From their humble beginnings in 1987 with the first Sound Blaster card, Creative has been at the forefront of PC sound systems. Currently, they are one of the top known names in sound for your PC and other gaming systems. We are going to be taking a look at their mid-level Sound Blaster Pro-Gaming H5 Tournament Edition Headset. The H5 is an affordable versatile headset with a full spectrum of top-end features.
Our first look at the Creative Sound Blaster Pro-Gaming H5 Tournament Edition is when we gaze at the packaging. H5 TOURNAMENT EDITION jumps out at you! Upgraded Driver! Upgraded Mic! Award Winning Sound Signature! All great hype to draw you in. Will it? Let’s see! The Creative Sound Blaster Pro-Gaming H5 Tournament Edition is presented as a Professional Analog Gaming Headset. It is compatible with your PC, MAC, XBOX 360 and Xbox One, and PS4.
The back of the box presents us with some of the special features of the Creative Sound Blaster Pro-Gaming H5 Tournament Edition. The features and contents of the packaging are also listed here.
The left side of the box gives us more of whats listed on the front. In several different languages no less. The right side expands on some of the features. Such as the memory foam padded headband and ear cushions. The Creative Sound Blaster Pro-Gaming H5 Tournament Edition even says it is “perfect even for those with eyewear”. Since your reviewer wears eyeglasses, we shall see if the Creative Sound Blaster Pro-Gaming H5 Tournament Edition can make this boast. This side of the box also extols the virtues of the Blaster Lite Acoustic Engine. A software component that is to enhance your sound experience. Finally on this side is the Sound BlasterX G1. An accessory that purports to give you true 7.1 surround sound and customization programming.