Internal Soundcards

These are the internal PC soundcards that I currently own (ISA/PCI/PCI-E).

Creative Labs Sound Blaster 1.5 with C/MS chip expansion [CT-1320B]

  • Music capabilities: 11-voice FM Yamaha YM3812 OPL2 (Mono)
  • Digital capabilities: 8-bit/22.05kHz Playback, 8-bit/11.025kHz Recording (Mono)
  • Other: Upgradable to Creative Music System standard with optional CMS-301 chips
  • Connections: Line-out, Mic-in, Game-port
  • Interface: ISA (8-bit)

Creative Labs Sound Blaster AWE32 with 2MB RAM expansion [CT-3900]

  • Music capabilities: 20-voice FM Yamaha YMF262 OPL3 (Stereo)
  • MIDI capabilities: 32-voice E-MU EM8011 (1MB ROM) (Stereo)
  • Digital capabilities: 16-bit/44.1kHz Playback, 16-bit/44.1kHz Recording (Stereo)
  • Other: 512kB on-board RAM (expandable to 28MB with SIMM)
  • Connections: Line-out, Line-in, Mic-in, Game-port (doubles as MPU-401 UART interface), Wave Blaster compatible header, Creative/Panasonic and IDE CD-ROM interfaces
  • Interface: ISA (16-bit)