone unit takes many of its cues from the company’s Essence ST PCI soundcard.
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Overall 9
9.0

Expert Review

PC Advisor
11 September 2012
  • Excerpt: Asus is best known for building motherboards and video cards, but the company also has a solid reputation for designing and manufacturing high-end PC sound cards and other audio kit . Asus now takes audio processing outside the PC and laptop , with the spectacular Asus Xonar Essence One. See all audio accessories reviews .
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Overall 9
9.0

Asus Xonar Essence One Review (w/ Raysonic CD228 & Audeze LCD2)

KitGuru
1 February 2012
  • Excerpt: 10 Flares 10 Flares × Today we are looking at the latest ‘audiophile’ grade Asus Xonar Essence One external soundcard and digital to analogue converter. The Essence series of products have targeted the enthusiast and audiophile user now for some time, using high grade components such as BurrBrown DAC chips.
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Overall 8
8.3

Asus Xonar Essence One - preko dva kilograma audiofilske zabave

PC Ekspert
4 March 2014
  • Conclusion: Asus Xonar Essence One nudi izvrsnu kvalitetu zvuka, s razinom šuma koja je dovoljno niska da se može praktički zanemariti, a dobro se nosi i sa slušalicama visoke impedancije, što je inače česta boljka ovakvih uređaja. Svidjela nam se i čvrsta konstrukcija u kojoj se nije štedjelo s metalnim dijelovima, kao i velikodušni potenciometri za precizno i ugodno podešavanje glasnoće.
  • Pros: Kvalitetan zvuk koji je praktički bešuman, promjenjiva operacijska pojačala, kvalitetna konstrukcija i praktične kontrole, dobar izbor za korisnike slušalica s visokim impedancijama.
  • Cons: Povremeni praktični problemi sa softverom, cijena ga udaljava od budžeta velike većine kupaca.
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Asus Xonar Essence One -USB-DA-muunnin-kuulokevahvistin testissä

audiovideo.fi
7 February 2014

Asus Xonar Essence One

Audio-Video
6 August 2013
  • Summary: Asus Xonar Essence One jest produktem wybitnym – nie tylko w swoim przedziale cenowym, ale na tle innych źródeł cyfrowych audio. Pozwala w niezwykle skuteczny, tani i łatwy sposób zbudować początek audiofilskiego systemu bardzo dobrej klasy, dając – niejako w bonusie – znakomite wyjście słuchawkowe godne wyrafinowanych nauszników za 600, 1000 albo i 3000 zł. Możliwość (i sens!
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Overall 8
8.3

Asus Xonar Essence One

PCGuia
5 August 2012
  • Summary: Se é um amante de áudio de qualidade o Essence One é um bom investimento, se tiver um Mac tem que esperar por melhores dias…
  • Pros: Bem acabado | Qualidade de som
  • Cons: Só PC
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Overall 8
8.3

Asus Xonar Essence One

Bild och Ljud
20 July 2012
  • Excerpt: Datortillverkaren Asus har kastat sig in på hifi-marknaden. Med sig i bagaget har de världens första DAC med symmetrisk 8x-uppsampling.
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Overall 8
8.3
Ease of use 8
8.3
Sound quality 8
8.3
Functionality 8
8.3
Navigation 8
8.3

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Lyd & Bilde
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