Jump to content
squid

PC digital audio

Recommended Posts

I've been playing around with digital audio (through optical) with the built in realtek audio on my motherboard and found that windows doesn't know what the speaker setup is when using digital and so games default to stereo.

 

Is this standard for all sound cards or do cards from companies like creative have a way round this?

 

seems to me with this limited experience that PCs are better off using analog because software can better cope with it (like AAC 5.1 stays 5.1 but through digital you need software to convert it to DD or something else)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×