Posts Tagged ‘sound card’

How To Choose A Sound Card

Monday, December 3rd, 2007

The electronic musician on the move will need to choose all hardware carefully – the first thing you need is a reliable computer, and the second is a reliable sound card. I’ve covered some of the aspects of choosing a music laptop in previous posts, but for beginners the task of choosing an audio interface can be even more daunting. Fear not, however, as help is at hand…

Setting Buffers and Latency for your Audio Interface

Sunday, April 1st, 2007

This is an important step in setting up your DAW, and many musicians new to digital hardware may not be aware of its significance. When you attach a sound card (audio interface) to your computer, you will have the option of setting buffer sizes, which will directly affect the latency of the signal through your interface.