Sound Blaster Recon3D Professional Audio

Sound Core3D Card for Audio Recording

Possibly the most advanced Sound Core3D sound card ever made. Hardware-accelerated THX® TruStudio Pro™ audio technologies deliver unsurpassed audio playback and recording quality, while the innovative CrystalVoice™ processing lets you communicate with crystal clear vocal fidelity in your online chats.

FEATURES

Creative's most advanced sound card

Sound Blaster Recon3D Professional Audio, powered by Sound Core3D™, is the possibly the most advanced sound card ever made. Hardware-accelerated THX® TruStudio Pro™ audio technologies deliver unsurpassed audio playback and recording quality, while the innovative CrystalVoice™ processing lets you communicate with crystal clear vocal fidelity in your online chats, video conferencing and multiplayer games. If you're serious about getting the most our of your audio, don't settle for anything less than the best.

Sound Core3D quad-core audio processor

Powered by Sound Core3D™ quad-core audio processor

Sound Core3D is a high performance sound and voice processor that accelerates THX TruStudio Pro and CrystalVoice processing effects, offloading these processing requirements from your primary CPU and thus drastically improving your audio experience with superior audio and voice quality.
Hardware-accelerated THX TruStudio Pro

THX® TruStudio Pro™ technologies

THX TruStudio Pro sound technologies create unprecedented levels of audio realism, including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headsets.
CrystalVoice

CrystalVoice™ voice enhancement and clarity technology

Express yourself and be heard clearly in video conferencing, multiplayer games and online chats.
Dolby Digital Live

Dolby® Digital Live encoding

Dolby Digital Live encoding allows you to connect to your decoder or home theatre system through a single TOSlink for compelling 5.1 surround sound.
Premium audio cables

Premium cables

Enjoy high quality audio listening and recording with easy connection to your entertainment system, amplifier or active speaker via our premium analog and optical cables.
Dedicated headphone amplifier

Dedicated high quality headphone amplifier

Supports studio quality headphones and headsets of up to 600 ohm impedance.
Beamforming microphone

Sound Blaster beamforming microphone

When used with CrystalVoice™ Focus, this included stereo microphone creates an acoustic zone and suppresses noise outside it, enabling you to be heard with amazing clarity.
Windows 8 Compatible

Works with Windows 8

We have updated audio drivers that will allow you to enjoy the ultimate in Sound Blaster performance in Windows 8.
Click here to download the latest drivers.
Windows 7 compatible

Works with Windows 7

Compatible with Windows® 7, 32- or 64-bit operating systems. Enjoy the ultimate in Sound Blaster performance.

Connect to your favourite audio equipment with ease.

Connectivity Options

A Closer Look At Your Product

    • SPECIFICATIONS
    • Output 5.1 Channels
    • Audio Processor Sound Core3D
    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) 102dB
    • Connectivity Options (Main) Headphone: 1 x Amplified 3.5mm jack
      Speaker Out: 3 x 3.5mm jacks (Front,Rear,C/Sub)
      Line / Mic In: 1 x shared 3.5mm jack
      Optical Out: 1 x TOSLINK
      Optical In: 1 x TOSLINK
    • Headphone Amp Up to 600 Ohms
    • Max Channel Output 5.1 Channels
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    • System Requirements
      • Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or AMD® equivalent processor, 2.2 GHz or faster
      • Intel, AMD or 100% compatible motherboard
      • Microsoft® Windows® 8, Windows® 7 (32/64-bit)
      • 1GB RAM
      • 600MB of free hard disk space
      • Available PCI Express® (x1, x4 or x16) slot
      • Available CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
    • Download Drivers
    • Owner's Manual
    • PACKAGE CONTENTS
      • Sound Blaster Recon3D Professional Audio sound card
      • Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone
      • 3.5mm stereo-to-RCA cable
      • Optical cable
      • Quick Start leaflet
      • Installation CD containing:
        • Drivers for Windows®
        • Creative software suite
        • User's Guide
      • Creative Media Toolbox CD
    • WARRANTY
    • 1-year limited hardware warranty