Asus Xonar HDAV 1.3 Deluxe PCIe

  • Asus Xonar HDAV 1.3 Deluxe PCIe
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  • Slim profile.
  • 8 channel Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding.
  • HDMI cables included.


  • Low profile bracket difficult to install.
  • Mixed use of electrolytic and solid state capacitors.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PCPer on

If money is no object, I am sure that most people would opt for the HDAV 1.3 Deluxe. It has almost every conceivable soundcard function integrated into its design, and it includes video processing effects through the Splendid HD processor. ...

By Benchmark Reviews on 89

I particularly liked the packaging ASUS has put forth with the Xonar HDAV 1.3 Slim sound card with its non glossy matted finish, its just a nice change from the norm. Of course, I also liked the whole black and gold color scheme, it just adds a...

By ComputerPowerUser on 80

We know of at least one other sound card on the verge of release with a protected audio path and software enabling playback: Auzentech’s HomeTheater HD with Cyberlink’s PowerDVD. However, Asus’ Xonar HDAV1.3 remains the only...

By SilentPC Review on

Overall we had few complaints about the Xonar HDAV1.3. After a few tough months of teething problems, it now does what it is supposed to (for the most part), and it is feature loaded and sounds excellent. While it is poor value if your audio needs...

By Atomic MPC on 87

Its not perfect, by far, but we like this setup a...

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By Expert Reviews on 80

Asuss Xonar HDAV 1.3 is a PCI-E x1 sound card with a built-in video processor. It can combine the output from your graphics card with its own audio to make a single AV stream. It does this via a pair of HDMI 1.3 ports: one input and one output....

By Elite Bastards on

As I moved towards writing the conclusion to this review, the word comprehensive was rattling around in my head to describe the Xonar HDAVs list of features. Then it began to dawn on me that comprehensive really wasnt a strong enough word...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

Asus claimt een hogere helderheid en meer levendige kleuren zonder dat de processor extra wordt belast. Hiervoor maakt het gebruik van een zogeheten Splendid HD chip. Deze optie heeft verder geen invloed op deze...

International Review By Hardware-Test on 70

Asus er en af verdens største hardwareproducenter, og giganten gør sig bemærket indenfor en lang række af produktkategorier. I denne artikel vil vi se nærmere på et lydkort, der ifølge Asus skulle revolutionere...

International Review By HomeMedia on 60

Linterrogation introductive de ce test consistait savoir si le cot de cette carte tait justifi. Par bien des aspects, il nous semble logique dapporter une raison ngative, tout du moins, pour la majorit des...

International Review By PcHS.IT on 90

Prima di concludere elenchiamo brevemente le caratteristiche tecniche in una tabella riassuntiva che potete consultare di seguito: Possiamo quindi consigliare con tranquillit e certezza questo nuovo prodotto Asus a chiunque voglia avere il...

International Review By Pc Tuner on

I mezzi a disposizione di Asus, in termini di risorse e capacit di ricerca, sono indiscutibili e quando il gigante decide di muoversi si pu essere sicuri dei risultati. Dopo un esordio promettente ma non ancora maturo, Asus ha saputo subito...