The ASUS Xonar HDAV1.3 Series<
A combination comprising of C-Media?s custom-made AV200 audio processor and
ArcSoft?s TotalMedia Theatre software player lets users be the first to enjoy
Dolby TrueHD?s lossless compression rate of 24bit/192KHz over to their AV
The ASUS Xonar HDAV 1.3 provides bit-to-bit exact lossless Blu-Ray audio output ?
without any downsampling to DVD quality?allowing users to enjoy next generation
audio enhancements such as DTS-HD, Dolby TrueHD and Dolby Digital Plus on the PC.
Furthermore, the Xonar HDAV 1.3 also supports most Video Graphics Cards on the
market, allowing delivery of both video and audio outputs through a single HDMI
"Ever since Blu-ray technology was announced in the market, there has never been
a solution capable of bringing lossless digital audio formats to users on the
PC," said George Tang, ArcSoft Vice President and General Manager of Video and
Home Entertainment Group.
"Even some BD players and PS3 could not output bitstreams of Dolby TrueHD and
other High-Bit-Rate audio so far, and we are glad to be the first inventors to
implement the Protected Audio Playback System (PAPS) on PC platforms and fulfill
the Full-HD AV entertainment desires for vast PC users," said Jason Liang,
C-Media senior manager of System Business Division. "We are pleased to work with
ASUS and ArcSoft to make this product happen."