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7 processors, 14 cores, 15 drivers makes one crazy Creative soundbar

Creative's X-Fi Sonic Carrier soundbar features 7 processors, 14 cores, 15 drivers and 4k 60fps video streaming

By: Chris Smith from Jan 6, 2016 @ 4:29 CST

CES 2016 - Powered by a total of 7 processors with 14 cores, the X-Fi Sonic Carrier soundbar by Creative contains 15 drivers and it's a monster.


Currently priced at $1750 for pre-order and set to be $5000 on release, this product's internal structure is CNC machined and supports connections through Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and wireless speaker links, allowing users to link up an additional four subwoofer units as they see fit. Operating in a 15.2 configuration, the drivers offer an 800 watt RMS total rating, featuring drivers in an 11-front/side and 4 up-facing configuration.

Supporting up to 4K (60fps) video content playback, this system allows for online music streaming service integration from companies such as Spotify and Pandora, while servicing video giants such as Netflix, Hulu plus and HBO GO. If there was is a soundbar holy grail, this has got to be it.

More information can be found through the official press release.

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