Creative Audigy2 Platinum
|Creative SoundBlaster Audigy2 Platinum
|Experience world-class audio! Sound Blaster® Audigy™ 2 Platinum gives you the ability to record audio at an amazing 24-bit/96kHz quality and comes complete with a convenient internal Audigy 2 drive for easy front-panel access to connectors.
|You can hear the amazing difference that 24-bit ADVANCED HD™ delivers through high-fidelity audio playback and full Advanced Resolution™ DVD-Audio support in up to 24-bit/192kHz resolution. And with 106dB SNR, you'll experience audio clarity in games, movies, and music that's impossible on 16-bit sound cards. In addition, Sound Blaster Audigy 2 offers 6.1 speaker support in the latest Dolby Digital® EX movies, DirectSound® 3D games, and stereo music content with the CMSS® 3D up mix feature.
Get Sound Blaster Audigy 2 Platinum today and experience the incredible quality of the Sound Blaster Audigy 2 card with the added connectivity of the Audigy 2 drive for the best possible 24-bit ADVANCED HD experience.
Audigy™ 2 Internal Drive - All the analog and digital ports you'll need for simple desktop connectivity including a super-fast SB1394/FireWire® port
DVD-Audio - The only PC solution to enable the Advanced Resolution™ era of 24-bit music fidelity with 192kHz in stereo and 96kHz in 5.1
106dB SNR - The best Sound Blaster® clarity ever, rivaling home-theater audio quality for music, games, and movies
6.1 surround sound - Experience superior multi-channel audio from MP3s, CDs, 3D games, and Dolby Digital® EX movies with a rear center speaker
Creative MediaSource Player - The most exciting features yet with library search, automatic playlist volume matching, and hiss removal for MP3s
Audigy™ 2 chip & EAX® ADVANCED HD™ - The ultimate platform for delivering unparalleled audio realism from the hottest gaming titles and pure 24-bit/96kHz recording to capture subtle details in your audio creations
Features and Benefits
Convenient internal Audigy 2 Drive and wireless remote
Gain expanded connectivity with the internal Audigy 2 drive. Offering easy front-panel ports, this module features all the analog and digital audio connections you'll ever need. Connect a guitar, microphone, or MIDI keyboard. Record to or from a MiniDisc or DAT via the SPDIF or Optical connectors or even connect to external AV amps or decoders. Also included is an additional high speed SB1394/FireWire connector for super-fast audio, video, or data transfer to external devices like digital audio Jukeboxes, DV camcorders, external hard disks, CD-RWs, and more.
You can also use both SB1394/FireWire ports to easily connect up to 63 PCs for LAN gaming or file sharing. A SB1394/FireWire network is at least twenty times faster than a traditional 10baseT network, used in many homes, and twice as fast as a 100baseT networks, used in many modern offices.
Control the playback of audio and video experience from the comfort of your chair with the infrared remote control.
Advanced resolution music
DVD-Audio Support Sound Blaster Audigy 2 delivers an exceptional experience with Advanced Resolution DVD-Audio! Delivering playback at up to 24-bit/192kHz in stereo or 24-bit/96kHz in 5.1 you will experience the most powerful audio clarity, separation, and depth in both resolutions.
"Lossy" compression formats like MP3 and Dolby Digital 5.1 deliver reduced audio fidelity. The "Lossless" (MLP) compression format provides up to 5 times more detail for DVD-Audio. This is fully supported by Sound Blaster Audigy 2, which ensures that the content is identical to the recording, so that none of the original detail is lost.
DVD-Audio boasts a dynamic range of 144dB as opposed to other formats limited to 96dB. This delivers the entire frequency range of the most demanding music, such as a live symphony orchestra, for a true to life audio experience.
Highest resolution Sound Blaster for playback and recording
Direct 24-bit/96kHz recording and ASIO support 24-bit/96kHz recording capability allows you to capture the subtleties and detail of your source material to the PC without any detrimental re-sampling processes.