Re: Video or audio/video card

Robert Barry (
Fri, 26 Jun 1998 11:26:44 -0700

I have the Philips version of the Winnov AV card that I bought from and it works fine as a sound card.

I had to modify the end of the sound cable from my cd-rom drive to fit the
AV card. The cable was setup to use four pins and the AV card has five
pins. Only three pins are actually used. Left and right channel and a

The sound from my music CDs is very good. I don't play many games so I
don't know how well it works for games, but my Grateful Dead CDs sound

Robert <--see my volkswagens

> From: Jason Williams <>
> To:
> Subject: Re: Video or audio/video card
> Date: Friday, June 26, 1998 10:38 AM
> On Fri, 26 Jun 1998, Si Ballenger wrote:
> > If you were short on slot space, you might could pull your regular
> > card and just use the one on the video card. I don't know how the sound
> > card on the video card compares to a regular sound card (stereo, etc.).
> I do believe it's full duplex 44khz stero. The only problem I have with
> the built-in sound card is it doesn't seem to support MIDI. I have heard
> of at least one guy using the audio part of the Winnov Videum AV as a
> soundcard.
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