OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device

Category: Sound and multimedia
Manufacturer: Opti Inc
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 49.93 MB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/NT/XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.17.9 / Not Specified

Windows device driver information for OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device

OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device is a sound and multimedia device. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device is sound chip that is compatible with Windows 98, 2000, 2003 and XP platforms. Additional requirements include Windows NT SP4, 2000 SP1 and SP4 plus NT SP3. Unlike earlier versions, OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device comes with a double number of channels. Instead of just 9 ordinary channel, OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device has 18 channels. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device has a simple stereo that is described hard right, centre and hard left. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device comes with four new waveforms. These are ‘camel'-sine, logarithm saw, square and alternating-sine. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device has a four oscillator mode and is able to pair together channels. This is done for a maximum of six channels. When it comes to access for the host register, OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device has reduced latency.

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OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device is used in numerous devices including Sound Blaster 16 ASP, Sound Blaster Pro 2.0, MSX OPL3 cartridge as well as the AWE family. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device output audio is in digital-input and output form and requires the use of a DAC hip that is external in nature. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device has 36 operators that can be combined in numerous ways. It has 18 FM channels, 15 FM channels plus 6 FM channels that are four operator. The channels that cannot be used in the four operator mode make use of the traditional 2-OP mode. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device makes sound in several ways. First is through two operator Additive Synthesis where the user adds the output of the operators. OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device also produces sound by way of Two operator Frequency Modulation (FM) Synthesis. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and OPTi 930 Sound/OPL3 Device errors before installing any driver updates.