#TeamSpeakers or #TeamHeadphones? Why not both? The Sound Blaster X4 supports up to 7.1 discrete and virtual audio channels, so you won't have to compromise on the way you enjoy your audio. It is also capable of incredible sound performance—acoustics depth and detail—giving a new lease of life to your headphones and speakers.
Also, it offers not just one, but three different surround sound delivery options. Feel free to discover the unique characteristics of each surround option, try them out on different types of media content, and maybe—relive that favorite piece of yours in a whole new light.
More than just surround technology, Super X-Fi is our award-winning audio technology that captures the listening experience of a high-end multi-speaker system in a professional studio to recreates the same expansive experience in headphones. Without missing out on audio cues and immersive ambient effects, you'll be able to hear the details effortlessly from your headphones—especially spoken dialogs in shows—with natural and lifelike soundstage that's deeply immersive and highly realistic, akin to the movie theaters.
Once set up, simply toggle Super X-Fi on and off using the SXFI button located on the device itself.
Setting up your Super X-Fi profile is simpler than it looks!
Follow these steps to create your profile and upload it onto your Sound Blaster X4:
And you are done. You can toggle the Super X-Fi effects on and off directly on the Sound Blaster X4, or control the feature from the Creative app.
We've been in this space for a long time—more than 30 years to boot. With our renowned Surround Virtualization technology, expect top-tier surround processing made possible through our highly optimized algorithms. To put it simply, these algorithms intelligently identify and enhance the spatial information of the incoming audio, and optimize it for the chosen output format, drawing you to where the action is for a complete and immersive auditory experience.
For Windows users, the Sound Blaster X4 also features Dolby Digital Live for convenient encoding of any audio sources to multi-channel surround sound in real-time, all while transmitting data using only a single optical cable solution for decoding in a home theater system.
Skip the unnecessary microphone controls, focus on your online meetings, and sound clear in them without the annoying background noise!
Developed to solve common pain points for Windows 10 users on conference apps, our SmartComms Kit simplifies the way you communicate online via a suite of smart communication features. Plus, it works with any headphones with microphone, headsets, and external microphones.
Follow these steps to get started with the SmartComms Kit's on Sound Blaster X4:
And that's it, you're all ready to go.
To make further adjustments or control each feature individually, you can access the Advanced settings inside the SmartComms Kit module. This allows you to access and control each feature according to your environment and preferences.
Get unmuted as you speak and mute your microphone automatically without lifting a finger.
Our VoiceDetect feature controls your mute status by voice detection and frees up your hands—and mind—so you can focus on other important things, like a brainstorming session for the next product launch.
Remove unwanted noisy distractions from both ends of a conference call in real time.
NoiseClean-in detects static background noises coming from other users in your voice call, and suppresses the noise while retaining the vocals and spoken dialogs so you can hear them clearly. Put simply, NoiseClean-in cleans up the noises detected from your incoming audio so that their voices are better heard.
NoiseClean-out does the same—but for your own background noise. Now, no one needs to be asked to go on mute anymore.
*The NoiseClean features work best for static background noises such as fans, air conditioning, air purifier, humidifiers, vacuum cleaners, hair dryers, electric shavers, and even lawn mowers.
Advanced settings allow you to access and control each feature according to your environment and preferences. For example, you'll be able to set how long it takes for your microphone to be automatically muted after you've stopped talking, or the level of background noise reduction you want on your outgoing audio (what others hear).
Auto Mic Mute / Unmute by Voice Detection
Two-way Noise Cancellation — Your Background Noise to Others
Two-way Noise Cancellation — Background Noise from Others
Improve your voice clarity and be heard clearly with our CrystalVoice technology! The annoying echoes that interfere with your conversations are now a thing of the past with CrystalVoice's Acoustic Echo Cancellation that removes these echoes that goes on a parroting loop.
At the same time, activate Smart Volume inside the software to speak normally without having to shout or whisper—Smart Volume automatically adjusts the loudness of your voice to maintain a consistent volume throughout the conversation, no matter where your microphone (both external and on headset) is angled towards.
There's also the Microphone Equalizer that compensates for your headset's built-in microphone, or your external microphone—whether it is to reduce the harshness of your tonality or to increase the mids for vocal clarity—so you'll sound much clearer and natural to others.
When you're down for some fun, Voice Morph changes your voice into different characters and accents with a list of tuned profiles. Download our Creative app on your Windows PC to access the CrystalVoice feature!
