Category: Sound and Multimedia
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 398 kb
Operating System: Windows 2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.12444 / December 5th 2008.
The Yamaha native DS1 WDM is a very powerful music sound card dedicated to projects in studio, digital content creators and home based musicians. Its introduction gives it a cutting-edge with an XG wave table synthesis plus the power of physical modeling and a unique vocal harmonizer. Today's music creation style is mainly PC-based production. This sound card brings its top-level synthesis ability into the PCI sound slot. Multi-Channel Digital Hard Disk recording capability is combined with a 20 MB class wave table, multiple effects the busses, 7 independent 24 bit effect processors, channelized equalizers and more right on a single PCI card. These applications can control over a million parameters for all these facilities via MIDI, including digital audio mixing with digital effects through the new multi-channel internal bus system in the Yamaha sound card. This sound card also has audio technologies like stereo and 5.1 channel.
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This Yamaha sound card has an enclosure type plug in module. Its sound synthesis model is analogue physical modeling synthesis and also a DAC data width of 16-bit with 126 MDI channels. Its 1 x expansion slots is compatible to its 4mb wave table size. This sound card comes with 8 types of REVERB, 8 chorus types and 36 echo types for the Mic-in. The digital audio is about 16 bit DAC, 16 bit ADC and also full duplex. Yamaha has also inserted its easy to use sound editor which lets you to record, edit and play all WAV files. It at least it requires a Pentium 3, an Intel Celeron 350 MHz or a AMD K611 500 MHz and above computer processor or its equivalent to activate its direct sound 3 HW acceleration. It also requires a direct x 8.1 and comes with a one year a warranty. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and YAMAHA Native DS1 WDM Driver errors before installing any driver updates.