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Installing Frontal Audio Plugs

Learn how to correctly connect the frontal audio jacks that many cases have to the motherboard.
Soundblaster X-Fi

How to Use the SPDIF Output from Sound Blaster X-Fi Sound Cards

A list of all Sound Blaster X-Fi models released to date and how to add SPDIF connectors to them. Updated to include X-Fi Titanium sound cards.

Audio Codec Comparison Table

A series of quick reference tables showing the main specs of the most popular audio codecs you can find on motherboards.
High Definition Audio

What is High Definition Audio

Everything you need to know about High Definition Audio, a high-quality audio standard present on Intel PCI Express chipsets.
memory card

Buying a Memory Card – What You Need to Know

Today many digital cameras, mobile phones, tablets, laptops, portable media players and even video game consoles use memory cards (also called Flash Cards) for...
samsung 4k blu-ray player

Samsung 4K Blu-ray Player

As we finally move into the world of 4K, UHD TV, we begin to long for the very best picture ever. To get a...
Sony STR-DN1070

Sony STR-DN1070 — Hi-Res Audio at its Best

The changes in audio equipment over the past few years has been truly amazing. If you are using an A/V receiver that is a...
Plantronics Voyager Focus Headset

Plantronics Voyager Focus Headset Review

The high tech world keeps moving forward. While there have been no huge breakthroughs in the world of headsets, they keep getting incrementally better...

How to Convert Cassette Tapes to CDs or MP3 Files

Learn how to convert old cassette tapes to CDs or MP3 files in this step-by-step tutorial.
chromecast audio

Google Chromecast Audio – Inexpensive & Useful

Chromecast Audio is a fairly new offering in the Chromecast device lineup. It lets you stream audio without wires. In fact, it can turn...