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StarTech 7.1 USB Audio Adapter External Sound Card

Item No:
217329
MPN:
ICUSBAUDIO7D
$75.87
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Full-duplex recording & playback, Dual Mic Input

This versatile External USB Sound Card/Audio Adapter offers a high quality solution for upgrading desktop or laptop sound.

Providing a robust USB audio experience, the USB sound card connects to a host computer through a single USB 2.0 connection, to deliver impressive external audio capability that can instantly be swapped between systems, without having to open the computer case for installation.

Supporting analog and digital audio for 2 to 7.1 channel audio applications, the external USB sound card provides a cost-saving upgrade from built-in/on-board sound that turns desktop/laptop sound into a home theater-ready audio solution.

The external USB sound card features easy-to-use volume control and two external microphone inputs - a convenient solution for any audio application requiring high quality sound with multi-input capability with support for 44.1 KHz and 48 KHz sampling rates for analog playback and recording or 48 KHz for SPDIF.

A more than suitable solution for home theater, gaming or multi-media presentations, the External USB Sound Card is easy to install with plug and play support in Windows XP and Windows Vista operating systems.

Designed to deliver a long-lasting and dependable sound solution, the External USB Sound Card/Audio Adapter is backed by our 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Note: The audio adapter?s SPDIF optical pass-through port supports two-channel audio, this port does not support 5.1 or 7.1 audio.

Connector(s)
Connector Type(s)USB B (4 pin) Female
External Ports3.5 mm Mini-Jack (3 Position) Female
Toslink (SPDIF, Optical) Female
Environmental
Humidity20 to 80% NC RH
Operating Temperature0?C to 55?C (32?F to 131?F)
Storage Temperature0?C to 70?C (32?F to 158?F)
Hardware
Chipset IDC-Media - CM6206
Indicators
LED IndicatorsMicrophone Mute
Power/Activity
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight0.2 kg [0.5 lb]
Performance
Audio Specifications8 16-bit DAC Channels (7.1 Surround Sound)

Supports 44.1 and 48 KHz sampling rates for analog playback and recording or 48 KHz for SPDIF

3.5mm output connectors for Front, Surround, Rear, Centre/bass
Physical Characteristics
ColorSilver
Product Height25 mm [1 in]
Product Length100 mm [3.9 in]
Product Weight100 g [3.5 oz]
Product Width60 mm [2.4 in]
Software
OS CompatibilityWindows? 10 (32/64), 8 / 8.1 (32/64), 7 (32/64), Vista (32/64), XP (32/64), 2000
Windows Server? 2008 R2, 2003 (32/64)
Special Notes / Requirements
NoteThe audio adapter?s SPDIF optical pass-through port supports two-channel audio, this port does not support 5.1 or 7.1 audio.
What's in the Box
Included in PackageInstallation CD
Instruction Manual
USB Cable
USB to Audio Adapter

Audio

Internal The product is built in.
Audio quality
16 bit
Audio output channels An audio output channel is an electric circuit which acts as a path for a signal produced by a device. A device may have several audio output channels.
7.1 channels
Digital-to-Analog Conversion (DAC)
16-bit/48kHz

Ports & interfaces

Host interface Interface that enables a host controller to communicate with a driver.
USB
Line-in
Headphone outputs Number of sockets /ports where headphones are connected.
1
S/PDIF in port S/PDIF (Sony/Philips Digital Interconnect Format) is a digital audio interconnect used in consumer audio equipment over relatively short distances. The signal is transmitted over either a coaxial cable with RCA connectors or a fibre optic cable with TOSLINK connectors.
S/PDIF out port S/PDIF (Sony/Philips Digital Interconnect Format) is a digital audio interconnect used in consumer audio equipment over relatively short distances. The signal is transmitted over either a coaxial cable with RCA connectors or a fibre optic cable with TOSLINK connectors.
Microphone in The socket where a microphone is connected to the device.
Plug and Play Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.

Features

LED indicators
Activity,Power
Chipset Set of electronic components in an integrated circuit that manages the data flow between the processor, memory and peripherals. It is usually found in the motherboard of a computer. Chipsets are usually designed to work with a specific family of microprocessors. Because it controls communications between the processor and external devices, the chipset plays a crucial role in determining system performance.
C-Media CM6206
Certification
RoHS, CE, FCC, REACH
Cables included
USB
Handheld remote control Component of an electronics device, most commonly a television set, DVD player and home theater systems originally used for operating the device wirelessly from a short line-of-sight distance.

Software

Windows operating systems supported Windows vesions wich can be used with the device.
Windows 10,Windows 10 Education,Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 2000,Windows 7,Windows 7 Enterprise,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8,Windows 8 Enterprise,Windows 8 Enterprise x64,Windows 8 Pro,Windows 8 Pro x64,Windows 8 x64,Windows 8.1,Windows 8.1 Enterprise,Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64,Windows 8.1 Pro,Windows 8.1 Pro x64,Windows 8.1 x64,Windows Vista Business,Windows Vista Business x64,Windows Vista Enterprise,Windows Vista Enterprise x64,Windows Vista Home Basic,Windows Vista Home Basic x64,Windows Vista Home Premium,Windows Vista Home Premium x64,Windows Vista Ultimate,Windows Vista Ultimate x64,Windows Vista x64,Windows XP,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Home x64,Windows XP Professional,Windows XP Professional x64

Weight & dimensions

Weight Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
90 g
Width The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
60 mm
Depth The distance from the front to the back of something.
100 mm
Height The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
25 mm
Package width The distance from one side of the packaging to the other.
164 mm
Package depth The distance from the front to the back of the packaging.
144 mm
Package height The distance from the top to the bottom of the packaging.
32 mm
Package weight Weight of the packaged product.
204 g

Other features

Server operating systems supported
Windows Server 2003,Windows Server 2003 x64,Windows Server 2008 R2
Quick start guide Instructions, either online, as a computer program or in paper form, to allow you to set up and start using the product quickly.
Package length
7.01
Compatible operating systems List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 2000, XP(32/64bit), Vista(32/64bit), 7(32/64bit), Server 2008 R2 Linux Mac OS X
Specifications
SKU 217329
MPN ICUSBAUDIO7D
Brand Startech
Product Condition Brand New/Unused
Stock Availability Available for Shipping