Category: Sound & Multimedia
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 29342 KB
Operating System: Win 2000, Win XP, Win 2003 32-bit & 64-bit
Latest Version / Release Date: R2.20 / 27 Mar 2009
Realtek High Definition audio enables listeners to enjoy the sound provided by digital sound technology (DTS) compatible devices. The high definition audio driver allows PC users to experience quality audio from multi channel sounds like Dolby, DTS as well as Surround. The audio driver enables computer users to enjoy the same quality of sound found in movie theaters using their home PCs. The quality of the sound provided by the Realtek high definition audio driver make watching movies an enjoyable experience. The high definition audio driver has a six channel Digital to Analog Converter (DAC), which is able to support the following 5.1 channel Pulse Code Modulation formats 16-bit, 20-bit, and 24-bit. The driver for the Realtek high definition audio is compatible with the 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz and the 96 kHz output, which allows users to connect the DVD players output to the home theater system.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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Realtek high definition audio driver has three stereo digital to analog converters (DAC) as well as two analog to digital converters (ADCs). To enable PC users to experience a more integrated multimedia audio solution, the high definition audio driver has a mixer for analog input to analog output. The audio driver has an integrated headphone amplifier located at the front panel ports E and F and at the rear panel port D. The high definition audio driver has two pins for jack detection. Both jack pins can be able to support a maximum of four jacks. Users who love playing high-speed games will find the Realtek high definition audio driver valuable since it is able to emulate up to 26 sound environments. Before installing the Realtek high definition audio driver, it is recommended for users to have the latest update of Direct X8. Without it, the high definition audio driver will not be installed. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Realtek High Definition Audio errors before installing any driver updates.