Creative has announced an all-new high performance external sound card - The Sound Blaster Omni Surround 5.1.
On top of enhancing audio playback via Creative’s SBX Pro Studio suite of processing technologies, the Sound Blaster Omni Surround 5.1 comes with a 600ohm headphone amplifier that allows listeners to hear every enhanced audio detail through powerful studio-grade monitoring headphones.
It also features recording capabilities that will be appreciated by today’s new generation of audio content creators, including podcasters and budding YouTube musicians, housing a built-in dual array microphone that records clear audio, and all recorded audio is further enhanced and cleaned up via Creative’s CrystalVoice technologies. Connecting to laptops, PCs, and Macs via a simple USB cable, the device also offers conveniently accessible controls and input options.
Creative also revealed the Sound Blaster Audigy Rx and Sound Blaster Audigy Fx, two internal sound cards that represent powerful upgrades from basic motherboard audio to immersive surround sound. The Sound Blaster Audigy Rx is an advanced internal 7.1 PCIe sound card, while the Sound Blaster Audigy Fx is an internal 5.1 half-height PCIe sound card.
Both cards feature 600ohm headphone amplifiers, a 106dB SNR and full customization via their respective PC software suites. The Sound Blaster Audigy Rx has more advanced recording capabilities, with a dual microphone input for simultaneous multi-person audio recording, useful for podcasting or singing along with a friend.
|Price in S$||Availability|
|Sound Blaster Omni Surround 5.1||109||October 2013|
|Sound Blaster Audigy Rx||99|
|Sound Blaster Audigy Fx||59|