VIA unveiled Vinyl Envy USB 2.0 Audio Controller

VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of PC and prosumer audio silicon, unveiled the VIA Vinyl Envy VT1730 USB 2.0 Audio Controller, the industry’s first highly-integrated single chip solution that leverages the broad USB 2.0 bandwidth (480 Mb/s) to deliver uncompromised audio quality.

The VIA Envy VT1730 is an 8-channel, 24-bit/192kHz audio controller specifically designed to achieve cinema-quality audio recording and playback in high fidelity USB and MIDI system applications. Whether it’s using the bandwidth capacity of USB 2.0 to simultaneously support audio streams from a guitar, bass, keyboard and microphone, or delivering true-to-life sound to multiple speakers in a home theatre set-up, the VIA Envy VT1730 offers outstanding audio performance and impressive application flexibility.

VIA Vinyl EnvyUSB 2.0 Audio Controller

Providing a smooth interface between USB, analog and digital audio devices, the VIA Envy VT1730 is ideal for USB sound cards, headphones, audio hubs, recording consoles, and MIDI devices that require the streaming of considerable audio data between a host system and audio I/O system via the USB interface.

VIA Vinyl EnvyUSB 2.0 Audio Controller

“Over 10 years of experience in the audio component industry and extensive knowledge of peripheral interfaces has enabled this technology breakthrough,” said Richard Brown, Vice President of Marketing, VIA Technologies, Inc. “Audio enrichment, through our successful VIA Vinyl Audio line of controllers and codecs, has long been a core element of VIA’s multimedia product focus, and the VIA Envy VT1730 further extends our reach beyond the PC into high-end audio systems.”

Notably, the VIA Envy VT1730 also supports the I2S standard enabling Blu-ray Disc™ audio content protection; solutions without this feature dramatically reduce audio quality to that of a regular CD, with a sampling rate of only 16-bit/48kHz.

Source: VIA

Related posts

Verbatim Wireless Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard

Verbatim has released a compact wireless Bluetooth mobile keyboard for the iPad and iPhone, which has foldable design and includes a built-in media controls allowing you to play, pause and control your iTunes. The keyboard brings you the full qwerty convenience, making the typing much...

Qualcomm to deliver Snapdragon 810 chips to Samsung

Qualcomm to deliver Snapdragon 810 chips to Samsung

The saga with the processor that will be used in the upcoming Galaxy S6 smartphone continues – after all it seems that Qualcomm will deliver Snapdragon 810 chips to Samsung that will be used in the new flagship smartphone. Up until this moment Samsung has hesitated to use the Snapdragon 810...

Asteroid is a small form factor gaming PC

Asteroid is a small form factor gaming PC

If you happen to come across a new small-sized gaming PC that carries the 8Pack Asteroid logo, do not be surprised – this is the latest creation of Ian ‘8Pack’ Parry, who happens to be a world famous overclocker. The Asteroid has every chance to be the world’s fastest Mini-ITX PC and as such it...

Leave a comment