Illuminate your gaming rig with Creative’s new Sound BlasterX AE-5 sound card

Creative has announced the latest addition to its Sound BlasterX pro-gaming series with the Sound BlasterX AE-5 at E3 2017. The PCIe sound card comes with discrete headphone amp that delivers the ultimate audio performance with the 122dB 32-bit/384kHz ESS Sabre™ DAC. A custom-designed 600Ω Xamp discrete headphone amp with an ultra low 1Ω output impedance also makes it perfectly capable of driving sensitive in-ear monitors as well as studio-grade headphones from 16Ω to 600Ω. Combining Creative’s proprietary quad-core Sound Core3D audio DSP and the 122dB ESS Sabre-Class DAC, together with Sound Blaster’s audio enhancement technologies,…

Round up: New gaming gear announced at gamescom 2015

1. Sound BlasterX Gaming Series Creative is back with its new line of Sound Blaster gaming products under its new BlasterX brand. Traditionally known for its sound card and gaming audio, the new BlasterX line includes the flagship BlasterX H7 7.1 Surround USB gaming headset, BlasterX P5 high performance in-ear gaming headset and BlasterX G5 – a 7.1 HD audio external sound card. Built with performance, durability and comfort in mind, the BlasterX products will also be powered by the new BlasterX Acoustic Engine which allows full audio customization. A Lite version of the…