Lowest new price: $54.99
Lowest used price: $43.25
List price: $69.99
Sound Blaster X-Fi Surround 5.1 Pro turns your PC or notebook into a 5.1 entertainment system featuring THX TruStudio Pro technology with remote control. Easy to install, it replaces low-quality on-board audio with high quality connectivity and remote control. A convenient volume control, headphone and microphone inputs for a headset are close at hand. THX TruStudio Pro is specially designed to bring the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios to the PC. Dolby Digital Live! offers a single cable solution to your decoder for 5.1 audio from any content while PowerDVD (free download) with Dolby and DTS support turns your PC into a home cinema. Please note this item is not Mac compatible.
Easy to install, bus-powered USB2.0 Sound Blaster in a sleek and compact design
High-quality, gold-plated RCA stereo and optical digital out for best audio performance, plus convenient Microphone and Headphone jacks for internet chat
Compact IR Remote with mute and volume allows you to control playback of your music across the room
THX TruStudio Pro delivers the fullest audio experience for music, movies and games, while remaining true to the source and intention of the artists who created it
Dolby Digital Live! connects to your decoder or home theatre system through a single digital cable for compelling 5.1 surround sound from any source
Lowest new price: $99.88
Lowest used price: $87.52
List price: $119.99
The Sound Blaster Z incorporates all the hardware and software features of the Sound Blaster Zx except for the Audio Control Module. Features an external high quality dual-microphone array standard with the card. An ideal all-around gaming and entertainment solution, the Sound Blaster Z delivers 116dB SNR and supports 192kHz direct pass-through to analog out. It also features glowing LED lighting, a 600 ohm headphone amplifier, an EMI-free analog input and output path, SB Speaker- Calibration and gold-plated I/O connections for pristine audio quality. Ships with: Sound Blaster Z sound card, Sound Blaster Beam-forming Microphone, Quick Start Leaflet, Installation CD containing: Drivers for Windows, Creative Software suite, User’s Guide.
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Creative Sound Blaster Z SBX PCIE Gaming Sound Card with Beamforming Microphone
This Sound Blaster Z is an ideal all-round solution for your PC gaming and entertainment needs. It comes complete with the Sound Blaster beamforming microphone for crystal clear voice communication.
Our Sound Blaster product philosophy comes from a total system approach. We’ve designed the Z series cards to give the best experience for not only those wishing to experience content, but those wanting to create it as well. This includes optimizations for voice chat and recording in addition to all of the amazing SBX Studio Pro audio output enhancements.
The Z card is equipped with gold plated connection points to ensure the card delivers the best possible audio signal.
3.5mm gold plated headphone jack driven by the 600 Ohm Maxim MAX97220 amp
3.5mm gold plated microphone jack
3.5mm gold plated 5.1 channel connections
TOSLINK digital audio input and outputs
What's in the Box?
Sound Blaster Z sound card, Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone, Quick Start Leaflet, Installation CD containing: Drivers for Windows, Creative Software Suite, User’s Guide
116db Signal-To-Noise Ratio
A signal to noise ratio or SNR of 116dB means your audio will be >99.99% pure audio which is 34.4 times better than motherboard audio.
SBX Pro Studio Technologies
Experience awe-inspiring audio with the SBX Pro Studio suite of technologies that immerses you in your games and movies with amazing detail and a 360-degree true-to-life sound stage.
Crystal Voice Technologies
Experience crystal clear commmunication with your teammates with the CrystalVoice suite of technologies that removes echoes, ambient noises and picks up your voice from within a zone (Voice Focus). It also maintains your voice level even if you are near or further away from the microphone.
Sound Core3D Audio Processor
The quad-core Sound Core3D audio processor is to designed to offload SBX Pro Studio and CrystalVoice effects processing from your primary CPU, improving your overall PC performance, resulting in drastically superior audio and voice quality.
Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone
When used with CrystalVoice Focus, the bundled beamforming microphone creates an acoustic zone and suppresses noise outside it, enabling you to be heard with amazing clarity.
