Posted: 23 September 2011
F1 2011 is a Formula One car racing game from Codemasters. It features new multiplayer options including splitscreen, great weather effects - and, on the Windows LIVE version, cutting-edge sound spatialisation algorithms using the "Game" edition of our Rapture3D games software.
Hopefully you know this already, but just in case, Rapture3D features include:
- Advanced 3D audio rendering, including "holographic" techniques using Higher Order Ambisonics (HOA).
- Support for headphone surround, stereo, surround stereo, 5.1, 7.1 and 3D7.1 using the outputs of your Windows sound card.
- Support for hundreds of sound sources and multiple effects using a scalable architecture tailored to the computer in use.
- Volumetric sources, second order filters, high quality sinc sample rate conversion, HRTFs and more...
For more details, see our page on 3D audio for games.