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Creative E3 Portable Headphone Amp

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Creative E3 Portable Headphone Amp

Usb Dac Sound Blaster

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Overview

HD Headphone Amplifier with Enhanced Audio Quality via Bluetooth®USB DAC

The Sound Blaster E3 is a headphone amplifier that gives you high audio quality performance with music streaming wirelessly to your smart mobile devices. It supports USB audio streaming from the smart mobile devices as well, providing a higher grade of quality than Bluetooth.

Enjoy Wireless Freedom via Bluetooth

Free up your phone. Music is streamed via Bluetooth (without wires) to the Sound Blaster E3. So even if you chuck your phone into your bag, you can control the music playback, as well as the volume, remotely via the Sound Blaster E3. When a phone call comes in, a simple press of a button on the Sound Blaster E3 allows you to answer the call. Awesome!

Introduce Life To Your Audio.

Tired of flat or underpowered audio playback from your smart device, while on the go?

Attach the Sound Blaster E3, and what you get in return is an increased level of audio detail & resolution previously unreachable by your smart device. Reward your ears with jaw-dropping audio fidelity of 112dB (DAC) Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR).

In comparison, Compact Discs (CD) has about 98dB SNR.

Because Lighter Is Always Better

The Sound Blaster E3 is small and light, at only 44 grams. This means it can be easily carried around in a bag or a pocket, or clipped onto clothing.

No longer will you have to haul a headphone amplifier thesize of a brick to enjoy better audio.

Share Your Music, The Better Way!

Sharing is easy with the Sound Blaster E3 which comes with dual headphone output jacks! Unlike other shared outputs, the Sound Blaster E3 does not compromise on audio fidelity, even when powering two discrete headphone outputs! Sound Blaster E3 performs up to 8-hrs1 per charge via Bluetooth or 17 hours via analog audio playback, so needless to say that should be the last thing you should worry about.

Works Wonderfully On PC And Mac Too

Plug the Sound Blaster E3 to your PC or MAC via USB connection, and it becomes a high performing portable Digital-Analog Converter (DAC) capable of 112dB (DAC) Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR).

Personalise Your Audio Experience!

With SBX Pro Studio technology and connected to PCs and Macs, you can further adjust what you listen, to your individual taste.

Connect the Sound Blaster E3 to your PC or Mac via USB connection, and fire up Sound Blaster E-Series Control Panel. In the SBX Pro Studio menu, enable SBX Surround to adjust the immersion level of surround sound that you really like. You can also increase the other parameters likeBass so your house rumbles. Simply enable SBX Bass and adjust the level and Crossover Frequency as you prefer.Click to learn more about SBX Pro Studio.

Clear Voice Conversations With CrystalVoice Technology

The built-in microphone provides the additional benefit of using your normal headphones for conversations over the phone.
When connected to PCs and Macs via USB, you can activate theCrystalVoice Technology, a suite of enhancements that reduces noise and provides for clearer conversations.

For Quality Digital Audio on the Go

Sound Blaster E3 functions as a portable USB DAC, which means you can connect it to selected smartphones or tablets via USB cable* for uncompressed digital audio streaming.
Click here forphone models that are compatible with this feature.

  Specifications
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR)

112dB

Connectivity Options (Main)

microUSB, Headphone Out:1 × 3.5mm jack
Headphone Out / Mic In: 1 × 3.5mm jack
Line In: 1 × 3.5mm jack (4-pole)

Max Channel Output

Stereo

Audio Technologies

SBX Pro Studio, CrystalVoice, Scout Mode

Microphone

Microphone Type: Built-in mono microphone

Supported Operating Systems

Mac OS X v10.6.8 and above, Windows® 10, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 8, Windows® 7, Windows Vista®

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
iOS

iPhones/iPads running iOS 5.0 or higher for Bluetooth
iPhones/iPads running iOS 7.0 or higher for USB Host Audio streaming via Lightning port

Android

Phones/Tablets running Android 2.3 or higher for Bluetooth

On PC platform

Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD equivalent processor at 2.8 GHz
Microsoft Windows® 10 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8 / Windows 7 / Windows Vista
1GB RAM
600MB free hard disk space
Internet connection
USB2.0 port

On Mac Platform

Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8GHz
Mac OS 10.6 & above
1GB RAM
600MB free hard disk space
Internet connection
USB2.0 port

PACKAGE CONTENTS

Sound Blaster E3
Micro USB-to-USB cable – Length: 1.0m (3.28ft)
4-pole analog cable – Length: 0.8m (2.62ft)
Quickstart leaflet
Warranty leaflet
On-the-go cable

WARRANTY

1-year Limited Hardware Warranty

Featured Questions

Does the Sound Blaster E3 perform like a sound card?
Yes it does. The Sound Blaster E3 functions like an externalsound card when connected to your PC or Mac, offering increased levels of audio fidelity that is unmatched by your computer’s onboard sound solution.

How is the Sound Blaster E3 different from the Sound Blaster E1?
Compared to the Sound Blaster E1 which is designed with onlyanalog connectivity, the Sound Blaster E3 offers a slew of connectivity options, such as Bluetooth®, NFC, as well as analog connectivity. USB streaming is also available forselect models.

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