Category: Sound and Multimedia
Manufacturer: Avance Logic Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 11.9 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98SE, Windows ME, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.00.2400.1 / 12/27/1999
The ALS4000 Wave Audio Device is a sound card device used for controlling the output and input of audio files on a PC. This device is used by users for hearing sound coming from video games, video and music files. Sound card devices have a uniform operation to control sound on PCs – to process the output and input of sound. The input of sound can come from devices such as MIDI musical instruments or microphones. The sound card is capable of obtaining the sounds coming from the external device and then recording and processing it. For outputting sounds on the other hand, the sound card gets instructions from a program and the plays the sound via the speakers attached to the PC. The ALS4000 Wave Audio Device also makes use of other components built in inside of it for handling operations that are designated to it.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
One of the components of the ALS4000 Wave Audio Device is the DSP or digital signal processor. This is a chip built in inside the sound card that is capable of receiving and managing incoming sound signals. The DSP will then influence the sound signals for accessing the sound. Other components of this device include the DAC or digital to analog converter and the ADC or analog to digital converter. The DAC component is capable of controlling the outgoing sound. It is capable of obtaining the sound frequencies from a program and then converting these into frequencies that can be easily heard by users’ ears. On the other hand, the ADC component carries out the same task as that of the DAC component but in reverse. It alters the audio so that the ALS4000 Wave Audio Device can process it. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ALS4000 Wave Audio Device errors before installing any driver updates.