M-Audio Ships PCI Surround Sound Card

Los Angeles-based M-Audio ( has announced a new PCI-based, high definition surround sound card for Windows and Macintosh machines. The company's Revolution 5.1 surround sound card is targeted toward gamers, providing 3D audio positioning features, six outputs for speakers and a subwoofer, all at high definition audio rates. The company is also bundling software which can decode Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS for DVD playback to home theater systems. M-Audio is a manufacturer and distributor of hardware and software for musicians.