Cirrus Logic Introduces Latest AC ’97 Audio Codec Ideal For Surround Sound Multichannel Applications In Gaming And Entertainment

5/31/2002 - Cirrus Logic, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRUS), continued to enhance its Total-E product offerings for the PC and home entertainment markets today by introducing its CS4202, an AC ‘ 97 2.2 compliant stereo audio codec architected for multichannel PC surround audio systems. The CS4202 will be demonstrated at the Computex Show in Taipei, Taiwan from June 3-7, 2002. The CS4202 is a multi-purpose stereo codec that extends AC ’97 performance to include surround sound, multichannel applications for the PC. The audio codec is based on Cirrus’ industry leading delta-sigma and mixed signal technology and supports a high-performance motherboard down solution. The IC includes DVD playback support with easy scalability to 5.1 channels and an integrated headphone amplifier to provide high realism surround audio for PC-based entertainment. The CS4202 audio codec can be easily enhanced to 5.1 channels by adding 2 Cirrus CS4334 digital to analog converters and thus providing a more competitive total system cost effective solution.

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