The Audigy 2 ZS supports up to 7. It was developed by Eugene Gavrilov. While this results in good quality video even on basic systems, the device cannot be used by software that uses the standard DirectShow or VfW interface. The card is physically smaller than other Audigy 2 cards. This prevents use of the device in conjunction with a video camera as a webcam , as standard webcam interfaces use DirectShow.

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Sound Blaster Audigy

Audkgy spent 40 minutes rumaging through Creatives website, I found specifications but no pictures or manuals – nothing that answers my simple question. The latest version is based on Creative’s Audigy Rx driver. It had nearly all of prot capabilities of the PCI edition, but in a far smaller form factor.

Of note is that Creative hardware is not necessary for this device. As such, it puts far more load on the host system’s CPU.

It is entirely a software solution that is adaptable to various DACs. BB code is on. You can help by adding to it. They portt available on both Creative’s forums and his blog. That’s all I wanted to know. The video capture of the device is hardware-accelerated; encoding it to a complex format in real-time rather than using the CPU.


There are pictures and manuals somewhere on Creative’s website. With these cards only one of the mic, line in, or AUX sources may be unmuted at a time.

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It is designed as an entry-level budget sound card. Audigy 2’s 3D audio capabilities received a boost when compared to its predecessors. It was developed by Eugene Gavrilov.

There was also a cardbus version of the ZS for use with notebook computers. The platinum drive header is designed only to connect the platinum drive. Yellow Then the other pink one or red one is an aux in The aptly named Ultimate Dave saves the day. Originally posted by Ultimate Dave theres pictures next to each of them: Creative Audigy 2 ZS: It’s so freakin’ dumb!

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Yes,the firewire port is functional. This page was last edited on 2 Februaryat The board layout is similar to the Audigy 2 Value. The Audigy 2 supported up to 6.

According to the manual this connector is to be used to connect to the Platinum Drive which includes a standard FireWire port on its front panel. Did you get the platinum or the regular one? I know some of you would not recomend this soundcard, but it’s what I have right now.

Because of this limitation, the supplied software wudigy capture video must be used. Retrieved from ” https: Is this a typo?

It was the first gaming-oriented sound hardware add-on board for notebooks that offered full hardware acceleration of 3D audio along with high-fidelity audio output quality. External loopback line-out1 – line-in3 Sampling mode: