Creative introduced retail availability of new Tournament Edition variants of its SoundBlasterX H5 and SoundBlasterX H7 gaming headsets. The variants are characterised by giant 50 mm drivers and cushioning designed for prolonged durations of gameplay (as in tournaments). Each are stereo headsets, however the H7 comes with a USB DAC that places out digital 7.1-channel audio, with assist for 24-bit/96 kHz audio codecs. The 50 mm drivers vary between 20 Hz to 22 kHz, with 32Ω impedance, and 118 dB/mW sound-pressure sensitivity. The retractable microphone ranges between 100 Hz to 15 kHz, with 2.2Ω impedance. The corporate did not reveal pricing.