Add powerful sound processing to your PC for less!
Improve your PC's sound performance with the Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi SB0460 7.1 PCI Sound Card! This card features the CA20K1-PAG audio processor and connects to your desktop PC via the PCI interface. The Sound Blaster X-Fi SB0460 is a great value for 7.1-channel speaker systems.
Enjoy clean crisp audio with this Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi SB0460 7.1 PCI Sound Card.
Bus mastering reduces latency and speeds up system performance
Sound Blaster X-Fi Audio Processor:
Advanced hardware accelerated digital effects processing
All new dedicated DSP capable of both time and frequency domain audio processing
128 3D voices with advanced 3D positional audio rendering algorithms
Professional quality digital mixing and equalization maintaining 24-bit accuracy
User-selectable Master Sampling Rate for bit-matching professional audio applications
Ultra-high quality sample rate conversion for gaming and professional audio applications
Professional Digital Audio Processing:
24-bit Analog-to-Digital conversion of analog inputs at 96 kHz sample rate
24-bit Digital-to-Analog conversion of digital sources at 96 kHz to analog 7.1 speaker output
24-bit Digital-to-Analog conversion of stereo digital sources at 192 kHz to stereo output
16-bit to 24-bit recording sampling rates: 8, 11.025, 16, 22.05, 24, 32, ,44.1, 48 and 96 kHz
ASIO 2.0 support at 16-bit/44.1 kHz, 16-bit/48 kHz, 24-bit/44.1 kHz, 24-bit/48 kHz and 24-bit/96 kHz
Supports Sony/Philips Digital Interface (SPDIF) format of up to 24-bit/96 kHz quality
SPDIF output at selectable sampling rate of 44.1, 48 or 96 kHz
SPDIF output not available during playback of protected digital audio content authored with DRM (Digital Rights Management) technology
ASIO 2.0 with direct monitoring
Accelerated ASIO for ultra low latency
Enhanced SoundFont support of up to 24-bit resolution
Flexible Mixer Control:
Selectable input source or mixing of various audio sources for recording
Adjustable master volume control
Separate bass and treble control
Front and rear balance control
Muting, soloing and panning control for mixer sources
Mode Selector Control:
Three exclusive working modes (Entertainment Mode, Audio Creation Mode and Game Mode), optimized to perform key tasks within each category of usage
Creative MultiSpeaker Surround (CMSS):
CMSS-3DSurround: Up mixes mono or stereo sources to 4, 5.1, 6.1 or 7.1 channels
CMSS-3DHeadphones: Provides a multichannel playback experience over headphones for all types of content
CMSS-3DVirtural: Provides a multichannel playback experience over two loudspeakers for all types of content
CMSS-3DInteractive: Delivers multichannel 3D audio positioning for 3D games and 3DMIDI. Works in conjunction with CMSS-3DHeadphone and CMSS-3DVirtual to provide advanced 3D positional audio over headphones and two or four loudspeakers
Sound Blaster X-Fi has received the prestigious THX Multimedia Certification award, making it the perfect choice for PC audiophiles seeking the very best music and movie experiences.
Dolby Digital and Digital Surround EX Decoding:
Decodes Dolby Digital Surround EX to 7.1 or 6.1 channels, or will pass through a compressed SPDIF bit stream to an external decoder
Bass Redirection: Enhances bass output to subwoofer for small satellite speaker systems
Crossover Bass Frequency (10-200 Hz): Adjustable to standalone subwoofer units for desired bass level
Adjustable Center, Rear Center and LFE level control
Support DTS decoding for 5.1 audio
Support DTS-CD playback and decoding for 5.1 audio
Support DTS-ES for 7.1/6.1 audio
DTS-ES Matrix 6.1 for decoding 5.1-channel soundtracks with a back surround channel matrix encoded into the left and right surround channel
DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 for 6.1 soundtracks mastered with a discrete back surround channel
Support DTS Neo: 6 for up mixing two-channel matrix-encoded sources
One (1) AD Link connector
One (1) FlexiJack (3-in-1 function jack Microphone in/Line-in/Digital I/O connections)
One (1) Line-out jack (number one)
One (1) Line-out jack (number two)
One (1) Line-out jack (number three)
Vcc, nominal current 1000 mA
+12V, nominal current 150 mA
One (1) CD IN analog input
One (1) Power (powers the X-Fi I/O console not included)
One (1) AD_EXT connector
One (1) SPDIF_10 connector
FCC, CE, BSMI, MIC, WEEE
Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi SB0460 7.1-Channel PCI Sound Card only
It is your responsibility as a buyer to ensure this is compatible with your hardware or operating system before buying.
