Sound Blaster and Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel have once again teamed up to create the ultimate PC gaming audio card. Whether you’re on a headset or desktop speakers you’ll have a distinct tactical advantage over the competition with massively powerful THX TruStudio Pro audio technologies that deliver incredibly immersive surround sound with pin-point accurate audio placement. Go “headset-free” with exclusive CrystalVoice Voice Clarity technology and the included Sound Blaster advanced beamforming microphone for a new way to communicate with your team mates by allowing for advanced voice communication even while playing audio over speakers! Get the PC audio choice of Champions, and hear the sound of victory. Get Sound Blaster.
Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D THX PCIe Fatal1ty Pro Sound Card
Sound Blaster and Johnathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel have once again teamed up to create the ultimate PC gaming audio card. Whether you're on a headset or desktop speakers you'll have a distinct tactical advantage over the competition with massively powerful THX TruStudio Pro audio technologies that deliver incredibly immersive surround sound with pin-point accurate audio placement. Go "headset-free" with exclusive CrystalVoice Voice Clarity technology and the included Sound Blaster advanced beamforming microphone for a new way to communicate with your team mates by allowing for advanced voice communication even while playing audio over speakers. Get the PC audio choice of Champions, and hear the sound of victory. Get Sound Blaster.
Impressive internal hardware, complete with a red-hot glowing Sound Core3D processor
Bundled technologies create unprecendented levels of audio and voice quality
Included beamforming microphone plus amp support for studio headsets
Hardware-accelerated THX TruStudio Pro audio technologies deliver unsurpassed audio playback quality, while the innovative CrystalVoice processing, coupled with the included beamforming microphone, gives you the edge in multiplayer games with crystal clear vocal fidelity. Its impressive internal hardware is matched by an equally stunning design, complete with a red-hot glowing Sound Core3D processor.
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.
Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D THX PCIe Fatal1ty Pro Sound Card
- Included Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone
- THX TruStudio Pro audio technologies for unsurpassed audio playback quality
- CrystalVoice Technology for crystal clear voice clarity
- Engineered for low power consumption and high performance
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Powered by Sound Core3D
Sound Core3D is a high performance Sound and Voice processor for accelerating advanced audio and voice technologies. The quad-core Sound Core3D audio processor offloads THX TruStudio Pro and CrystalVoice effects processing from your primary CPU, improving your gaming experience with faster frame rates and drastically superior audio and voice quality.
THX TruStudio Pro Sound Technology
THX TruStudio Pro Sound Technology creates unprecedented levels of audio realism including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headphones by producing additional virtual speakers around, above and below you.
CrystalVoice Voice Enhancement And Clarity Technology
Let your teammates hear you clearly thanks to the CrystalVoice suite of realtime audio processing tools. CrystalVoice Acoustic Echo Cancellation eliminates echoes that interfere with your conversation. CrystalVoice Noise Reduction eliminates unwanted background noise from your conversation. CrystalVoice Smart Volume allows you to be heard clearly without having to shout or whisper. CrystalVoice FX morphs your voice into different characters and accents. And CrystalVoice Focus suppresses noise outside your acoustic zone and be heard with amazing clarity.
Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone
When used with CrystalVoice Focus, the included stereo microphone creates an acoustic zone and suppresses noise outside it, enabling you to be heard with amazing clarity.
Hear your enemies before they hear you. Scout Mode is a proprietary technology that allows you to hear your enemies from further away, giving you a distinct tactical advantage in combat.
Dolby Digital Live
Connect the Recon3D to your home theater system through a single digital cable and enjoy cinematic DVD movies by transforming any stereo or Dolby Digital 5.1 audio streams into high fidelity immersive surround sound.
Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIe Control Panel Software
Calibrate and customize every aspect of the Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIe audio and voice settings to really get into your game.
High Quality Headphone Amp
The dedicated high quality headphone amp supports studio quality headphones and headsets with up to 600 ohm impedance.
What's in the Box?
Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Professional PCIe sound card, Quick Start leaflet, installation CD containing drivers for Windows, Creative software suite, and User's Guide.
- 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)
- 1GB RAM
- 600 MB of free hard disk space
- Available PCI Express (x1, x4 or x16) slot
- Available CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
Which Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D Sound Card is Right for You?
| ||Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Champion |
|Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Pro |
|Sound Blaster Recon3D THX PCIe |
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|Microphone in ||2 x 1/8" mini jacks ||1 x 1/8" mini jack ||1 x 1/8" mini jack |
|Headphone ||2 x 1/8" mini jacks ||1 x 1/8" mini jack ||1 x 1/8" mini jack |
|Speaker Out ||3 x 1/8" mini jacks ||3 x 1/8" mini jacks ||3 x 1/8" mini jacks |
|Auxiliary In ||Stereo RCA jacks || || |
|TOSLINK Optical Out/In || || || |
|Speaker Support |
|Stereo/ 2.1 Speakers || || || |
|5.1 Speakers || || || |
|Headphones || || || |
|Bus Connection |
|PCI Express 1x || || || |
|Bundled Software |
|Sound Blaster Recon3D Control Panel || || || |
|THX TruStudio Pro Effects || || || |
|CrystalVoice Effects || || || |
|EAX Advanced HD || || || |
|OpenAL || || || |
|Creative Alchemy || || || |
|Creative Music Server || || || |
|Package Contents |
|Sound Card ||Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Champion ||Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Professional ||Sound Blaster Recon3D |
|Installation CD || || || |
|Quick Start Leaflet || || || |
|Sound Blaster Beamforming Microphone || || || |
|Sound Blaster I/O Drive || || || |