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AUDIOSCIENCE CELEBRATES 15 YEARS AT NAB 2011
New Sound Cards, OS X Driver, and CobraNet Interfaces Debut

NEWCASTLE, DE (April 04, 2011) – AudioScience, Inc., a leader of professional audio peripherals for the broadcast and installed sound industries, celebrates its 15th year in manufacturing and offers exciting innovations at the NAB Show in Las Vegas this month. AudioScience introduces a Macintosh OS X driver and has expanded its line of broadcast sound cards and CobraNet devices.

"We're seeing our professional audio cards being used more and more in music editing and production," said Richard Gross, president of AudioScience. "Macs are widely used in this area and we were getting many inquiries asking if we would be creating an Apple driver. We're very pleased to announce, while celebrating our 15th year, that we now have an OS X driver."

Audioscience's OS X driver supports low latency multichannel recording and playback on most of their PCI Express adapter models. The Macintosh driver is compatible with OS X releases starting from Snow Leopard® for any application that supports Core Audio.

The very popular ASI5000 series of PCM sound cards have been upgraded to the ASI5500 PCI series and now offers +24dBu I/O on the analog models and hardware sample rate conversion on the AES/EBU digital models.

The ASI5211 is an enhanced PCI Express version of the ASI5111, widely used in radio production. The ASI5211 has two stereo record streams from either a balanced analog input or an AES/EBU digital input, four stereo play streams mixed to both a balanced analog output and an AES/EBU digital output, and a microphone input with a 48V phantom power supply. New to the ASI5211 are two opto inputs and two relay outputs via a second bracket attached to the ASI5211 using a 10-pin ribbon cable.

Continuing on the PCI Express theme, the new ASI6685 is a Livewire sound card intended for radio automation in an Axia AoIP Livewire environment.

"On our CobraNet front," said Stephen Turner, vice president of AudioScience, "We've created the Connect CobraNet line of twelve 1U rackmount devices pre-configured with our most sought after I/O combinations. We've also created Connect CobraNet Minis: compact interfaces with a smaller CobraNet channel count which are perfect for adding just a few more inputs or outputs."

For pricing and further information, contact Richard Gross or Nicole Santiago at +1-302-324-5333 or T.K. Pang in Asia at +65 9818 4303.


About AudioScience, Inc.
AudioScience, Inc. (http://www.audioscience.com) designs, manufactures and markets digital audio peripherals for computer-based digital audio applications. AudioScience is headquartered at 42 Reads Way, New Castle, Delaware 19720, with offices in Costa Mesa - California, Rochester - New York, Christchurch - New Zealand, Malaga - Spain, and Singapore. For more information, phone +1-302-324-5333, email salesasi<at>audioscience.com, or visit the company’s website at www.audioscience.com.