Picked these up from CCL yesterday and they're absolutely superb. Can't find them cheaper elsewhere.
Comes with a THX ProStudio USB soundcard which upmixes everything to virtual 7.1 in your headphones.
Experience the evolution of 3D gaming audio with the Dual Mode Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha gaming headset. Connect via minijacks or use the Dual Mode adapter to connect to your PC or Mac’s USB port for the full THX TruStudio Pro experience including THX TruStudio Pro Surround for immersive 360º headphone surround.
Dual Mode – Analog or USB, your choice! Use the 3.5mm minijacks for direct connection to your Sound Blaster sound system, onboard audio or MP3 player or use the THX TruStudio Pro Dual Mode USB Adapter to connect to your PC or Mac via USB;
THX TruStudio Pro Surround Audio immerses you in the game. Hear sounds in front, behind, around, above and below you. Only THX
TruStudio Pro Surround delivers a FULL 3D audio surround experience for stunning 3D surround effects;
Customizable TacticControl driver interface optimized with Live!Touch for touch screen controls under Windows 7 operating system gives you full control over every nuance of the THX TruStudio Pro audio suite as well as custom graphic equalizer and VoiceFX controls;
Export and share your TacticProfile custom tuned EQ and audio profiles (optimized for Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha) with other gamers.
TacticProfile by world-renowned gamers included: Fatal1ty, CompLexity, Team Dignitas;
1 Year Warranty
Driver Units: 40mm Neodymium Magnet;
Frequency Response: 20Hz ~ 20kHz;
Impedance: 32 ohms;
Microphone Type: Noise Cancelling Condenser;
Frequency Response: 80Hz ~ 14kHz;
Software (Downloadable from Internet):
TacticControl Control Panel optimized with LiveTouch;
Minimum System Requirements:
Windows 7; Windows Vista 32bit SP1 or higher; Windows Vista 64bit SP1 or higher; Windows XP 32bit SP2 or higher; Windows XP 64bit SP1
or higher; Mac OS X v10.5 and above;
USB Type A 2.0 port;
Intel Pentium 4 1.6GHz or equivalent AMD processor (512MB RAM);
Recommended System Requirements: Intel Core 2 Duo System 2GHz and above (1GB RAM);
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha with detachable microphone and in-line volume control;
THX TruStudio Pro Dual Mode USB adapter;
Quick Start Guide
Experience the evolution of 3D gaming audio with the Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha gaming headset. Acoustically optimized 40mm drivers combine with THX TruStudio Pro technology to transform everyday audio into a mind-blowing cinematic experience. Touchscreen software and Tactic Profiles allow you to save and share your favorite settings including THX TruStudio Pro Surround for immersive 360 degree headphone surround and VoiceFX voice morphing technology. The dual mode design allows you to connect via standard minijacks or use the Dual Mode adapter to connect to your PC or Mac's USB port for the full THX TruStudio Pro experience.
Connect the headset via 3.5mm minijacks to your Sound Blaster sound system, onboard audio or MP3 player. Alternatively, use the THX TruStudio Pro Dual Mode USB Adapter to connect to your PC or Mac via USB
THX TruStudio Pro Surround audio immerses you in the game so you hear sounds clearly from the front, back, around, above and below. Only THX TruStudio Pro Surround delivers truly 3D audio surround effects to give you the gaming advantage you need
Customizable TacticControl driver interface optimized with Live!Touch for touchscreen controls under Windows 7 operating system gives you full control over every nuance of the THX TruStudio Pro audio suite as well as custom graphic equalizer and VoiceFX c
Customize your own TacticProfile EQ and audio profiles, and then export and share them with other gamers. You can also use pre-configured audio settings from world-renowned gamers such as Fatal1ty, compLexity and Team Dignitas
Morph your voice into different in-game characters with VoiceFX technology and restore surround audio to your Windows XP games in Windows 7 with Creative ALchemy
Use the Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha headset with your favorite gaming communications software such as Ventrilo or TeamSpeak