Integrated High Definition Audio - Standard on all systems
Integrated HD Audio
Sound BlasterX AE 5 RGB PCI-E Sound Card
The Sound BlasterX AE-5 is a SABRE32 Ultra Class Hi-Resolution PCIe Gaming Sound Card and DAC with Xamp, a brand new discrete headphone amp utilizing bi-amplification technology. It delivers astonishingly pristine audio, and also shows off the Aurora Reactive Lighting System with 16.8 million customizable colours.

Xamp Discrete Headphone Amplification
The Sound BlasterX AE-5 is the first sound card to feature Xamp, our custom-designed discrete headphone amplifier. Each audio channel is individually amplified, allowing the AE-5 to deliver a whole new level of pristine audio fidelity in an unaltered lossless model to each earcup regardless of demand. The ultra-low 1O output impedance drives 16-600O headphones perfectly.

SABRE32 Ultra Class DAC
The Sound BlasterX AE-5 is a SABRE32 Ultra Class PCIe DAC which is perfect for hi-resolution audio for games, music, and movies. It delivers up to 32-bit 384kHz playback with a 122dB DNR, ultra-low distortion and jitter.

Aurora Reactive RGB Lighting System
Enjoy a symphony of lights and sound with the Aurora Reactive Lighting System! The AE-5 has customizable RGB LEDs on its body, and also features an included RGB LED strip. Program up to 16.8 million colours in different patterns with the free downloadable Sound Blaster Connect software for PC.

BlasterX Acoustic Engine
The Sound BlasterX AE-5 rides on Sound Blaster's long legacy of audio processing and enhancements. BlasterX Acoustic Engine is a suite of fully customizable audio processing technologies that deliver new levels of audio immersion and precision for the ultimate competitive advantage. These sound technologies create unprecedented levels of audio realism, including stunning 3D surround effects for your speakers and headsets.

Scout 2.0
Expand your horizon with the world's first smart gaming companion that enables you to visualize and see where enemies are on the radar through your mobile device for any First Person Shooter game. Scout mode has been given an updated feature that is sure to bring the pain to whoever you meet in the battlefield!Features• 122dB DNR SABRE-Class DAC: True audio fidelity with up to 32-bit/384kHz* hi-res lossless playback. *On Windows 10 or later.
• Aurora Reactive Lighting System: Built-in RGB controller to customize your rig with 16.8 million colours lighting.
• All New Scout 2.0: Visualize and pinpoint enemy’s position via a dedicated Scout Radar display on your mobile device and hear your enemies before you see them with Scout Mode.
• Xamp, Custom-Designed Discrete Headphone Amp: Discrete components in a dual-amp design amplify each audio channel individually for pristine, uncompromised audio. Ultra low 1O output impedance drives 16-600O headphones perfectly.
• Industry Leading Audio Processing: Full audio customization for enhanced audio realism with immersive 7.1 surround sound, accurate cues, bass boost and clearer vocals with BlasterX Acoustic Engine