It is a compressor that evens out the dynamic range of any given source so that quieter sounds are louder and loud sounds are quiet. Write a customer review. The “compression” that is meant here is not the digital file-size reduction achieved by digital audio data compression technologies like for example mp3. Creative Labs Sound Blaster Live! One thing I don’t like is when a song is ending and it fades away the sound gets distorted. Drench yourself in an exceptionally dynamic and sensational gaming world! I’m using this with Klipsch 5.

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I still have yet to try it with games, xtremfmusic I suspect that the sound will be awesome in that field aswell. Good sound quality but prone to hardware failure.

Environmental Audio Extensions is designed to be enabled by game developers within a game to enhance the “simulated-reality” the user is experiencing; for example, the ringing of game-world swords will sound differently depending on whether the protagonist is currently in a game-world temple vault or in a game-world open field.

Great hardware and software.

Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: The X-Fi sound cards by Creative support three dreative It is also much more flexible or versatile. Too many features to mention.

Sound Blaster X-Fi Platinum SB0460 7.1 Channel PCI Sound Card Windows 10 Compatible

Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Honestly this is the best sound card I’ve ever owned. Sorry, we’re having trouble showing recommendations right now.


The downside, as is with most technology today, help and description of individual apps is very lacking, and in some cases missing all together.

The X-Fi bit Crystalizer improves both low and high frequencies giving you smoother, cleaner sound. You may find some of the software overkill, but you may also find that app you’ve been looking for. Save on Sound Cards Internal Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days.

Sounc, you heard me right. Prior to the purchase I made sure Software and Drivers were available. The software that comes with the card is particularly good, and makes a huge difference in playback quality.

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You may also like. Don’t see what you’re looking for? I bought two and maybe I should have bought 3. It is best used in circumstances where noise disturbance might be an issue, late at night for instance. You will have the worst experience since you will not get sound notification just in case you need an alert for your attention.

The SB model is more than just a dedicated audio solution for your computer.

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You have numerous sound parameters you can adjust to make it sound like any kind of environment you like. No crackling or popping of any kind. It does some funny things with the volume level in regular music, though, and causes the sound card to overreact to regular PC sounds changing pages in the web browser, for instanceso you may not want to use this all of the time. X-Fi MB as a pure software solution has Windows as a system requirement [22] and thus does not provide Linux support.


Only Titanium card with no ffi for Windows XP.

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By using this cqrd, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Enabling this setting will apply special filtering algorithms in order to improve localization for sound sources located very close to the listener. I discovered this flaw after I had a replacement card shipped and installed.

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