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Asus Xonar U3

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ASUS XONAR_U3 USB Mobile Headphone Amp Sound Card

15 February 2014

ASUS Xonar U3 USB Audio Card Review

2 January 2012

ASUS Xonar U3 USB Sound Card

big bruin
17 November 2011
  • Summary: A USB sound card can be a convenient and effective way to improve sound quality for a laptop or netbook, which might have less than impressive audio capabilities. The Xonar U3 USB sound card is a perfect example of this, and it just works extremely well for most of what it does. The power hum on the microphone input and the ineffective VocalFX were disappointing, but minor defects overall.
  • Pros: » Simple setup, » Easily portable, » Adds surround sound for headphones or digital output to a home theater, » Feature rich software adds value
  • Cons: » Windows only, » Audible power hum on microphone input, » Disables built in speakers
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ASUS Xonar U3 USB Sound Card

Overclockers Club
6 August 2011
  • Conclusion: My experience with the Xonar U3 really showed how far average sound card technology has progressed. The fact that one piece of the chain toward very good sound quality can be had for under $100 and in such a small package is absolutely brilliant. Lack of bloated drivers thanks to the small footprint of the Xear3D drivers means there aren't any system slowdowns. The amount of Dolby tech, this is an ideal candidate for any mobile gamers and movie watchers.
  • Pros: Lean Xear3D drivers, Various Dolby technologies at a comparatively low price, Surprisingly clear sound, Compact size
  • Cons: No native ASIO support, DAC only supports up to 16-bit/48kHz, No volume control buttons, Glossy paint blemishes easily
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Asus' Xonar U3 USB audio device

13 July 2011
  • Summary: If your system has a free PCI or PCI Express slot, you'd do well to populate it with a Xonar sound card rather than filling one of your USB ports with the U3. The USB Xonar's signal quality simply isn't good enough, and its lack of high-definition audio support is difficult to ignore. Asus didn't intend for the U3 to end up attached to desktop systems, though. On its native turf in the notebook world, the newest addition to the Xonar family truly shines.
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Vijf geluidskaarten van ASUS en Creative vergelijkingstest

3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: In 2011 vergeleken we voor het laatst een aantal losse geluidskaarten. Ondanks dat er niet veel verandert in die markt, wisten ASUS en Creative ons van vijf nieuwe kaarten te voorzien.
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ASUS Xonar U3音效卡

20 February 2012
  • Excerpt: Xonar U3是一款造型具有時尚風格可攜式USB音效卡,不僅外型十分精巧輕便,更可以瞬間讓您的筆記型電腦變成擁有Hi-Fi級聲音表現的最佳選擇。透過Xonar U3清晰明亮的聲音呈現,讓使用者充分享受音樂、電影、 遊戲音效方面大幅度的提級。 Xonar U3具備高效能耳機擴大器調整增益等級,可以徹底發揮強勁有力的超重低音,並可呈現絕佳Hi-Fi聲音細節的體驗。並支援多重音效技術,諸如支援Dolby音效技術,提供Hi-Fi輸出高音質享受;支援GX2.5所提供的音效呈現,享受最多達128種的音樂特效,更可享受逼真的3D音效體驗。採用獨家Hyper-Grounding技術,可徹底區隔聲音訊號與雜訊,提供純淨清晰的Hi-Fi高傳真音效。 華碩Xonar U3在外觀方面也有許多設計上優勢:可拆卸式外蓋連接音效卡本體,可避免外蓋脫落遺失,便利的連接環便於攜帶使用。 華碩Xonar U3啟動時會發出二顆藍色LED燈光,增添不少視覺效果。並且並支援光纖轉接器,可立即享受數位音效輸出的優勢。 Xonar...
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Overall 7

Asus Xonar U3

27 November 2011
  • Summary: Após ter feito furor com a gama de placas de som para computadores de secretária, a Asus decidiu atacar o mercado dos portáteis que, como se sabe, estão bastante limitados na componente sonora, não só por questão de espaço, como do próprio consumo energético.
  • Pros: Qualidade de som | Saída S/PDIF Óptica
  • Cons: Não tem botões para regular o volume
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