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Creative Labs Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus Internal 5.1 channels PCI-E

Creative Labs Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus Internal 5.1 channels PCI-E

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Creative Labs Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus. Audio output channels: 5.1 channels, Audio quality: 32 bit, Line-out Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR): 122 dB. Host interface: PCI-E, Headphone connectivity: 3.5 mm. Dolby technologies: DTS, Dolby Digital Live, Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): 0.00032%, Product colour: Black. Windows operating systems supported: Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1. Minimum RAM: 1000 MB, Minimum processor: Intel Core i3

Hi-res PCI-e Gaming Sound Card and DAC with RGB Lighting, Dolby Digital Live, and DTS Encoding\n\nUPGRADE PROGRAM FOR SOUND BLASTERX AE-5 CUSTOMERS\nCustomers who purchased the Sound BlasterX AE-5 (non-Plus version) directly from in the last 90 days now have the option of returning the product back to us. This option is only available to those who would like to upgrade to the Sound Blaster AE-5 Plus for additional Dolby Digital and DTS support.\n\nSound BlasterX AE-5 Plus—Now with Dolby Digital Live and DTS Encoding for more surround sound delivery options!\nBe one of the proud OPs showing off their gaming rigs on r/battlestations! The Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus is a perfect convergence between aesthetics and performance that features a SABRE32 ultra-class hi-res PCI-e gaming sound card and DAC with customizable RGB LEDs on its body, and comes with an included RGB LED strip. It also features our award-winning Xamp discrete headphone amp that utilizes a bi-amplification technology, as well as our full suite of industry-leading audio processing technologies including Surround Virtualization.\n\nCustom Xamp Discrete Headphone Bi-amp\nMaximize your prized headset's potential! Powerful headsets require audiophile-grade headphone amplifier to drive outstanding audio performance, and that's where Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus comes in. The hi-res sound card features Xamp, our custom-designed discrete headphone bi-amplifier.\n\nTypical Headphone Amp\nIn a typical headphone amp, your left and right channels are amplified all at once using the same amplifier IC.\n\nXamp Headphone Amp\nIn Xamp discrete headphone bi-amp, each audio channel is individually amplified, allowing the Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus to deliver pristine audio fidelity in an unaltered lossless model to each earcup regardless of demand.\n\nIt also features an ultra-low 1? headphone output impedance that can drive studio-grade headphones of up to 600?, including high-end planar-magnetic headphones.\n\nThe end result? Silky smooth audio regardless of how dynamic or demanding the current audio scene may be. From times when you need a break from gaming, the Xamp also satisfies even the most demanding needs of audiophiles seeking for music in its original form, and appreciate music the way it is intended to be.\n\nSABRE-class DAC\nThe Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus is a SABRE-class PCI-e DAC that is perfect for high resolution audio for games, music and movies. It delivers extremely clean 122 dB DNR audio stream at up to 32-bit / 384 kHz playback with ultra-low distortion and jitter.\n\nAurora Reactive Lighting System\nEnjoy a symphony of lights and sound with the Aurora Reactive Lighting System! The Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus has customizable RGB LEDs on its body, and also features an included RGB LED strip. Program up to 16.8 million colors in different patterns with the free downloadable Sound Blaster Command software for PC.\n\nSurround Sound Technologies\nTransform your gaming audio into immersive, theatrical audio! On top of support for Dolby Digital Live and DTS Connect Encoding, the Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus also features discrete 5.1 on speakers, and up to 7.1 virtual surround on both speakers and headphones.\n\nSound Blaster Acoustic Engine\nThe Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus rides on Sound Blaster's long legacy of audio processing and enhancements, available through the Sound Blaster Command software. The Sound Blaster Acoustic Engine is a suite of fully customizable audio processing technologies deliver new levels of audio immersion and precision for the ultimate competitive advantage. These sound technologies create unprecedented levels of audio realism, including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headsets.\n\nScout Mode\nActivate Scout Mode to give yourself a distinct tactical advantage! This tried and tested technology enhances important in-game audio cues—such as footsteps and weapon switching sounds—allowing you to quickly and accurately pinpoint your opponents' location before they pinpoint yours!\n\nPristine, Pure, Perfect\nGo all out and express your style! The Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus also comes in a special white edition. Apart from its pure white casing, the Pure Edition comes with four LED strips–three more than the standard version–so you can build the perfect rig that’s truly yours.

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Condition & Warranty

Official Creative Manufacturer Refurbished product with full 6 month warranty. Comes in original retail box with all original accessories but may show signs of handling or previous use.

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