With this 7.1-channel PCIe sound card, you can create a high-quality home theatre sound system. It offers SPDIF input and output ports which deliver crystal-clear digital optical audio, for the ultimate listening experience.
The versatile sound card can be used with a variety of audio devices. And with SPDIF digital optical or 3.5mm analog output, you dont need to worry about the connection types on your devices. You can output digital audio to your optical receiver or DAC, or analog audio to your sound system.
With up to 24-bit and 192KHz playback and recording, this 7.1 surround sound adapter card delivers high-definition audio for superb sound quality.
Unlike typical sound cards, this card is designed to fit in low-profile computers, making it ideal for home theatre personal computers (HTPC). It spans the multiple ports across a main card plus an innovative separate header bracket. The card is configured with standard profile brackets and includes low-profile (half-height) brackets.
The 7.1 channel surround sound card is easy to install. Its perfect for anyone looking for a simple solution to upgrade their listening experience, such as music enthusiasts or mixing professionals.
Multiple input options
For added scalability, you can quickly connect a microphone or other recording devices to your computer through two 3.5mm stereo or SPDIF digital audio input jacks.
Hardware Bus Type
PCI ExpressCard Type
Standard Profile (LP bracket incl.) Chipset ID
C-Media - CM8828
Performance Audio Specifications
24-bit / 192KHz playback and recording
SNR: Approx 92dB (A-weighting) at front output
- Analog left / right line input
- Analog left / right microphone input
- S/PDIF digital optical input
- S/PDIF digital optical output
- 2x 10-pin header
- 9-pin header
- 2x analog CD-input header
- Front left / right analog output
- Side surround left / right analog output
- Center / subwoofer analog output
- Rear surround left / right analog output Full Duplex Support
Connector(s) Connector Type(s)
1 - PCI Express x1 MaleExternal Ports
2 - Toslink (SPDIF Optical) Female
6 - 3.5 mm Mini-Jack (3 Position) FemaleInternal Ports
2 - MPC2 (4 pin Audio) Male
2 - IDC (10 pin Motherboard Header) Male
1 - IDC (9 pin USB 2.0 Motherboard Header) Male
Software OS Compatibility
Windows 8 / 8.1 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64), Vista (32/64), XP (32/64)
Special Notes / Requirements System and Cable Requirements
PCI Express enabled computer with an available PCI Express x1 slot or higher (x4, x8, x16)
Additional slot on your computer case if installing and using the header bracket
Included in Package
1 - 7.1 Channel PCI Express Sound Card with Header Bracket 10-pin Cable
2 - Low-Profile Brackets
1 - Instruction Manual
0.46 Item Dimension
6.69 x 5.59 x 1.18 Warranty Information
2 Year Warranty