EAX & EAX Advanced HD - General Information and Essential Troubleshooting
Keywords / Key Phrases: EAX, features, troubleshooting


  • EAX: (Environmental Audio Extensions) is an Application Programming Interface (API) developed by Creative Labs to create environmental audio in games and other audio applications.
  • Takes audio realism and performance to new heights to deliver total immersion music, movies and gaming.
  • EAX software and tools let you maximize your musical talent to bring out the best of your music creations.
  • Optimize and enhance music playback to suit your tastes and environment.

Which Creative product ranges support EAX?

EAX Creative Product
EAX 1.0
  • SoundBlaster Live! series
  • SoundBlaster 4.1 Digital
  • D.A.P/Nomad Jukebox
  • Creative Inspire series
EAX 2.0 SoundBlaster Live! 5.1 series
EAX Advanced HD 3.0 Sound Blaster Audigy Series
EAX Advanced HD 4.0
  • Sound Blaster Audigy 2 series
  • Sound Blaster Audigy 4 series
  • Sound Blaster Play!
EAX Advanced HD 5.0 Sound Blaster X-Fi Series

Troubleshooting EAX

Last Modified: January 16, 2015