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Creative's Latest ZiiO 10-inch Tablet with Android Audio Debuts at IT Show 2011

MEDIA ALERT
9 March 2011

  • ZiiSound T6 - The All New Premium 2.1 Wireless Speaker System with Surround Sound, the Flagship of the Wireless Speaker Range
  • Creative WP-300 Wireless Headphones Deliver the Audio Experience and Work with All Compatible Stereo Bluetooth Devices
Date: 10 - 13 March 2011 (Thursday to Sunday)
Time: 12 noon - 9 pm
Venue: Suntec International Convention and Exhibition Centre Level 6, Hall 601
Booth No: 6298

Creative showcases the latest range of Wireless Entertainment products at the IT Show 2011. Get a house full of entertainment and not a house full of wires with the full spread of products in Creative's Wireless ecosystem. Debuting at the IT Show is the latest Creative ZiiO 10” Tablet with Android Audio that offers the most seamless high quality wireless audio streaming experience from an Android-based device. The ZiiSound T6 wireless speaker system, Creative ZEN Touch 2 wireless entertainment device and Creative WP-300 wireless headphones offer Wireless Audio for music, games and movies. Experience the evolution of 3D gaming audio with the Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha and Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma gaming headsets at the IT Show.

For Wireless Entertainment Enjoyment

ZiiO 10

Creative ZiiO 10”

The Creative ZiiO 10" Wireless Entertainment tablet - the world's first apt-X enabled touch screen tablet, is a sleek Android-based device that not only gives users the freedom to enjoy entertainment on-the-go, it goes a step further by synchronising with connected audio devices, such as Creative's range of wireless speakers, to create a Wireless Entertainment ecosystem within the home, delivering the best wireless audio performance users will get from an Android-based tablet in the market. Just a touch of its onscreen icon instantly launches the Android Audio application which houses a suite of audio-boosting technologies including Creative's proprietary X-Fi technology. Indulge in Wireless Audio that brings movie and game soundtracks to life, as they are streamed to speakers or headphones with Bluetooth and apt-X capabilities.

Users can also check their emails on-the-go and watch their favourite movies on a large screen with a HDMI-out feature. The Creative ZiiO tablet is also the first tablet to utilise Creative's in-house ZMS-08 processor that is engineered to deliver the high performance media-rich processing required of next-generation devices.

Creative ZiiO 10” @ S$429 (8GB)
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$399 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

ZiiO 7

Creative ZiiO 7”

The new Creative ZiiO 7" Wireless Entertainment tablet is the next evolution in wireless digital entertainment and mobile computing. Extremely compact, portable and lightweight, users do not have to think twice about taking it along wherever they go - the café, on the train or simply lounging on the sofa. Unlike conventional tablets that offer mediocre sound, the

Creative ZiiO 7" does not compromise on audio quality. A touch of an onscreen button instantly launches the Android Audio application to offer audio-enhancing options including X-Fi, apt-X and Bluetooth connectivity, allowing users to enjoy the highest quality wireless audio streamed from an Android tablet to compatible Bluetooth speakers or headphones.

The Creative ZiiO 7” also lets users connect to the Internet, send emails and even shop for apps, games and eBooks from the Creative ZiiStore. Running on Creative's in-house ZMS-08 processor that is engineered to deliver the high performance media-rich processing required of next-generation devices, the Creative ZiiO is a portable entertainment tablet that lets users store, manage and stream all audio content from one device, while staying free from wires.

Creative ZiiO 7” @ S$359 (8GB) and S$389 (16GB)
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$339 (8GB) (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTION (16GB MODEL) FREE LEATHER CASE WORTH S$49 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

ZiiSound T6

ZiiSound T6

The ZiiSound T6 is the flagship addition to Creative's extensive Wireless speaker family. This all new premium 2.1 wireless speaker system retains the characteristics that have made the Wireless speaker range a success, such as providing quality wireless audio playback, allowing fast and easy connections, and working with all compatible stereo Bluetooth devices like notebooks, netbooks, the iPhone, iPad, PCs, Macs and tablet computers.

The apt-X high performance low latency codec enabled speaker system comes with a subwoofer and a pair of adjustable swivel-speaker-array satellites that give users the option for stereo music or “theatre-like” surround sound streamed from wireless apt-X devices for a completely immersive wireless music, movie and gaming experience. Users get to hear all the details and subtleties from high-grade drivers that combine with the precision-tuned Symmetrically Loaded Acoustic Module (SLAM) subwoofer for all-out resounding bass. Swivel the satellites for an instant wireless surround sound experience with stunning realism.

The ZiiSound T6 offers multiple connection options, including an option for users to enjoy 5.1 Surround content via a wired USB connection. Through the USB connection, this three-piece speaker system is capable of delivering “full-bandwidth” audio from 5.1 digital soundtracks. With sound pressure levels to fill compact-sized living rooms, the ZiiSound T6 takes entertainment beyond the desktop and is the ideal companion speaker system to new age media entertainment centres accompanying large screens and the ever growing wireless hand-held ownership.

ZiiSound T6 @ S$569
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTION - FREE CREATIVE T12 WIRELESS WORTH S$129 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

Creative ZEN Touch 2

Creative ZEN Touch 2

The Creative ZEN Touch 2 - great for users looking for a pocket-sized wireless entertainment device. With the Creative ZEN Touch 2, users can enjoy Wireless Audio streamed to their favourite Bluetooth headphones and speakers. Users can also access the Internet at the touch of an onscreen icon, being able to share photos taken from the built-in camera or stay connected with friends via email - all on-the-go!

Available in either 8GB or 16GB built-in storage capacities, the Creative ZEN Touch 2 also comes with a microSD slot and there is an enhanced version available with additional features such as GPS, Digital Compass and FM Radio.

