Xonar U5 is a compact USB sound card designed to provide PC gamers with high quality audio for games, music and movies. It provides you with strong and clear sound via headphones, and producing more impactful and detailed audio than onboard hardware. The Xonar U5 has no standalone power supply and connects to your PC via USB, allowing you to instantly plug-in without having to open the PC case. Xonar U5 features the latest Sonic Studio software suite, so you have full control over every audio setting ranging from equalization. Sonic Studio has a single navigation page that puts everything in front of you, with an intuitive point-and-click interface that allows you to pre-set audio profiles to suit different audio requirements.