Creative has announced the Creative Sound Blaster Play! 2, a USB sound card that delivers a true-to-life 3D audio soundstage, and noiseless recordings for podcasts and video conferencing.
Compatible with all analog headsets and earbuds, the Sound Blaster Play! 2 delivers powerful audio via SBX Pro Studio technology, full audio settings customisation via Sound Blaster Play! 2 Control Panel, and optimised profiles for select earphone brands.
Designed with gamers in mind, the proprietary Scout Mode technology is a feature that lets users hear their enemies before their enemies hear them, providing a distinct tactical advantage on the battlefield.
The Creative Sound Blaster Play! 2 USB sound card, which supports Windows OS and Mac OS, provides the easiest, portable plug-and-play upgrade from basic, built-in audio to the award- winning Sound Blaster audio as experienced by millions of users all over the world.
With Sound Blaster Play! 2, users can enjoy better quality music wherever they go, and they can also experience fantastic 3D true-to-life surround sound in movies and games.
Sound Blaster Play! 2 Control Panel
Sound Blaster Control Panel lets user fully customise audio settings, and gives users access to optimised profiles for different headphones or earbuds.
USB Audio Recordings
USB connectivity allows for noiseless recordings for podcasts and video conferencing.
SBX Pro Studio
SBX Pro Studio increases and expands the virtual surround spaciousness, allowing users to enjoy cinema-quality sound in the comfort of their home. Improve audio effects to all headsets or earbuds.
Hear their enemies from further away and gain a distinct tactical advantage in combat.
Creative Software Suite
Creative ALchemy software that restores surround sound for legacy game titles
EAX Advanced HD 5.0 for games allows simultaneous recreation of multiple environments. There are over 400 existing games which use Creative EAX Advanced HD sound effects to provide better gaming sound.
Offers a cross-platform 3D Audio API that unlocks the full potential of Sound Blaster sound cards.
Supported Operating Systems
Mac OS X v10.6.8 and above, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or higher.
Pricing and Availability
The Creative Sound Blaster Play! 2 USB sound card, priced at SGD29, will be available in April 2014 at the online store at sg.creative.com.
For in-store availability, please refer to local authorised dealers.
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