Category: Video Card
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 3.2 MB
Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version: AU8810
This video card is powered by the vortex AU8810 from Aureal and comes with a 3D audio support. It has the professional 256 voice wavetable with DLS 1.0 and direct music support. The Aureal has a 10 band graphic equalizer with a high performance PCI 2.2 interface. It has a stereo speaker head support with superior audio quality that exceeds expectations. It has a port for direct game input, more connections include the headphone input, a line for output that is next to the microphone input. It has a game port that is a midi, all connectors are MP C3. it is compatible with windows NT/ME/XP and VISTA. The Aureal video card is A3d 1.0 compatible that exceeds the PC98 and PC99 requirements. The sound is compatible with direct sound and direct sound 3D, the blaster sound pro supports the legacy game support that is FCC compliant.
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 video card is powered by Aureal vortex audio processor chip that has an advantage of the PCI that incorporates a 256 voice quality wavetable synthesizer. It has a 10 band graphic equalizer that is on the same space on the PCI high performance board. The PCI supports the most advanced A3D and positional 3D technology. This helps the video card be compatible with all games, the direct inpt legacy sound provides support for older DOS games without the option of crashing hardware dependant PCI/PC or DMA found in other sound cards. The advantage of the vortex is that the PCI is a plug and play that ensures a hassle free configuration. the A3D is a normal standard 3D audio,the A3D puts the listener in a 3D environment that makes sounds come from nowhere. It recommended for gamers who like solid surround sound. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Vortex AU8810 Game Port Interface errors before installing any driver updates.