Category: Sound and Multimedia
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 9.96 Mb
Operating System: Windows 95/98/98SE/ME
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.05.2009 / February 18th 2008
This trident legacy audio sound card has proven audio support in windows DOS boxes and real-mode DOS environments. This legacy sound card accelerates direct sound for volume, pan and pitch shift control. Its FM supports synthesis via virtual FT technology. Its compatibility includes general MIDI (GM)/ General sound (GS) sample library. It comes with an address MPU401 MIDI and joystick. It gives out CD quality audio with SNR> 90db using external AC'97 codec plus also high precision 26 bit digital mixer with 16- and 20-bit digital audio. The on chip sample rate converter ensures all internal operation is at 48 kHz. This legacy audio gives out a hardware based 3D stereo enhancement. It also supports simultaneous full duplex recording and play back at independent sampling rate. Its plug and play features includes a fully plug and play PCI controller and software.
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
It features both chipsets of trident 4D wave-NX DC'97 chipset and also sigmatel STAC9708 18-bit dual stereo DAC AC'97. It complies with EAX emulation, A3D Emulation, sound blaster and MPU401 UART standards. Its mother board accommodates a 4 pin MPC connector (black) for cd-in, a 4-pin MPC (white) connector for AUX-in and also an optional 4 pin friction lock header for internal line out. Legacy audio has a D-SUB 15 connector for joystick game port. Its SPDIF has a RCA transformer and a headphone driver with stereo of 60mW, 32 ohms. It has an individual volume control for sources listed in a 4.1 channel. Its speaker amplifier stereo however gives out a 2W, 8 ohms. Its power state on the bus is 0-33 MHz when operational on a 4D wave and its on chip sample at converter ensures all internal operation at 48 KHz. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Trident Legacy Audio errors before installing any driver updates.