Category: Sound & Multimedia
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 4.10Mb
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.8.070516 / 07 Jul 2007
The Firmware driver for Creative Xmod enables the user to hear recordings from the Line-in jack of Xmod. It enchances the productivity and efficiency of the product, making it easier to use. It requires 256Mb of RAM during installation. Another requirement is a USB 1.1 port. It is an improved version of the firmware that comes with the Creative Xmod. The initial firmware that comes with the Creative Xmod package is essential. Without the initial firmware, the device driver will have no basis, and thus will not work. After downloading the firmware file, all applications must be closed, including Windows Explorer. The device must be connected to the computer before installing. The user must double click the file, and the instructions will be presented with a installation wizard. The device must not be disconnected from the computer while installing the firmware. After installation, the computer must be restarted.
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
The Creative Xmod is a plug-and-play external audio enhancer that uses virtual surround sound. It is designed to enhance MP3s and compressed audio by converting it to 24-bit audio. It is a 4.5x1.8-inch white plastic rectangle with curved edges and corners, and it features a fat 1.25-inch diameter metallic knob used mainly for adjusting volume. It's powered by USB, and it defaults as your sound card once it's plugged into a computer. No driver is required. It includes an X-Fi crystalizer, CMSS-3D Virtual, and CMSS-3D headphone. This device is compatible with Apple MacOS X 10.3.4, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition, and Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition. The Creative Xmod allows for crisp and clean sounds. It can be connected to speakers, which it also enchances to give a surround sound feel to the music being played. The Creative Xmod enchances sounds from the user's headphones/earphones as well. It works by making it sound like the user is surrounded by speakers, thus making the sound more real. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Creative XMod errors before installing any driver updates.