Creative ZEN Touch 2 @ S$279 (8GB, without GPS), S$319 (16GB, without GPS) and S$299 (8GB, with GPS)
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @S$249 (8GB, WITHOUT GPS) (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTION (16GB MODEL, WITHOUT GPS) FREE ADAPTOR WORTH S$29 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

Creative WP-300

Creative WP-300

An integral part of the Wireless Entertainment system - the Creative WP-300 apt-X enabled wireless headphones are designed to allow users to listen to high quality music from their favourite Bluetooth enabled mobile devices, such as a netbook, notebook, smartphone, iPhone, iPad or touch screen tablet. The Creative WP-300 pairs seamlessly and easily with the Creative ZiiO tablet and the Creative ZEN Touch 2, granting a compelling wireless listening experience for music and game soundtracks.

With the Creative WP-300 wireless headphones, users can move comfortably around in the room, lounge on the patio or stroll outside, while still listening to their music. Whether at home or abroad, the Creative WP-300 headphones' lightweight and foldable frame, convenient usage controls on the earcup and ultra-comfortable ear cushions make them a joy to have on the ears, every time. Indulge in the audio experience - without the hassle of cords.

Creative WP-300 @ S$149
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$99 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

For the Avid Gamers

Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha

Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha

Experience the evolution of 3D gaming audio with the Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha gaming headset. Acoustically optimised 40mm drivers combine with THX TruStudio Pro technology to transform everyday audio into a mind-blowing cinematic experience. Touchscreen software (Windows 7 required) and customisable TacticProfiles allow gamers to save and share their favourite settings including THX TruStudio Pro Surround for immersive 360º headphone surround. VoiceFX voice morphing technology grants gamers full control of every nuance of the way their games sound, while pre-configured profiles from world-renowned gamers such as Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel and members from international professional gaming teams compLexity and

Dignitas are included, allowing gamers to reconfigure their headset audio properties to the exact specifications of these professional gamers with a click of the mouse.

Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha @ S$99
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$89 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma

Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma

Experience high-resolution 3D gaming audio with the Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma gaming headset. Hear the clash of weaponry and the sound of footsteps as if they were really happening with high-resolution 50mm Neodymium drivers that produce the finer details of game audio. TacticProfile software allows gamers to save and share their favourite settings, plus giving access to pre-configured profiles from world-renowned gamers. The headset also features THX TruStudio Pro Surround for immersive 360º surround audio and VoiceFX voice morphing technology.

Creative Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma @ S$149
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$129 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

For High Quality Sound Blaster Audio on the PC

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Surround 5.1 Pro

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Surround 5.1 Pro

The Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Surround 5.1 Pro connects to a desktop or notebook PC via USB to instantly upgrade it to a THX TruStudio Pro entertainment system with 5.1 surround sound capability. Easy to install, it replaces low quality on-board audio with high quality connectivity options. A convenient volume control knob, headphone and microphone inputs for a headset are also close at hand.

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Surround 5.1 Pro @ S$89
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$69 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Go! Pro

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Go! Pro

The Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Go! Pro brings incredible enhanced 3D audio to any computer, anywhere! Designed for maximum portability, this sound card is small enough to fit into a pocket and even fits on key rings! Enjoy incredible 3D surround with any headphones in movies and games and enhance all PC and online audio. The Sound Blaster X-Fi Go! Pro lets users easily take it with them to experience THX TruStudio Pro audio technology at home or on the go.

Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Go! Pro @ S$69
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$59 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

Record, Edit and Share Full HD 1080p Videos

Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD 1080

Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD 1080

Record, edit and share videos in stunning Full HD 1080p quality with the Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD 1080. Sporting a full HD sensor with 1080p resolution, auto focus wide-angle glass lens and built-in dual adaptive array microphones with beam-forming and noise cancellation technologies, the Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD 1080 is a formidable tool for video chatting and more.

With just one click using Live! Central 3 software, users can easily upload and share HD video blogs on YouTube and Facebook, or even combine them with 12-megapixel photos (Interpolation) to produce movies complete with their favorite music! Users never have to worry about being out of shooting range or appearing blurry with the auto focus, wide-angle lens, while built-in dual stereo microphones block out unwanted external noise. In addition, Live! Scan software with business card scanning ability is able to extract information from name cards in a snap, and helps organise these contact details - great for users who keep many name cards!

Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD 1080 @ S$139

Sharper and Wider HD Videos with Auto Focus, Wide-Angle Lens

Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD AF

Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD AF

With the Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD AF, users will always look sharp thanks to its auto focus capability. In addition to recording high definition videos at 720p, its wide-angle lens captures a viewing area that's 25 percent larger, and is made of glass for a clearer, natural experience during online conversations.

To spice up chats, bundled Live! Central 3 software lets users add avatars, filters, doodles or even morph their voices! Adding to its enhanced array of features is a built-in microphone that cancels out background noise to deliver clear speech. For photos, snap away in 10-megapixel (Interpolation) clarity and make a home movie easily using Movie Creator before sharing it with all on YouTube and Facebook.

Creative Live! Cam Socialize HD AF @ S$109
IT SHOW 2011 PROMOTIONAL PRICE @ S$99 (LIMITED TO 50 SETS)

Creative Booth at IT Show 2011

For more Creative products, check out the Creative booth at IT Show 2011!

About Creative

Creative is a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products. Famous for its Sound Blaster® sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment on the PC platform with products like its highly acclaimed ZEN® MP3 and portable media players. Creative's innovative hardware, proprietary technology, applications and services leverage the Internet, enabling consumers to experience high-quality digital entertainment - anytime, anywhere.

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