Creative Labs unveils gaming headsets with embedded Axx processor

Shawn Knight

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Creative Technology on Wednesday announced two new wireless headsets, the Creative Sound Blaster EVO ZxR and Sound Blaster EVO Zx, that feature an embedded multi-core Sound Blaster SB-Axx1 processor designed to boost the overall quality of music, movies, games and...

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VitalyT

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They didn't go all the way with this, adding a small flash storage so one can download MP3-s right into the unit and play independently. Now that would be interesting...

Quick, before somebody patents this and sells as iHeadphones! :)
 

Jad Chaar

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They didn't go all the way with this, adding a small flash storage so one can download MP3-s right into the unit and play independently. Now that would be interesting...

Quick, before somebody patents this and sells as iHeadphones! :)

That would require a subscription ;) lol. Record companies will never allow that :(.
 

Puiu

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I kinda saw this coming for a very long time and I actually think they needed to do this much, much earlier. but the price points are a bit too high. maybe when others release something similar we'll get better prices.
 

Jad Chaar

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I kinda saw this coming for a very long time and I actually think they needed to do this much, much earlier. but the price points are a bit too high. maybe when others release something similar we'll get better prices.

Yeah, I am not to big into headsets, but I have never heard of Creative Labs other than sound cards. They cant keep up with the marketing of bigger companies like Razer and Logitech.