Category: Sound and Multimedia
Manufacturer: Terra Tec
Caution Level: Medium
Download File Size: 64 MB
Operating System: Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: Not available / 04 Apr 2003
Terra Tec Aureon 5.1 PCI offers affordable first class sound quality. It has up to 6 (5.1) channels for connecting 2, 4 or 6 loudspeakers as well as top quality recording and playback at up to 48 kHz. Terra Tec Aureon 5.1 PCI has optical digital inputs as well as outputs that guarantee the right connection for DAT, DVD and MiniDisc recorders and lossless recordings. It supports 3Dsound standards that ensure clarity in the gaming entertainment. Terra Tec Aureon 5.1 PCI costs a lot less than other basic sound cards and is able to do more apart from the better sound quality. It has a maximum sampling rate of 16bits/48KHz and this makes the SNR not to go past 95dBA. This results in excellent sound which also depends on the quality and size of the speakers a user is using. Terra Tec Aureon 5.1 PCI is CMI powered and has 3 analog stereo outputs that create the 5.1 setup. It also includes a line output as well as a microphone input that also the recording limit of 16bits/48KHz.
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 card is designed to work with basically all the recent operating systems. The card comes has its own drivers that are to be downloaded from the internet and the following are the steps to follow. After the download save the file on the computer and unzip it. Now you can connect the Terra Tec Aureon 5.1 PCI to the computer and then right click on My Computer and go to the properties, Hardware tab then the Device Manager button. Under sound cards category you should find it and double click on it and press Reinstall Driver button. Select the option that says Install from specific location and check Include the location then click Browse so as to select Terratec driver and then click next. Lastly click on the finish button to complete the installation. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Terra Tec Aureon 5.1 PCI errors before installing any driver updates.