Creative Labs heeft een tweetal nieuwe geluidskaarten aangekondigd. Allereerst de Sound Blaster Live! X-Gamer:
Creative Technology Ltd. (NASDAQ: CREAF), the leading provider of multimedia solutions for personal entertainment, announced today the introduction of the Sound Blaster Live! X-Gamer audio accelerator, a feature-rich solution designed to allow gamers to experience digital quality audio on all source material including more than 60 current game titles supported by Creative’s Environmental Audio .
The digital architecture of the Sound Blaster Live! X-Gamer processes every audio signal at a full 32-bit resolution for high quality output. To further enhance the digital experience, a digital output allows the connection of four-way digital speakers such as the FourPointSurround FPS2000 Digital for a surround sound experience. Featuring advanced elements such as the powerhouse EMU10K1 processor, customized sound pre-sets and downloadable upgrades through Creative’s Live!Ware , the Sound Blaster Live! X-Gamer is the gamer’s sound card of choice. [break] Check 3D Soundsurge voor de volledige press release.
De tweede nieuwe kaart is de Sound Blaster Live! MP+ Audio Accelerator: [/break] September 13, 1999 – Creative Technology Ltd. (NASDAQ: CREAF), the leading provider of multimedia solutions for personal entertainment, today announced the availability of the Sound Blaster Live! MP3+ audio card, a comprehensive solution that allows Internet music enthusiasts to seamlessly create, organize and play MP3 and other audio files at CD-quality fidelity. The Sound Blaster Live! MP3+ also features the genre-expanding technology LAVA!Ô (Live Audio Visual Animation), an innovative visual music animator that creates 3D "music videos" in real time for the enhancement of MP3 and other internet music files.
Based on the award-winning Sound Blaster Live!, which set a new industry standard for processing power when introduced last year, the Sound Blaster Live! MP3+ utilizes the unrivaled power of the EMU10K1 audio processor to give music fans and artists alike the ability to create and manipulate studio-quality sounds with digital-to-digital processing and playback of MP3, MIDI, WAV, Internet and CD audio files. The Sound Blaster Live! MP3+ allows users to easily ‘rip’ songs from their personal CD collection and convert them into MP3 files for easy storage and access on their PCs.
Zie ook hier 3D Soundsurge voor de volledige PR.