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Creative Sound Blasteraxx SBX 8
8.8 out of 10

Creative Sound Blasteraxx SBX 8

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Overall 6
6.0

Nice sound, average value, so-so Windows 8 support.

Kevin Nicholls "jaded, aging hipster", Amazon
10 December 2012
  • Summary: While I adore my Lenovo Thinkpad W520, from day one, I've hated the internal speakers. They were tinny, and clipped, and... awful, hateful, terrible speakers. So, I've mostly used headphones or earbuds. Getting the SBX8 was kind of a treat.
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Overall 6
6.0

A good first effort from Creative

Nick "whereishawkins", Amazon
9 December 2012
  • Summary: At $100, the Creative Soundblaster Axx SBX8 is a great portable speaker to bring on the road. But it does have some limitations that might make you question whether it's worth the investment or not. The SBX8 is small - not much bigger than a soda can.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good Solution If You Are Disappointed with your Laptop's Mike and Speaker

Joseph "jck09", Amazon
7 December 2012
  • Summary: Summary: This is a pretty good choice, but only if you want exactly what this product offers. It's a very compact combination speaker and microphone that plugs into a USB port and uses USB power.
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Overall 6
6.0

Going in the right Direction

Slack, Amazon
31 July 2012
  • Summary: Got this with a lot of anticipation, after getting it I immediately made a skype call and my friend on the other side told me they could hear the clicking of the fan on my computer. Moved the device everywhere, turned on cancellation and utilized the Noise cancellation... no change.
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Overall 6
6.0

Expensive for what it is!

Peter R, Amazon
16 August 2012
  • Summary: We gave our previous little speaker away to a friend and needed one for the kitchen as my wife likes to have some music on while she's cooking. Happy wife = happy husband and all that :) Anyway.
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Overall 6
6.0

Is this a Speaker or Squeaker?

Jood, Amazon
1 August 2012
  • Summary: Standing at approx 6.5"and 3" wide, this speaker is basically a plastic tube covered in fuzzy fabric. The touch controls on the top light up when it's connected to a power source - in my case my laptop - via the USB cable.
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Overall 6
6.0

Sounds like what it is, a small speaker.

M.M, Amazon
23 July 2012
  • Summary: Creative Sound Blaster Axx SBX 8 is the smallest of the 3 SBX's. As such there should be a clear market for such a small speaker. Sadly I can't think of one. Surely if you are big on sound to the point of spending clost to a hundred pounds you may as well choose Sound Blaster's superior, larger...
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Overall 6
6.0

True plug and play but the sound quality is only average

Vinman666, Amazon
21 July 2012
  • Summary: The SBX8 is the smallest of Creative's new range of Axx devices, said to combine Creative's expertise in sound processing and loudspeakers in one. The Axx range are all hexagonal columns of varying size, containing stacked speaker drivers and the latest sound processing chip.
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