Thursday, 16 October 2003
new Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS sound card from Creative Technology Ltd.
is the first consumer product available for the PC to incorporate
DTS-ES technology. DTS' extended surround sound technology, DTS-ES
enables up to 6.1 channels of discrete surround sound, and also
encompasses DTS-ES matrix and DTS Neo: 6 capabilities for a variety of
content choices. DTS Neo: 6 injects the power of surround sound into
any stereo source material such as MP3 and CDs.
2 ZS soundcard complements a growing number of products that enable DTS
surround sound via the PC, including software-based DVD players
PowerDVD (CyberLink) and WinDVD (InterVideo), and hardware speaker
systems such as Creative GigaWorks and Creative MegaWorks.
The Audigy 2 ZS is available in three versions with an estimated retail price beginning at $99.99.