Boost audio performance for games and home entertainment with the Sound Blaster Z SE PCIe Sound Card from Creative Labs. Featuring a PCIe x1 interface, this sound card provides 3.5mm ports for microphone and line input, headphone output, and front, rear, and center speaker outputs. TOSLINK S/PDIF input and output ports are also present. Utilizing the Sound Core3D audio processor, the Sound Blaster Z SE supports 5.1 Surround Sound as well as virtual 7.1 Channel sound.
Take advantage of sample rates up to 24 bits at 192 kHz. A 116 dB signal-to-noise ratio ensures clear audio, and an integrated 600-ohm headphone amp supports studio-grade headsets. Presets for game-specific audio offer tailored audio for popular titles. Headphone and mic presets also allow you to optimize audio for your gear, too. The Sound Blaster Z SE PCIe sound card is compatible with Windows 7 and later. An Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD equivalent processor is required, and a processing speed of 2.2 GHz is recommended. This sound card can be used with AMD or Intel motherboards with an available PCIe x1, x4, or x16 slot. The Sound Blaster Z SE also requires 1GB of RAM and more than 600MB of available drive space.