Blaster Live! Platinum - Page 2
Just A Gamers’ Card…
Notably, Creative did not limit their soundcards to Gamers
its real-time effects, varied digital connectors and growing
support for EAX, it also caters to computer music
enthusiasts and appeals to a larger segment of multimedia
users in the market.
addition, the last 12 months has seen many audio
applications emerging in search for even more connectivity
and interactivity, with Internet audio posing as the biggest
challenge and opportunity. Internet
connectivity is slowly but surely altering the role of audio
on the PC. High-quality
voice input is of growing importance as people begin talking
over the Internet and directly to their PC. Similarly, with numerous people acquiring music via Internet or by
ripping MP3s from CDs, this has escalated the importance and
need of good audio quality playback on the PC.
fact, commercial music playback can be considered a
substantially larger market than gaming alone.
The challenge for audio companies like Creative (and
potentially Aureal Inc) is to develop new products that
enable users to maximize this potential of an expanded PC
the past, Creative has consistently succeeded in delivering
its promises through new and exciting audio solutions,
constantly tailoring and adapting their products to the
wants of their customers. With
the new demands and needs, Creative has extended their Live!
series to the Sound Blaster Live! Platinum rendition. Now,
let’s see how it really shines…