A series of quick reference tables showing the main specs of the most popular audio codecs you can find on motherboards.
Learn about the digital audio connection called SPDIF and when and how to use it.
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.
Swans D1080MKII is a stereo (i.e. 2.0) audiophile-level speaker set from HiVi. Let’s see how they perform.
We reviewed the simplest audiophile-quality speaker set from HiVi, Swans S3W.
Learn how the sound card that comes embedded on your motherboard works.
An in-depth explanation about analog-to-digital conversion in a very easy to follow language.
Learn how to connect 6-channel speaker systems to your PC in this step-by-step tutorial.
Everything you need to know about High Definition Audio, a high-quality audio standard present on Intel PCI Express chipsets.
Learn how to hook your PC to your stereo or receiver in order to enhance you audio experience while playing games, watching videos, listening to music or even editing audio.