Product Comparison: Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIE vs Creative Sound Blaster Audigy FX

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General Specifications
Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIE
Sound Blaster Audigy FX
About the Product
Upgrade to mind-blowing PC gaming audio with the Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIe sound card. Powerful technologies deliver incredibly immersive sound and voice clarity. Enjoy the ultimate in Sound Blaster performance with support for studio quality headsets.
Sound Blaster Audigy Fx is the perfect upgrade from basic motherboard audio to legendary Sound Blaster audio. Powered by SBX Pro Studio technology, it provides high-quality 5.1 cinematic sound for your movies, music and games. It comes with the Sound Blaster Audigy Fx Control Panel, which puts you in full control of your SBX Pro Studio settings.
Key Specs
Audio Interface
Sound Core3D
Realtek ALC898
Signal/Noise Ratio
102 dB
106 dB
Sample Resolution/Rate
24-bit / 96kHz
24-bit / 96kHz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIE Internal Sound Card
  • The drivers automatically updated and the sound is superb!
  • Great price and great quality.
  • The sound is amazing. The software is good too.
  • This is a no-brainer upgrade, terrific sound, very easy plug and play install, and not expensive.
  • The sound doesn't have the rich, solid punch that I'm looking for.
Creative Sound Blaster Audigy FX PCIe 5.1 Sound Card
  • This card is based on a modern chipset with incredible sound manipulation capabilities.
  • This card sounds great. Recommended.
  • It has a very good built-in sound chip.
  • This card is great for the price. Amazing clear sound.
  • Recording and playback sound quality is excellent.
Size & Weight
0.55 in.
0.71 in.
4.8 in.
5.43 in.
3.86 in.
4.76 in.
3.2 oz.
6.4 oz.
Number of Channels
OS Compatibility
Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Windows 7, Windows 8
5x audio jacks, Optical S/PDIF Out, Optical S/PDIF In
5x audio jacks
THX TruStudio Pro, CrystalVoice, Crystalizer, Creative Alchemy, EAX 5.0 HD
SBX Pro Studio, Enjoy multi-channel cinematic sound, 600 ohm headphone amp
What customers say about "Features"
Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D PCIE Internal Sound Card
  • I love this sound card! It was really easy to install.
  • The crystallize feature is great for listening to compressed music.
  • Absolutely outstanding sound card. Great connectivity options.
  • This card has many phenomenal features and is a awesome price.
  • It's a wonderful sound card. I highly recommend it!
Creative Sound Blaster Audigy FX PCIe 5.1 Sound Card
  • It works perfectly out of the box with Windows 10.
  • Card works perfectly, Windows 10 found and installed drivers.
  • Excellent sound card - Highly recommended for a Windows Desktop.
  • The board was simple to install. Has great connectivity options.
  • The driver was super easy to install and hassle-free. Great connectivity.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Other Information
44.99 $

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