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Unless expressly mentioned in the description, there will be no other parts included with the item. This includes items such as drivers, cables, manuals, warranty cards etc. Hard drives, tape drives, caddies etc. will not include any screws, fixing rails unless expressly mentioned.
We aims to deliver items ordered to you as soon possible. As a guide, we estimate that most items will be delivered according the following timescales. To help you plan for your delivery, we will send you an e-mail with tracking details, as soon as your order has been shipped.
Free Delivery: Monday-Friday (2-5 Working Days)
Fast Delivery: Monday-Friday (1-2 Working Days)
Next Working Day Delivery: if ordering before 1pm it is next day (excluding Saturday/Sunday), if you place order Saturday/Sunday we will dispatch your order Monday for delivery Tuesday.
Please note that Saturdays, Sundays, and Bank Holidays are not classed as working days.
Delivery services may take longer if you live in remote areas like the Scottish Highlands and Northern Ireland. As a result, Next Day service may not be guaranteed.
International Delivery (not including customs processing)
You can choose UPS Courier at checkout, please fill in your address first to get a shipping quote. International orders are usually delivered within couple of days, speed depends on the services selected.
Goods are despatched Monday – Friday only.
Sending goods outside the United Kingdom may result in additional local customs clearance charges and taxes. Failure to pay these charges and taxes on arrival will result in the goods being returned to us. In such instances we may refund your order and delivery fees but retain a re-processing fee to cover the return costs and customs processing fees.
Changes from 1st January 2021 – Brexit
On 1st January 2021 the UK left the EU. A consequence of this is that goods purchased from the UK for delivery in the EU are now subject to additional duties and taxes as well as increased shipping costs. To our European customers we offering following delivery option:
Delivery Only Service – we will deliver your order excluding any customs clearance fees, import charges and taxes. When the goods arrive in your country you will be contacted by the delivery company to pay these additional costs directly to them before final delivery as the importer of record.
Delivery is processed under the ‘Delivery at Place’ (DAP) Incoterm.
We would advise you to check the cost of delivery before making purchase as the customs clearance fees, import charges and taxes can amount to quite a significant cost.
We are so confident in the quality of our work that we stand behind every MicroDream Certified Refurbished product with a 12 Month Warranty as standard and we are able to offer our 30 Day Money Back Guarantee with complete confidence.
We guarantee this product against all hardware faults for a period of 12 months from receipt of the product.
If there is a hardware fault within the first 30 days of receipt we will arrange for collection free of charge and replace or repair the product.
If there is a hardware fault after the first 30 days, you are responsible for safely returning the product to us. We can arrange collection for £19 including VAT. We will pay for the carriage of the replacement or repaired product back to you.
WHO IS COVERED? This warranty is non-transferable and covers only the original end purchaser. An original or copy of a sales invoice is required for warranty service.
WHAT IS COVERED? In the event of your PC hardware developing a fault you can return it for repair or replacement (or equivalent).
WHAT IS NOT COVERED?
Normal wear and tear of Product use
Misuse, lack of care, mishandling, accident, abuse or other abnormal use
Use of the Product other than for its intended purpose
Damage caused by improper or unauthorized repair or maintenance
Warranty is void if repairing without our consent or warranty seal is broken
Product that has been modified or altered
Software issues (any problems associated with software – whether bundled or installed by user, file corruption, internet setup etc.)
Accidental damage like breaking the screen or spilling liquid on it. You would need independent insurance to cover this.
Used batteries, although we do guarantee that it will hold at least one hour's charge. We will replace batteries which do not meet these criteria if reported within one week of receipt and the battery supplied is returned. Batteries are considered as consumable items - as they are expected to degrade over time. Some may require replacement.