Sound Blaster 5.1 VX

Quality surround audio for music, movies and games.


Quality surround audio for music, movies and games

Sound Blaster® 5.1 VX is the absolute choice for those looking for better quality audio solutions basic motherboard audio can not deliver.


Surround sound in music

Immerse yourself in your favorite tunes as the CMSS® technology upmixes any stereo audio content to up to 5.1 surround audio.
5.1 surround sound

Cinematic surround sound in movies

Enjoy captivating 5.1 multi-channel surround sound with the CMSS technology. Works with any software DVD player that supports Dolby® Digital or DTS® decoding.

Realistic gaming experience with EAX

Experience sound effects and 3D positional audio so realistic you feel as if you're in the game yourself!
Windows 8 Compatible

Works with Windows 8

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

A Closer Look

    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) 98dB
    • Connectivity Options (Main) Line / Mic In: 1 x shared 3.5mm jack
      Speaker Out : 3 x 3.5mm jacks
    • Max Channel Output 5.1 Channels
    • Supported Operating Systems Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® XP SP2 or higher, Windows Vista® SP1 or higher, Windows® 10
    • Audio Fidelity Up to 24-bit / 96kHz
    • Platform PC - PCI 2.1
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    • System Requirements
      • Intel® Pentium® 4 1.6 GHz, AMD® Athlon XP 2000+ processor or equivalent
      • Intel, AMD or 100% compatible motherboard chipset
      • Microsoft® Windows® 8, Windows® 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP (SP2 or x64 Edition) or Windows 2000 (SP4)
      • 512MB RAM and 600MB of free hard disk space
      • Available PCI slot
      • Amplified speakers (available separately)

      Note :
      Other applications, especially games, may have higher system requirements. Refer to the applications documentation for details.

    • Download Drivers
      • PCI Sound Blaster 5.1 VX card
      • Quick start Guide
      • User Guide (on CD)
      • Installation CD
    • 1-year Limited Hardware Warranty

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