Category: Sound and Multimedia
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 13.64 MB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows NT 4, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.5230 / 06/13/2001
The Avance AC’97 Audio for Intel ® Audio Controller device is utilized in conjunction with the Intel HD Audio. The Intel HD (high definition) Audio is specifically developed to provide exceptional multichannel audio experience. Its video and audio decoding and encoding algorithms likewise provide a listening experience in higher quality. It is capable of providing sound quality and support for up to a maximum of 8 channels in 32 bit, 192 kHz quality. Further, this technology was designed to prevent occasional pops or glitches that some audio solutions may have by implementing a system bandwidth that is dedicated for vital audio functions. Dolby Laboratories has also picked this audio solution to deliver surround sound technologies in Dolby quality to personal computers as part of their PC logo program. The combination of these audio technologies delivers high quality digital audio to users.
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The Intel HD Audio with the aid of the Avance AC’97 Audio for Intel ® Audio Controller device also provides users with multistreaming functionalities that gives users the capability of sending 2 or more audio streams that are different form each other to different locations simultaneously from the same computer system. With this audio solution, users are also capable of sending a DVD video accompanied by 5.1 audio to a surround sound system while they are surfing the Internet and listening to digital audio on the same computer. It also allows improved voice capture via the utilization of array microphones which gives users more proper speech input. Intel AD Audio has full support for array microphones that are larger, while other audio solutions only have support for array microphones that are simpler. The larger an array microphone is, the cleaner the voice input is. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Avance AC'97 Audio for Intel (R) Audio Controller errors before installing any driver updates.