Soond caird

Audio interface
KL Creative Labs Soundblaster Live Value CT4670.jpg
A Sound Blaster Live! Value card, a typical (circa 2000) PCI soond caird.
Connects tae

Mitherbuird via one of:

  • PCI
  • ISA
  • USB
  • IEEE 1394
  • IBM PC Parallel Port
  • PCI-E
  • MCA (rare)
  • PCMCIA interfaces ( PC Card, Expresscard)

Line in or oot: via one of:

  • Analogue - phone, RCA or DIN connector
  • Digital - RCA, TOSLink or AES/EBU

Microphone via one of:

  • Phone connector
  • PIN connector
Common manufacturers Creative Labs (an subsidiary E-mu Systems)
Realtek
C-Media
M-Audio
Turtle Beach
ASUS
VIA Technologies

A soond caird (an aa kent as an audio caird) is an internal computer expansion card that facilitates the input an ootput o audio signals tae an frae a computer unner control o computer programs.

Other Languages
العربية: بطاقة الصوت
български: Звукова карта
bosanski: Zvučna kartica
català: Targeta de so
čeština: Zvuková karta
dansk: Lydkort
Deutsch: Soundkarte
Ελληνικά: Κάρτα ήχου
English: Sound card
Esperanto: Sonkarto
eesti: Helikaart
euskara: Soinu-txartel
فارسی: کارت صدا
français: Carte son
עברית: כרטיס קול
hrvatski: Zvučna kartica
magyar: Hangkártya
Bahasa Indonesia: Kartu suara
italiano: Scheda audio
Basa Jawa: Kertu suara
한국어: 사운드 카드
коми: Шы плата
lumbaart: Scheda Audiu
latviešu: Skaņas karte
олык марий: Йӱкплате
Bahasa Melayu: Kad bunyi
Nederlands: Geluidskaart
norsk nynorsk: Lydkort
norsk: Lydkort
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਸਾਊਂਡ ਕਾਰਡ
português: Placa de som
română: Placă de sunet
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Zvučna kartica
Simple English: Sound card
slovenčina: Zvuková karta
српски / srpski: Звучна картица
svenska: Ljudkort
தமிழ்: ஒலி அட்டை
Türkçe: Ses kartı
українська: Звукова плата
Tiếng Việt: Bo mạch âm thanh
中文: 声卡