Includes an external high quality dual-microphone array standard with card
Features Sound Core3D Audio Processor for accelerating advanced audio and voice technologies
SBX Pro Studio sound technologies create unprecedented levels of audio realism including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headsets
Delivers 116dB SNR, plus audiophile-grade capacitors and gold-plated I/O connectivity
Use the Sound Blaster Control Panel just toggle between you headphone and speakers system with a flip of a switch
Lowest new price: $139.98
Lowest used price: $109.99
List price: $207.14
Brand: Creative Labs
The Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD provides the highest quality audio playback of any sound card Creative has ever introduced and includes THX TruStudio PC audio technology, bringing together two of the most respected names in sound quality to provide an unparalleled audio experience on the PC. The Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD features audiophile-grade components for high-quality playback of music, games and movies, including 122db SNR Digital-to-Analog Converters (DACs), the highest signal-to-noise ratio ever produced by a Creative sound card.
High-Fidelity audio performance D/A, A/D converter with SN ratio of 122dB with 0.001% (THD) distortion
Headphone out with 115dB, 24bit/96kHz support High-Definition (HD) quality sound for original playback
THX TruStudio PC effects transforms your experience into a true High-Definition (HD) multimedia emotional journey
Hardware-powered 3D positional audio and EAX 5.0 effects provide stunning audio realism over headphones and speakers.
ASIO recording support with latency as low as one millisecond with minimal CPU load. Dolby Digital and DTS encoding enables one-step single-cable connection to home entertainment systems, with included optical cables
Lowest new price: $23.26
Lowest used price: $12.99
List price: $49.99
Creative's Sound Blaster X-Fi Go Pro brings incredible enhanced 3D audio to any computer, anywhere. Designed for maximum portability, this soundcard is small enough to fit into your pocket and even fits on your key ring. Enjoy incredible 3D Surround with any headphones in movies and games, and enhance all of your PC and online audio. The Sound Blaster X-Fi Go Pro is the fastest and easiest upgrade to THX TruStudio Pro audio technology. Package includes X-Fi Go Pro, USB Cable, quick start leaflet, and installation CD.
Portable Sound Blaster X-Fi sound card in compact USB stick format
THX TruStudio Pro Surround converts your movies and games into virtual 3D surround sound over headphones
THX TruStudio Pro Crystalizer enhances all audio especially MP3, DIVX and online movies and game audio for extra clarity and definition
Gaming support includes EAX 5.0 and OpenAL plus Creative ALchemy software to restore EAX surround to games running under Windows Vista/ Windows 7
Creative Silencer removes ambient noise for ultimate clarity during voice chat
Lowest new price: $199.99
Lowest used price: $184.13
List price: $249.99
The Sound Blaster ZxR is the flagship of the ultra high-performance Z-Series of Sound Blaster PCI-Express sound cards, elevating the standards of technology and performance for the future of gaming and entertainment on the PC. Designed to deliver the ultimate audio playback and creation solution for the PC, Sound Blaster ZxR personifies the ultimate gaming and entertainment performance for a sound card. Features include: TRUE Audio Expertise, Sound Core3D Audio Processor a high performance Sound and Voice processor for accelerating advanced audio and voice technologies for use with SBX Pro Studio and CrystalVoice effects from your primary CPU , improving your gaming experience with faster frame rates and drastically superior audio and voice quality, SBX Pro Studio Technologies creates unprecedented levels of audio realism including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headsets, Crystal Clear Communication using the Sound Blaster beam-forming microphone array designed and tuned for hands free chats. With CrystalVoice Focus, this stereo microphone creates an acoustic zone and suppresses noise outside it, enabling you to be heard with amazing clarity. Software includes: Sound Blaster Z-Series Control Panel, SBX Pro Studio effects, CrystalVoice effects, Creative ALchemy, Creative Host OpenAL / EAX5.0 HD, Creative Diagnostics, Dolby Digital Live encoder, DTS Connect encoder, Sound Blaster Speaker Setup, Creative Software AutoUpdate, Creative Product Registration. Ships with: Sound Blaster ZxR sound card, Sound Blaster DBpro card, Sound Blaster Audio Control Module, 1x Optical Cable, 1x Stereo(3.5mm)-to-RCA cable, 1x DBpro cable, Quick Start Leaflet, Installation CD containing: Drivers for Windows 7 and Windows 8, Creative Software suite, User's Guide.
