Summary: I have not yet really used it yet. I am impressed that a product 11 years old still works and has current drivers available. The drivers are updated but the manual has not been. The XP instructions said to install the drivers first so that is what I did and then I shut down the PC, installed the...
Summary: I like this product M-Audio Audiophile PCI (2496) Sound Card Product Identifiers Brand M-Audio Product Line M-Audio Audiophile Model 2496 MPN 2496 UPC 612391415006 Main Specification Type Sound card Enclosure Type Laptop Card Interface Type PCI DAC Data Width 24-bit Sample Rate 8 kHz - 96 kHz Sound...
Summary: I bought this used for a reasonable price. Works great with my DAW. Great sound. M Audio now has stuff with more inputs/outputs, but this suited my needs. Only drawback, no headphone jack. But card is powerful enough that I can hook up headphones to the standard speaker output.
2 channel card that is heavy duty & works w/PCI interfacing
6 July 2012
Summary: This particular sound card works well in "somewhat older" PCs. It uses a PCI interface. I wanted to hook this card up to my stereo system via the computer. My intergrated sound card wound up burnning out when hooked up to my older sound system. Most likley due to an uneven resistance in Ohms.
Excerpt: Just so you are aware: I've reviewed this already, but there's two of these on Ciao, exactly the same product - thought I'd cover both with my review so you buyers get to read it :D This was the first soundcard I purchased, about 4 years ago at £60, it was and still is an absolute bargain!
Excerpt: This was the first soundcard I purchased, about 4 years ago at £60, it was and still is an absolute bargain! While this is certainly an entry level professional soundcard, with 2in/2out, it's been designed carefully and with as much detail as higher-spec sound cards which I've purchased from...
Pros: Rock - Solid Performance - Ridiculously Cheap !