Category: sound card
Manufacturer: Sound blaster
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 3.2 Mb
Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: blaster / Not Stated
The game port was designed specifically for gamers and professional sound and music producers. It perfumes with great excellence and delivers the fastest performance in audio, it gives out the most intense sound in al games. The designers and developers have incorporated X-RAM technology so as to give the user better quality and better performance of even the tiniest sound in games. The SB has come with a totally new audio engine that boosts a games real performance, it increases by a magnitude of 15% over motherboard audio and still produces realistic effects. While in a game the X-FI gives the user the advantage of learning and hearing their enemies before the sneak up on them. This is supported by the EAX advanced HD that makes whizzing bullets sound real, the sound effects produced in a game come to life when using the SB.
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 SB requires a system that is a P III/IV and preferably a Celeron with a minimum random access memory of 128. 512 random access memory is preferred so as to fully utilize the capabilities of the SB blaster. The operating system should Microsoft Windows XP service pack 2 or XP pro. A 600mb space is required on the computers hard disk space. Their should a free PCI 2.1 slot available for the SB card that is a accompanied by a graphics card that is supported with direct X9 and open GL. The computer should be compliant with 3D graphics accelerator and should have an internet connection so as the user can obtain and up date the cards software. The package contents include an instructions manual that is step by step installation guidance, included is the sound blaster card and the software pack that has an auto play option. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Game Port for SB Live! Series errors before installing any driver updates.