Creative Sound BlasterX Katana Gaming Soundbar

Satisfied your Sound and Visual Experiences with Sound BlasterX Katana!

The box is pretty huge, inside, it comes with 2 pieces, including a soundbar that you will place on your desk and a sub-woofer. Around the back, you can see a quick breakdown of the main features.

After finish set up, its how my station looks like. Before the light on, Katana lay stylish as a home decoration item; after the show on, Katana make your station alive! The sound woofer stands 13-inches tall and just 5-inches wide, so fitting it on your desktop, or tucked down the side of your desk

There are 3 cables coming out of the soundbar, which are the power cord, the subwoofer cord, and the USB cable connecting to your PC. All control buttons are placed on top, including the power/Bluetooth, volume up, volume down, source, and SBX button. Take a closer look, brushed aluminum top surface of KATANA looks modern!

KATANA come with a remote control which allow my little troublesome girlfriend to control the volume of my gaming station.

The RGB lighting is gorgeous especially this rainbow colors.

4 key presets to improve your auditory experience – Gaming, Concert, Cinema and Night mode. multitudes of colored effects to choose from, such as wave, pulsate, color morphing, and allows for many levels of personalization via the accompanied software.


On the back, you can find all the ports like AUX-in, USB Flash Drive, Headphones out, USB Audio, Mic-in, and Optical-in.

Editor opinion on KATANA Performance:

Having spending good amount of time blasting music, movie and games with Katana over this few weeks, I and girlfriend was totally amazed with it good looks, well designed size which just fit under the monitor, and most importantly, unbeatable audio performance. Thus, with max of 5 STAR:


Review overview

Design (Sleek and modernize design, metallic surface)8.3
Sound performance (Loud and clear)8.6
Features (Multi mode for change, best with cinema mode and really sounds like in cinema)8.3
Value added features (multi RGB light)7.8


Great soundbar with modern design, more like home decoration.

Xavier Low
Gaming peripheral review, love outdoor, cat lover.