Aureal Vortex2 Vortex2 SQ2500 Reviews
Product Type: other sound cards
Newest Review: ... like being in the middle of the action.I HAVE THIS CARD IN MY PAVILLION PC AND WITH POLK AUDIO SPEAKERS ATTCHED TO THE ... more
Customer Aureal Vortex2 Vortex2 SQ2500 Reviews (3)
by - written on 29/01/01, updated on 29/01/01
Hi i ve been testing many sound cards for my pc from the creative to yamaha but this is the best , no doubt . the 3d effect are just fantastic you really feel like being in the middle of the action.I HAVE THIS CARD IN MY PAVILLION PC AND WITH POLK AUDIO SPEAKERS ATTCHED TO THE MONITOR IT REALLY GIVES ASTONISHING EFFECT I JUST LOVE THE 3D HELICOPTER DEMO THAT CAME WITH THIS ITS WORTH TAKING A LOOK. Hi i ve been testing many sound cards for my pc from the creative to yamaha but this is the best , no doubt . the 3d effect are just fantastic you really feel like being in the middle of the action.I HAVE THIS CARD IN MY ... Read the complete review
by - written on 09/10/00, updated on 09/10/00 (Very useful, 114 readings)
Aureal have allways been the best when it comes to producing top quality 3D positional Audio. This card with the Votex 2 chipset id no different. Even with a 2 speaker set up the Aureal Vortex 2 can produce sounds that appear to be coming from anywhere in 3D space. In other words in you were playing Quake III online, and someone was shooting at you from directly above. This Aureal card can make the sound appear as if its coming from above your head. All this is done using advanced reverb effects. The feeling is even better if you do have the surround sound capabilty cause this card supports 2,4 and dolby 5.1 speaker set ups. With 4 or more speaker the ... Read the complete review
by - written on 29/09/00, updated on 29/09/00 (42 readings)
I was well impressed by the effect of A3D, which is one of the main techniques of producing three dimensional sound via a sound card for games and what not. It delivers and effect which is significantly deeper than stereo. In games like Half-Life the feeling of something behind is almost eery. Certainly worth having, considering when cheap cards of this type can be acquired for under £40 these days. Also, they are meant to alleviate some of the workload form the CPU and that's no bad thing. I recommend that anyone interested should go and buy as they add well the entertainment for their cost. Read the complete review
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