Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio PCI Express

PCIe 7.1 Sound Card

Watch DVDs or downloaded videos with full cinematic surround sound.


Maximise the audio potential of your new PCI Express-ready PC.

Upgrade your new PC to award-winning Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity audio! Creative's Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio PCI Express transforms MP3 music and movies over headphones or surround sound speakers. X-Fi Crystalizer restores the details and vibrancy lost during MP3 and DivX compression, breathing life back into any audio. X-Fi CMSS-3D expands stereo music and movie sound tracks into amazing surround sound even over regular headphones, with OpenAL and EAX 4.0 support for enhanced gaming. The perfect addition to PCI Express-ready PCs, this Windows Vista compliant card features extended connectivity thanks to its integrated digital optical input and output.
  • Full height Windows Vista compliant PCI Express card for the latest desktop PCs.
  • X-Fi 24-bit Crystalizer restores the details and vibrancy lost during audio compression, enhancing MP3/WMA music, DivX movies, TV and radio.
  • X-Fi CMSS-3D Surround up-mixes MP3 audio to 5.1 or 7.1 surround. X-Fi CMSS-3D Headphone delivers incredible surround sound for movies and music over stereo headphones.
  • Free download of Cyberlink's PowerDVD software with DTS® and Dolby Digital®-EX decoding for the ultimate in DVD movies. Enjoy immersive gaming over headphones with OpenAL and EAX 4.0 support.
  • Entertainment Console gives easy setup and control.
  • Comprehensive connectivity includes an integrated digital optical input and output.

Works with Windows 8

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

A Closer Look At Your Product

      • Playback: Stereo/Surround: up to 24bit/96kHz
      • Recording: up to 24-bit/96kHz
      • SPDIF: up to 24-bit/96kHz
      • Windows Vista/UAA (Universal Audio Architecture) Compliant
      • Full Height, PCI Express 1x card


      • Mic In/Line In
      • Headphone/Front Left & Right Speaker Output
      • Side Left & Right Speaker Output
      • Center/Sub Output
      • Rear Left & Right Speaker Output
      • Optical Digital Output
      • Optical Digital Input
      • Internal Intel HD Audio Compatible Front Panel Header (2x5pin)


      • 1 year limited hardware warranty
    • System Requirements
      • Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows® 8, Windows® 7, Windows Vista™, Microsoft Windows® XP (Service Pack 2, x64 Edition or Media Center Edition)
      • Intel® Pentium® 4 1.6 GHz, AMD® Athlon XP 2000+ processor or equivalent
      • Windows XP: 256MB RAM, Windows Vista: 512MB RAM
      • 600 MB of free hard disk space
      • Available PCI Express® slot (1x, 4x, 8x or 16x)
      • CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive Headphones or amplified speakers (available separately)
      • Internet connection required for Cyberlink PowerDVD download
    • Download Drivers
    • Manuals / Safety and Regulatory information
      • Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio PCI Express sound card
      • Quick Start leaflet
      • Installation and applications CD
    • 2-year limited hardware warranty

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