• Ideal all-round solution for your PC gaming and entertainment needs
• Comes complete with the Sound Blaster beamforming microphone for crystal clear voice communication
• Takes the strain of audio processing away from your primary CPU, improving PC performance and audio quality
116 dB Signal-To-Noise Ratio
A signal to noise ratio or SNR of 116 dB means your audio will be more than 99.99% pristine, which is 35.4 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 clear communication
In gaming, if you're not communicating, you're not winning. Experience crystal clear communication with your teammates with the Crystal Voice™ suite of technologies that removes echoes, ambient noises and picks up your voice from within a zone (Crystal Voice Focus). It also maintains your voice level even if you move near or further away from the microphone.
Sound Blaster Beam forming Microphone
When used with Crystal Voice Focus, the bundled beam forming microphone creates an acoustic zone and suppresses noise outside it, enabling you to be heard with amazing clarity.
Sound Core3D audio processor
The quad-core Sound Core3D™ audio processor was designed to offload SBX Pro Studio and Crystal Voice effects processing from your primary CPU, improving your overall PC performance, resulting in drastically superior audio and voice quality.
Advanced home entertainment audio
Experience like never before the power of Sound Blaster audio with your home entertainment 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.
High fidelity surround sound
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.
Never unplug your headphones again
With the Sound Blaster Z-series Control Panel, just toggle between your headphone and speaker system with a flip of a switch.