YONKERS, N.Y., March 23, 2004 — Turtle Beach today announced two new multi-channel sound cards—Catalina & Riviera-—rounding out the product line started with its wildly successful Santa Cruz. Both cards will be available in the next several weeks from major computer & electronics retailers, as well as directly from Turtle Beach.
Catalina, with an MSRP of $79, offers eight analog outputs for supporting 2, 4, 5.1, & 7.1 multi-channel speaker configurations. In addition, it features optical digital input and output for transferring 24 bits/96KHz high-resolution audio–making it an ideal choice for gamers, musicians & audiophiles.
Riviera, with an MSRP of $39.95, provides an affordable way to upgrade PCs with multi-channel sound, featuring six analog outputs for supporting 2, 4, & 5.1 channel speaker configurations. In addition, it features an analog joystick/midi port & optical S/PDIF output for driving digital 5.1 speaker systems & home theater systems.