While it sports a clean and simple look, the Sound Blaster X4 comes with all the essential controls on the front of the product for easy access.
With a direct microphone mute button on the Sound Blaster X4, you don't have to scramble to unmute yourself in-app during a conference call, or while in-game. All it takes is a single button press, and that's it.
On the device itself, there are three EQ modes—Music, Movies, and Footsteps Enhancer—each of them specially-tuned to enhance audio for different types of content. These EQ modes are also entirely customizable so you can further tweak them to suit your preference, and save your custom settings to each of the modes via the Creative app.
Don't fancy any audio processing on your content? There's also the Direct Mode so you can listen to them in their original form, simply press and hold the Mode button to switch over.
One button, dual functions. This button allows you to toggle between having Super X-Fi effects on or off with a single press. At the same time, it functions as a convenient speaker (Line-out) and headphones switch without the trouble of plugging and unplugging the devices—just press and hold to switch!
Easily control the volume levels between two audio sources with the Audio Balance feature on your PC, Mac, PS5, or PS4!
After a one-time setup, you'll be able to adjust the volume mix on the volume control knob by turning the knob left to right, and vice versa—perfect for use during conference calls while listening to music or podcasts, or while communicating in-game with teammates.
Redefine the simplicity and clarity of analog headphones with Creative Aurvana Trio LS! Debuting with a new and efficient driver design, this pair of in-ears is engineered to achieve sounds you can truly appreciate. With the integration of the brand-new Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) technology, expect the delivery of cleaner highs and punchier bass than any other average analog headphone!
To further elevate the audio experience on Creative Aurvana Trio LS, the in-ear headphones are also Super X-Fi certified. When used together with Super X-Fi products like the Creative SXFI AMP, you get the best possible headphone holography entertainment, with spatialized audio experience akin to how we hear sound in real life—all around, surround you.
We have brought the audio performance of analog in-ears up a notch with the introduction of all-new innovative Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) technology in Creative Aurvana Trio LS, which drastically reduces distortions that commonly exist in traditional drivers. The LSR technique ensures more uniform and consistent vibrations throughout the entire driver, which translates to overall improved sound reproductions as well as cleaner, pristine audio with minimal distortions even at higher volumes. Further refined by our in-house acoustic experts, Aurvana Trio LS offers you a premium listening experience at a bargain.
Say hello to our fresh, new look with redesigned sawtooth sheath cable! Creative Aurvana Trio LS has been given a refined facelift to not only complement the boost in performance, but also to reduce irksome microphonic noises caused by friction when we move about, and when the cable involuntarily comes into contact with other surfaces.
In addition, the headphones also come with our exclusive in-ear noise isolation design, which forms an optimal seal when worn to block out unwanted environmental noises. Now, you can enjoy undisturbed audio entertainment and stay focused without missing a beat to your music! We have also included extra ear tips so you can find the ideal fit to ensure a perfect seal.
Aurvana Trio LS is Super X-Fi certified! Super X-Fi processing with certified headphones accounts and compensates for changes in audio output caused by the headphones to ensure audio reaches your ears as intended.
Any headphones that feature our Super X-Fi Certified badge has been optimized for use with Super X-Fi products, like the Creative SXFI AMP, Sound Blaster GC7, and Sound Blaster X4. Pair these products with the Aurvana Trio LS to get the best possible headphone holography experience!
All in all, it's still surprisingly competent, even across multiple music genres, and punches way above its price point.
Sound Blaster X4 + Creative Aurvana Trio LS Bundle
If you’re in the market for a wired pair of earphones, then the Creative Aurvana Trio LS is a great value buy for all that it is offering. Comfort is what I would summarize the Creative Aurvana Trio LS.
Sound Blaster X4 + Creative Aurvana Trio LS Bundle
The Creative Sound Blaster X4 is a direct successor to the excellent Sound Blaster X3. While it isn't wildly different, it does bring a couple of meaningful upgrades that make this excellent USB sound card an interesting proposition not only for gamers but also everyone facing daily videoconferencing struggles caused by noisy environments and the poor microphone input quality of their integrated sound cards.
Sound Blaster X4 + Creative Aurvana Trio LS Bundle
Simple and clean design comfortable to wear. Trebles and mids are clear. Bass is punchy, deep and accurate but not overwhelming. Very good pair of earphones and for the price it is very value for money!
Good sound and mic is excellent for this price range.
great desktop external DAC.