Editors Liked

  • This card has a nice variety of popular I/O ports
  • Low height design
  • Full support with WDM and ASIO drivers
  • Included Asus PMP encodes blazing fast WMA/MP3 files
  • Dolby certified sound card
  • Supports EAX extensions for games
  • Windows control panel looks stable and complete
  • Excellent Sound Quality
  • Dolby Digital Live Support For Home Theater Setups
  • DS3D GX 2.0 Does Good Job Simulating EAX in Vista
  • Front Panel Audio Connector
  • Superb clarity and fidelity
  • Great performance for music and movies
  • Low-profile design provides flexibility
  • Affordable

Editors Didn't Like

  • There is no front audio support
  • Requires external 4pin power to operate
  • Retail package doesn't include any cable
  • Doesn't Support DTS Surround Formats
  • Hit-or-miss gaming performance
  • Requires external power supply