Sondigo Inferno sound card now available
to Auzentech customers.
If your primary audio output on your PC will be digital, or you just want
superior analog audio
on a budget, then the Sondigo Inferno is an excellent
choice for playing music, movies, and games on your PC. (If you are looking for
the ultimate in audio quality and flexibility, take a look at the Auzentech X-Fi Prelude,
the premier sound card on the market today for all audio system
Powered by the C-Media Oxygen HD PCI Audio
Processor, Inferno is designed to give you a great PC audio experience,
whether you connect it directly to speakers with the analog outputs, or send the
digital output to your A/V receiver. On the analog side, Inferno features four
AKM AK4396 stereo DACs (digital-to-analog converters), which boast an impressive
117dB SNR (signal to noise ratio) rating.
The optical digital output supports Dolby Digital Live and DTS Interactive
5.1 formats, as well as up to 24-bit, 192kHz linear PCM audio.
For professional audio applications, Inferno includes line, mic, and S/PDIF
inputs. The analog inputs are fed to a Wolfson WM8785 Stereo ADC
(analog-to-digital converter), with a 111dB SNR rating. An ASIO driver with
latency as low as 2ms is also provided for Windows.
Where to Buy
Available from the following online retailers:
Inferno certified audio technologies (above).
Angled view of the Sondigo Inferno (above)
Dolby® Pro Logic® IIx
The age of 7.1 surround sound for the home is here. But it's not just
reserved for DVD movies encoded in Dolby Digital EX. With Dolby Pro Logic IIx,
any movie, CD, TV program or video game can be enjoyed through this enhanced
surround sound technology.
Pro Logic IIx is the first and only technology to expand any existing stereo-
or 5.1-channel audio for a 6.1- or 7.1- channel playback, creating a seamless,
natural surround soundfield that immerses you in the entertainment
Three listening modes--Movie, Music or Game--allow you to tailor the audio to
meet the different needs of the programming. In Game mode, for instance, special
effects signals are routed to the surround channels for fuller, dramatic impact.
Music mode features three additional user controls:
- Dolby Center Width adjusts the balance of the main vocals in the center
and front channels.
- Dolby Panorama creates a seamless, wraparound surround effect.
- Dolby Dimension lets you set a deeper or shallower surround soundfield.
Read more at Dolby.com
DTS Connect is the latest thing from DTS that turns your PC into an
action-packed entertainment experience that surrounds you in sound. Make your
movies, music and games come alive in exciting, dynamic, multi-channel DTS
Digital Surround®, the same sound format found in movie theaters. DTS Connect is
a whole new way to enjoy your PC. DTS Connect makes it easy to turn your
computer into the ultimate PC sound entertainment experience.
More: After loading a new page, please click DTS Connect™ demo on the right of
Dolby® Digital Live
Enjoy audio from your PC or game console through your home theater with
Dolby® Digital Live. A real-time encoding technology, Dolby Digital Live
converts any audio signal into a Dolby Digital bitstream for transport and
playback through a home theater system. With it, your PC or game console can be
hooked up to your Dolby Digital-equipped audio/video receiver or digital speaker
system via a single digital connection, eliminating the confusion of multiple
cables and ensuring the integrity of the audio signal
Dolby Headphone: 5.1 surround sound through any pair of headphones
Dolby® Headphone technology allows users to wear any set of headphones and
listen to music, watch movies, or play video games with the dramatic surround
effects of a 5.1-channel soundtrack.
- Realistic 5.1 surround sound from any set of headphones
- Processes 24-bit/96 kHz audio, such as DVD-Audio which produces surround
sound bit-for-bit identical to the studio masters.
- Superb surround sound with Dolby Pro Logic II from stereo music and
- Enables enjoyment of surround sound without disturbing others.
- Improves listening comfort and reduces "listener fatigue."
- Allows stereo content to be heard as 5.1-channel surround sound (when
combined with Dolby Pro Logic II).
Read more at Dolby.com
- 7.1 channel 192kHz/24-bit output
- Stereo 96kHz/24-bit inputs
- S/PDIF optical input and output
- DTS® Connect with DTS Interactive and DTS Neo:PC
- Dolby® Digital Live
- Dolby® Pro-Logic IIx
- Dolby® Headphone
- Dolby® Virtual Speaker
- C-Media Karaoke
- C-Media Magic Voice -
- C-Media FlexBass
- C-Media Xear 3D™
- 10-band Equalizer with 12 preset modes
- EAX™1.0&2.0, A3D™ 1.0, and DirectSound
- Includes InterVideo WinDVD 5, with a full 5.1 Dolby Digital Decoder
Auzentech, Inc has made this product available to its customers through a
distribution agreement with Sondigo and NewEgg.com.
NewEgg.com is a respected online retailer based in City of Industry, California.
Sondigo is a Canadian-based manufacturer of quality sound cards.
X-Meridian, X-Plosion, X-Mystique, and X-Fi Prelude are trademarks of Auzentech,
Inc. Inferno, Callisto, and Sirocco are trademarks of Sondigo. NewEgg.com is a
trademark Newegg, Inc. All other trademarks remain the property of their