16-bit sound


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16-bit sound

A sound card that processes 16-bit sound samples. The more data in the sample, the more accurately sound can be digitized. See sampling.
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- Windows 95/98/Me compatible 16-bit sound card with a microphone input jack or USB port for USB microphone input
But for the the ultimate graphics and speed, it is best on 200 MHz, a 3D graphics accelerator card, 16-bit sound card and a joypad.
Java Audio does not support 16-bit sound, so the firm had to use filters to improve the quality.
For voice recognition: industry standard 16-bit sound card or built-in audio system and microphone are required (not included in product).
Requires an IBM or compatible with Pentium processor running Windows 95 or Windows NT 4.0, with 8 MB RAM, 4x CD-ROM drive, 800 x 600 screen resolution with 16-bit color, 16-bit sound card and speakers, mouse.
A 16-bit sound card performs better than an eight-bit and so on.
Your computer needs to be equipped with a Pentium 120, 16 megabytes of RAM, 60 megabytes of free hard disk space, a 16-bit sound card and a CD- ROM drive.
The built-in speakers provide great 16-bit sound, and complement the rich colors of the large display that can be used for multimedia presentations.
In addition to CD-ROM drives, 16-bit sound boards and video-compression capability (called MPEG, and pronounced m-peg) are becoming standard features.