Xonar SE is a PCIe gaming sound card built with high-quality components to satisfy gamers who demand exceptional sound for the best gaming and multimedia experiences. Xonar SE delivers 5.1-channel, 192kHz/24-bit hi-res audio output with a high 116dB signal-to-noise ratio (SNR), and comes with a built-in 300ohm headphone amplifier that provides rich, detailed sound and defined bass.
- Enjoy 192kHz/24-bit hi-res audio in cinematic, 5.1-channel surround
With up to 5.1-channel output and support for 192kHz/24-bit hi-res audio, Xonar SE lets you enjoy truly cinematic sound while gaming, watching movies and listening to music.
- 116dB signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)
Xonar SE delivers an exceptional audio signal with a 116dB signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) for 32-times greater clarity than average onboard audio chips.
- Integrated headphone amplifier reveals every audio detail
Since many gamers choose to play wearing headphones, Xonar SE features a high-quality, 300ohm headphone amplifier that delivers detailed, immersive sound with punchy, defined bass.
- Hyper Grounding technology
Exclusive ASUS Hyper Grounding PCB fabrication ensures strong signal insulation to reduce distortion and interference, also known as component crosstalk.
- Take complete control with Xonar Audio Center
Xonar SE features the Xonar Audio Center software suite for full control over every aspect of sound, from equalization (EQ) to 5.1-speaker level-balancing, and provides a user-friendly experience via an inviting and intuitive interface.
- Works perfectly with Windows 10
Xonar SE is fully compatible with Windows 10 and features Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) support, ensuring a great audio experience with minimal setup hassles.
- Bundled low-profile bracket to fit a mini chassis
Xonar SE is only half the height of regular cards, so it comes with an interchangeable metal bracket to fit smaller cases.
Sound card - low profile
Processor / Memory
Sound Output Mode
5.1 channel surround
44.1 kHz (min) - 192 kHz (max)
Headphone Amplifier, Hyper Grounding Technology, Smart Volume Normalizer, Magic Voice, Xear 3D Virtual Speaker Shifter, Xear Surround
Expansion / Connectivity
1 x speakers (side surround) - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x speakers (front surround) - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x speakers (rear) - mini-phone 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x audio line-in/microphone - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 2 x audio line-in - 4 pin MPC ¦ 1 x SPDIF output - TOSLINK
Software / System Requirements
Drivers & Utilities, ROG Xonar Audio Center
Microsoft Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10
Service & Support
Limited warranty - 3 years