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Old 29th July 2004, 09:23 PM   #1
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Default output level of soundcard?

would anyone know what the output level of a soundcard is?
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Old 29th July 2004, 10:05 PM   #2
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Depends on the type really; my onboard SiS sound adapter it's said to deliver 1v P-P. It can drive headphones directly, so i presume it's a bit more, but i never got arround to measure it.
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Old 1st August 2004, 12:01 AM   #3
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Loosely depends on what soundcard it is, however if its output is called 'line out' then chances are it will be at around 'line level' which is around 1v as described by Lisandro.
For actual measurement clarification, my audigy (no laughing please) gives around 1.3v RMS at maximum volume.

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