Sharkoon Technologies has introduced a miniature external sound card SB2. Featuring a mute function and quick and easy volume control, the card requires no drivers, making it easy to use.
The description of the device noted the presence of two audio connectors with a diameter of 3.5 mm. One of them is designed to connect a microphone, and the second can connect headphones or a headset. By installing the software, you can customize the sound according to your personal taste, get virtual 7.1 sound and 10-band equalizer. In addition, quick settings are available in the form of 12 preset equalizer modes, which can be used to adapt the sound to, for example, different musical styles.
The card is connected to the USB-A port using a built-in 15 cm cable. It is based on the CM108B codec. The output power is 50 mW, the signal-to-noise ratio is 93 dB, harmonic distortion and noise do not exceed 0.025%. The card supports 16-bit sound representation and a sampling rate of 48 kHz. With dimensions of 60 x 25 x 11 mm, the device weighs 20 g. The manufacturer does not give its price.