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Sound BlasterX AE-5, Internal, 7.1 channels, w/ Amplifier, PCI Express 2.0 x1, Sound Card

SKU: 11501086

Manufacturer: CREATIVE

MPN: 70SB174000000

Availability: Out of Stock

The Sound BlasterX AE-5 is a SABRE32 Ultra Class Hi-Resolution PCIe Gaming Sound Card and DAC with Xamp, a brand new discrete headphone amp utilizing bi-amplification technology. It delivers astonishingly pristine audio, and also shows off the Aurora Reactive Lighting System with 16.8 million customizable colors.

  • Industry Leading Audio Processing
  • Updated, refined and perfected through years of being the clear leader in the sound processing field, the AE-5 is featured packed with the latest and greatest version of our award winning audio processing effects and algorithms that improves your music, movie and gaming experience along with crystal clear vocal reproduction and in-game voice communication enhancements that are always imitated but never duplicated
  • Hi-resolution gaming DAC
  • Plays up to 32-bit, 384 KHz high resolution pristine audio with SABRE-class DAC with 122dB dynamic range that satisfies the most demanding needs of pro-gamers and pro-audio users (More resolution means more room for audio processing for compromise signal quality)
  • Xamp, Our custom-designed discrete headphone amplifier
  • A custom-designed, dual-amp headphone amplifier built using discrete components capable of driving studio class headphones of up to 600 ohms
Brand Creative
Series Sound BlasterX
Model AE-5
Part 70SB174000000
Audio core
Channels 7.1
Sample Rate 384 KHz
Digital Audio 32-bit
SNR 122dB
SPDIF Out 1 x TOSLINK Optical Out
MIC In 1 x 3.5mm Mic In
Other Ports 1 x 1/8" Front Out
1 x 1/8" Rear Out
1 x 1/8" Center / Sub Out
1 x 1/8" (3.5mm) Headphone / Headset Out
Operating Systems Supported Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7
System Requirements Windows
Intel Core i3 or AMD equivalent processor
Intel, AMD or 100% compatible motherboard
Microsoft Windows 10 32 / 64 bit, 8.1 / 8.0 32 / 64 bit, Windows 7 32 / 64 bit
> 600 MB of free hard disk space
Available PCIe slot
Features Xamp Discrete Headphone Amplification

SABRE Ultra Class DAC

Aurora Reactive Lighting System

BlasterX Acoustic Engine

Pristine, Pure, Perfect
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions 0.79" x 5.71" x 5.24"
Package Contents
Package Contents Sound BlasterX AE-5
1 x LED Strip (30 cm / 10 LEDs)
1 x Extension Cable
Quick Start Leaflet
Warranty Leaflets