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Buy the Creative Live! Audio A3

Creative Live! Audio A3

USB Audio Interface with High-resolution Recording and Playback




Unleash your creative potential with the all-new Creative Live! Audio A3 USB audio interface.

Engineered to deliver exceptional audio at 24-bit / 96 kHz and unparalleled versatility, the Creative Live! Audio A3 is your gateway to professional-grade audio recording, playback, and mixing, all in the comfort of your own creative space.

Combo Jacks

Audio Mixer


Balanced Outputs


High-Res Playback And Recording

Experience your audio like never before with the Creative Live! Audio A3's impressive capability for playback and recording at up to 24-bit / 96 kHz sampling rate. Immerse yourself in the nuances of your sound with stunning clarity and fidelity that captures every detail of your music, podcasts, voiceovers, and more.

Enjoy Seamless Audio Mixing

Say goodbye to the hassle of caller input disruptions during remote interviews and podcast recordings. The 3.5mm Mobile Audio I/O Jack allows you to seamlessly mix-minus audio to your phone, ensuring crystal-clear communication without distractions.


For Streamers

For Musicians

For Podcasters

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Dual �” Headphone Jacks

Each jack features individual headphone volume knobs for 2 listeners, granting you full control over your monitoring levels.

Balanced and Unbalanced Main Stereo Outputs

Balanced stereo outputs that eliminate electromagnetic interference and noise commonly found in single-ended, unbalanced output thus providing higher quality audio output.

Versatile Dual Combo Jack

The dual combo jack comes equipped with a built-in mic preamp and a Hi-Z switch, offering compatibility with microphones, line-level devices, and instruments.

Modern USB-C Connectivity

Experience uninterrupted audio streaming and recording sessions with a reversible, universal USB-C connection.


1. Total Control at Your Fingertips

Improve your audio streaming/recording experience with individual output volume controls, input volume control, and indicators.

2. Zero Latency Direct Monitor

Monitor your sound in real-time, delivering instantaneous feedback without missing a beat.

3. Effortless Recording and Streaming

Capture the richness of your sound with the built-in 48V phantom power for XLR microphones without external power adapter.

4. Mute Control

Conveniently mute input or temporarily stop mic or instrument input from being captured as you speak.

In The Box

A Closer Look


USB Interface
  • USB-C for power and data
  • 2 x XLR/ 1/4” Combo (Mic/Line/ Instrument)
  • 1 x TRRS 3.5 mm (1/8”) Mobile stereo I/O
  • 2 x 1/4” Headphone out
  • 1 x 1/4” Balanced/Unbalanced Stereo Out
Supported Recording and Playback Resolution *
  • Playback - 16/24-bit, 44.1 kHz, 48.0 kHz, 96.0 kHz
  • Recording - 24-bit, 44.1 kHz, 48.0 kHz, 96.0 kHz

*Playback and recording must be set at the same sampling rate

Frequency Response
  • 20 - 45,000 Hz
Microphone Gain
  • Up to 50 dB
Dynamic Range
  • > 90 dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)
  • 0.05%
Dimensions (L x D x H)
  • 187.7 x 109.2x 52.7 mm / 7.38 x 4.30 x 2.07 inches
  • 890g (31.4 oz)

System Requirements

  • Intel® i3 or AMD® Ryzen equivalent processor
  • Intel, AMD, or 100% compatible motherboard
  • Microsoft® Windows 11 / 10, 32 / 64-bit ver 1903 or higher
  • 4 GB RAM
  • > 4 GB of free hard disk space
  • Available USB 2.0 / USB 3.0 port
  • Mac running macOS 10.15 or later
  • 4 GB RAM
  • > 4 GB of free hard disk space
  • Available USB 2.0 / USB 3.0 port

Package Contents

  • Creative Live! Audio A3
  • USB-C to USB-A Cable for power and data
  • Quick Start Leaflet
  • Warranty Card


2-year Limited Hardware Warranty

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