• Creative


Technical SpecificationsEdit

  • 24-bit Analog-to-Digital conversion of analog inputs at 96kHz sample rate
  • 24-bit Digital-to-Analog conversion of digital sources at 96kHz to analog 7.1 speaker output
  • 24-bit Digital-to-Analog conversion of stereo digital sources at 192kHz to stereo output
  • 16-bit to 24-bit recording sampling rates: 8, 11.025, 16, 22.05, 24, 32, 44.1, 48 and 96kHz
  • ASIO 2.0 support at 16-bit/44.1kHz, 16-bit/48kHz, 24-bit/44.1kHz 24-bit/48kHz and 24-bit/96kHz with direct monitoring
  • Enhanced SoundFont support at up to 24-bit resolution
  • 64MB of X-RAM

Audio PerformanceEdit

  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (20kHz Low-pass filter, A-Weighted)
  • Stereo Output: 109dB
  • Front and Rear Channels: 116dB
  • Center, Subwoofer and Side Channels: 116dB
  • Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise at 1kHz (20kHz Low-pass filter) = 0.008%
  • Frequency Response (-3dB, 24-bit/96kHz input) = <10Hz to 46kHz
  • Frequency Response (-3dB, 24-bit/192kHz input) = <10Hz to 88kHz (Stereo only)

On-Board ConnectivityEdit

  • Shared Line In / Microphone / Digital Out via 1/8” mini jack
  • Line level out (Front / Rear / Center / Subwoofer / Rear Center) via 3x 1/8” mini jacks
  • Internal line-level analog input via 4-pin Molex connector
  • X-Fi I/O Console upgrade connection (26 pin)

I/O Drive ConnectivityEdit

  • Headphone output with volume control knob (1/4-inch / 6.35 mm stereo jack)
  • Shared line in / Hi-Z in (1/4-inch / 6.35 mm stereo jack)
  • Shared line in / Microphone in (1/4-inch / 6.35 mm stereo jack)
  • Shared Auxiliary line in / Phono in (stereo RCA jacks)
  • Connection to Creative analog speaker systems for volume control (replaces the wired remote control or audio control pod that comes with the speakers)
  • MIDI in and out (two standard MIDI din connectors)
  • Optical SPDIF in and out (two TOSlink jacks)
  • Coaxial SPDIF in and out (two RCA jacks)
  • Connection to Sound Blaster X-Fi sound card (26 pin)