CrystalVoice Voice Enhancement and Clarity Technology, express yourself and be heard crystal clear in video conferencing, multiplayer games and online chats
CrystalVoice FX, forge your own unique team identity in crystal clear audio; match your voice to your game avatar
High Quality Headphone Amp, supports studio quality headphones with up to 600 ohm impedance
Dolby Digital Live and DTS Connect, connect to your decoder or home theater system through a single digital cable for intense 5.1 surround sound from any source
Headphone/Speaker Switching means you never have to unplug your headphones again, just toggle between your headphone and speakers system with a flip of a switch
A signal to noise ratio or SNR of 124dB means your audio will be > 99.99% pure audio which is 34.4 times better than the average sound cards
High-Quality Audio Cables, enjoy high quality audio listening and recording with easy connection to your entertainment system, amplifier or active speaker via our premium analog and optical cables
Scout Mode, hear them before they hear you, proprietary technology allows you to hear your enemies from further away, giving you a distinct tactical advantage in combat
Lowest new price: $19.99
Lowest used price: $17.81
List price: $24.95
Brand: Turtle Beach
Turtle Beach Amigo II USB Sound Card & HeadUSB Sound Card &Headset Adapter Audio Advantage Amigo II Convertsa standard headset to USB, Stereo output drives headphones or powered speakers, Microphone input accepts headset or external mic, Perfect for online game chat and VoIP software, Powered by USB, no power adapter required, Premium sound quality-- No drivers required - 3.5mm jacks for Stereo HeadphoneOutput and Microphone Input
Turtle Beach Amigo II - USB Sound Card and Headset Adapter
The Amigo II USB sound card adds a stereo output and mic input to a Mac or PC and converts a standard headset into a USB headset. Because it uses a USB digital connection, the Amigo II isolates the audio signal from the noisy electronics inside a PC or laptop to provide higher-quality sound.
With a single USB connection, the Amigo II lets you conveniently add another sound port to your PC or laptop for easy access wherever you go. The stereo output can be used for connecting powered speakers, headphones or an external recording device. The microphone input can be used for connecting an external microphone or the boom mic on a headset. Amigo is a great accessory for laptop owners who want to enjoy high-quality audio on the road or at home.
Analog stereo output drives headphones or powered speakers
Microphone input accepts 3.5mm headset or external mic
Compatible with Windows® and Mac operating systems
Perfect for online game chat or VoIP software
Powered by USB - no power adapter needed
Converts a standard headset to USB
Stereo output drives headphones or powered speakers
Lowest new price: $79.99
List price: $99.99
Brand: Creative Labs
USB Sound Blaster X-Fi HD is an audiophile grade sound system with premium connectivity for your Notebook or PC. The front panel includes a conveniently located 1/4" microphone input and ¼ inch headphone jack with studio quality headphone amp and volume control. The rear panel features optical I/O, gold plated stereo RCA I/O plus an integrated phono preamp for direct recording of your vinyl collection from your turntable. Media Toolbox software lets you record, convert, enhance and organize your digital music easily, while THX TruStudio Pro technology brings you the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios.
Audiophile-grade components deliver unsurpassed USB audio quality with a signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of 114dB
THX TruStudio Pro is specially designed to bring the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios - to the PC
Phono preamp with RIAA EQ allows direct connection of your turntable to convert your vinyl to CD or MP3
Gold plated connectivity for maximum signal quality and easily accessible front mounted headphone and microphone jacks with convenient volume control
Creative Media Toolbox software allows you to record, playback, cleanup and organize your digital music easily
Lowest new price: $20.80
Lowest used price: $15.83
List price: $39.99
Brand: Creative Labs
Enjoy an audio experience that's just not possible with basic motherboard audio. Sound Blaster Audigy SE features high-quality audio that dramatically improves MP3 music listening, support for EAX ADVANCED HD 3.0 effects that make PC games come alive and multichannel 5.1 or 7.1 sound for immersive surround sound in music, movies and games. When it comes to PC Audio nothing compares to Sound Blaster! Music-Dramatically improve your MP3 music listening experience with crisp, clear 24-bit ADVANCED HD audio quality. Bring out the best in your music with Bass Boost, Smart Volume Management, Audio Clean-Up, and more! Listen to your favorite MP3 music in breathtaking 7.1 surround with CMSS surround technology.Games -Feel like you're actually in the game with realistic EAX ADVANCED HD 3.0 sound effects.Hear your enemies before they find you with 3D positional audio over multichannel speakers.Movies -Enjoy your blockbuster movies in surround sound with support for everything from headphones to multichannel 5.1 or 7.1 speakers.