Sound Blaster Recon 3D PCIe
Pure acceleration for your gaming audio
The next generation Sound Blaster card - the Sound Blaster Recon3D - is
powered by Sound Core3D™ and heralds a new age in 3D gaming audio and
online voice communication. Hardware-accelerated THX® TruStudio Pro™
audio technologies deliver unsurpassed audio playback quality, while the
innovative CrystalVoice™ processing lets you communicate with crystal clear
vocal fidelity in your multiplayer games, online chats and video conferencing.
Engineered for low power consumption and high performance, the Sound
Core3D processor is Creative's first sound and voice processor to integrate a
quad-core high-performance digital signal processor (DSP) and high-quality
converters onto a single chip.
Powered by Sound Core3D™ quad-core audio processor
The revolutionary Sound Core3D Audio and Voice chipset accelerates THX
TruStudio Pro and CrystalVoice processing effects, drastically improving your
gaming experience with faster frame rates, more immersive gaming audio,
and crystal clear voice communications.
THX® TruStudio Pro™ technologies
THX TruStudio Pro sound technologies create unprecedented levels of audio
realism, including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and
CrystalVoice™ voice enhancement and clarity technology
Express yourself and be heard clearly in video conferencing, multiplayer
games and online chats.
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.
Dedicated high quality headphone amplifier
Supports studio quality headphones and headsets of up to 600 ohm
Scout Mode™ - Hear them before they hear you.
This proprietary technology allows you to hear your enemies from further
away, giving you a distinct tactical advantage in combat.
Works with Windows 7
Compatible with Windows® 7, 32- or 64-bit operating systems. Enjoy the
ultimate in Sound Blaster performance.
Multiple connectivity options
Connect to your favorite audio equipment with ease.
Technical Specifications
24-bit Analog-to-Digital conversion of analog inputs (up
to 96 kHz sample rate)
24-bit Digital-to-Analog conversion of digital sources (up
to 96 kHz sample rate to analog outputs)
16-bit to 24-bit recording sampling rates: 8,11.025,16,
22.05, 24, 32, 44.1, 48 and 96kHz
Line In / Microphone In: Shared 1/8" mini jack
Headphone: 1 x 1/8" mini jack
Speaker Out: 3x 1/8" mini jacks
Optical Out: TOSLINK
Optical In: TOSLINK
Speaker Support
Stereo/2.1 Speakers
5.1 Speakers
Bus Connection:
PCI Express 1x
Minimum System Requirements
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or AMD® equivalent processor, 2.2
GHz or faster
Intel, AMD® or 100% compatible motherboard
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32/64-bit)
600MB of free hard disk space
Available PCI Express® (x1, x4 or x16) slot
Available CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIe sound card
Quick Start leaflet
Installation CD containing:
Drivers for Windows®
Creative software suite
User's Guide
Creative Software Suite
Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIe Control Panel
THX® TruStudio Pro™ effects
o THX TruStudio Pro Surround™
o THX TruStudio Pro Crystalizer™
o THX TruStudio Pro Bass™
THX® TruStudio Pro Smart Volume™
o THX TruStudio Pro Dialog Plus™
CrystalVoice effects
o CrystalVoice™ Acoustic Echo Cancellation
o CrystalVoice™ Noise Reduction
o CrystalVoice™ Smart Volume
o CrystalVoice™ FX
o CrystalVoice™ Focus
EAX Advanced HD
Creative Alchemy
Creative Music Server
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