16th October 2007

AMD/ATI launches new HDTV PCIe tuners and an HDTV USB tuner

ATI is launching new HDTV tunners that tune over-the-air/cable analog TV (NTSC), over-the-air digital TV/HDTV (ATSC), Clear-QAM (unscrambled) Digital HD Cable and FM Radio. The cards in the 600 series are single tuners. The cards in the 650 series are dual tuners and have other enhancements that the 600 series cards don’t have. On AMD’s specs page for both the … Read the full entry »

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14th June 2007

Auzentech releases first third party X-Fi based sound card

The Auzentech has been making some high end sound cards based on C-Media sound chips for a little while now and now has a new model sound card based on the Creative X-Fi chipset. Auzentech cards are known for very good sound quality and low signal to noise ratio and it looks like the X-Fi Prelude 7.1 may actually trump Creative’s own X-Fi cards in some respects. For full technical specs check out DailyTech news item.

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