Guillemot heeft een nieuwe geluidskaart voor ons in petto. Hier heb je de press release, bruut geript van GA-Source:
Guillemot's latest sound card is coming out Fortissimo! Guillemot's new PCI audio accelerator, the Maxi Sound FORTISSIMO, is a four-channel digital sound board powered by the latest Yamaha engine.
The Maxi Sound FORTISSIMO features the very first processo r to accelerate DirectMusic in hardware. DirectMusic is Microsoft newest API, and allows digital sound fidelity and 3D audio gaming.
Music aficionados will be thrilled to discover they can create and edit their own music with the highly acclaimed Sonic Foundry ACID DJ music software, and that they can connect their hi-fi systems to make their own digital recordings with mini-disc or digital recorders. Free from any outside interference, the optical digital output included, coupled with a DVD-ROM drive, also makes Maxi Sound FORTISSIMO(tm) an ideal companion for upcoming digital TVs.
The Maxi Sound FORTISSIM Ooffers:
- An S/PDIF digital output with optical connector
- True full duplex playback and capture with different sampling rates.
- A professional built-in music synthesizer with a 2MB 64- voice XG hardware wavetable
- 676 instrument sounds, 21 drum kits as well as an effects processor
- 100% Plug & Play -step-by-step photo-illustrated guide for easy installation
The Maxi Sound FORTISSIMO will hit North American retail shelves in September of 1999 and will sell for $49.99.