Entry-level Multi-channel Sound Card: Hercules Gamesurround Muse 5.1 DVD

Coverter Quality: Benchmarks

We tested the Muse 5.1 DVD's converters using Right Mark Audio Analyzer 3.4 exclusively (you can buy this software from here ). The following results represent the card's performance on the following chain: 44.1 KHz - 16 bits - Muse 5.1 DVD Rear In - DMX 6Fire 24/96 Front Out.

Bandwidth Test

The bandwidth curve indicates whether the card balances the frequencies evenly over the entire sound spectrum. This test is measured from 20 Hz to 20 kHz, within the limits normally audible by humans. The result can be considered to be very good, because no substantial deviation was noted.