The Creative Sound Blaster Z Soundcard. has been updated with the Sound Blaster Command software so you can have access to all the latest industry-leading audio technologies, all in one place.
Part of the ultra high-performance Z-Series of Sound Blaster sound cards, the 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.
A signal to noise ratio or SNR of 116dB means your audio will be more than 99.99% pristine, which is over 35.4 times better than motherboard audio.
Enjoy reduced latency with Audio Stream Input/Output (ASIO) support with the Sound Blaster Z. Hear your audio recordings come to life!
Stereo Direct lets you listen to your music pure and unprocessed at the amazing bit rate of 24-bit 192 kHz.
Experience like never before the power of Sound Blaster audio today! With Sound Blaster Z's gold-plated connectors, speaker optimization technology and digital content encoding capability, you can be assured of only the best digital audio possible.
SBX Pro Studio™ sound technologies create unprecedented levels of audio realism, including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headsets.
In gaming, if you're not communicating, you're not winning. Experience crystal clear communication 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.
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.
The multi-core Sound Core3D™ audio processor is 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.
Connect to your home theatre system through a single digital cable and enjoy cinematic DVD movies by transforming any stereo or multi-channel streams into high fidelity immersive surround sound.
Access unlocked! For all the old and new users of the Sound Blaster Z, we've updated the software from Sound Blaster Control Panel to Sound Blaster Command so you can enjoy the latest audio technologies! Get your hands on the full suite of Sound Blaster's industry-leading audio processing technologies including 7.1 Surround for an incredible immersion, Crystallizer that helps improve the dynamic range of audio, or Bass that provides bigger punch on the low end. All enhancements are fully customizable from the Sound Blaster Command software suite on PC.
|Audio Technology||Sound Core3D|
|Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR)||116 dB|
|Platform||PC - PCI-e x1|
|Speaker Out||3 x 3.5 mm jacks (Front, Rear, C/Sub)|
|Optical Out||1 x TOSLINK|
|Optical In||1 x TOSLINK|
|Headphone||1 x Amplified 3.5 mm jack|
|Line / Mic In||1 x 3.5 mm jack|
|Max Channel Output||5.1 Channels, 7.1 Virtual|
DTS Connect Encoding
SBX Pro Studio
Dolby Digital Technology
|Microphone||Frequency Response: 100Hz to 20kHz
Microphone Type: Dual-array Noise Canceling Condenser
|Supported Operating Systems||Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 10|
|Audio Fidelity||Up to 24-bit / 192 kHz|
|Included Accessories||Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone|