Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Fixed distorted sound on my Asus laptop

05 Jan 2010   #1
xtremev

Windows seven Home Premium
 
 
Fixed distorted sound on my Asus laptop

Hey guys, I just upgraded my Asus N70sv laptop to windows seven home premium, from the equivalent version in vista. The sound was horribly distorted. For some reason I decided to roll back the driver to see what would happen, and guess what? It works great again.. this is probably not a permanent fix but it will do until the source of the problem gets resolved. I hope this helps


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
15 Jan 2010   #2
Nebx1989

Win7 Pro
 
 

Hello there,
I'm having the same problem, except i have a fresh Win7 Pro install... I've tried the default drivers (the ones installed by win7) and a couple other "Realtek High Definition Audio" but i always get the horrible crackling with my sound. Unfortunately, i can't downgrade my drivers... most likely because they're the only ones i ever had... so i was wondering, is there any chance you could go to your sound card properties and look at the version/date/name of the drivers? Since we have the same laptop, i'm guessing that installing the same drivers as you would most likely do it for me...

thanks!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Jan 2010   #3
sokrats

Windows 7
 
 
Cracking sound

Hi,

I've also got problem with cracking sound after upgrading to Windows 7. The sound got much better after installing a previous audio driver that was available for download at ASUS. The sound is not perfect, but it's workable. Ocasionally it sounds like small scraches on an LP. Other problems are that the inbuilt microfon hardly can detect any sound, neighter do the surround system work.

ASUS has lately replaced the previous audio driver with the audio driver shipped with the Support CD, which cause the cracking sound.

I've been in touch with ASUS support and accordning to them the only solution is to reinstall Vista and then upgrade to Windows7 again.

Has anyone managed to solve the cracking sound issue without doing a full reinstallation?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

15 Dec 2010   #4
xtremev

Windows seven Home Premium
 
 
the driver I use

Well its been a little over a year now that I ve been using this driver, and thought I would try updating the sound driver to see if I could get the Realtek one to work, so i could use the SRS premium sound functions, but guess what I still cant find a good fix for this as it is still terribly distorted, si i restore my pc to the previous driver, and will continue to use this driver as it is not perfect butworks 100 better than the realtek driver that we should be able to use......side note I turned up the volume in the bios as default is like 50 %............Im just an average user so if anybody can find a better fix than this please post!!!!!!!!!



High Definition Audio device
Driver provider Microsoft
Driver date 13/07/2009
Driver version 6.1.7600.16385
Digital signature Microsoft windows
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Dec 2011   #5
tester2013

Windows 7 32/64
 
 

The problem must be caused by Windows 7 mixer. Try using ReClock (http://sandbox.slysoft.com/beta/SetupReClock1877.exe). Hint: bypass the mixer by choosing Wasapi Exclusive Mode in the settings
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Mar 2012   #6
dmast

windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

On the off chance that anyone will see this, I tried using ReClock in the mpc-hc player, and the garbled audio was worse. It occurred for every song attempted. With VLC, it occurs about 1 out of 3 times.

Additional data, using Process Explorer from the SysInternals Suite, every time the problem occurs, core 0 on my cpu experiences a steady number of kernel interrupts, each consuming 25-35% of the core, and the stream of interrupts continues until I restart the song. On the first or second restart, the interrupts stop, and the music is clear. So that leaves two question I think. First, why can I hear these interrupts anyway, and second, what causes these interrupts, which seem to be directly related to starting a new song, this never happens mid-song.

Ideas anyone????
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Fixed distorted sound on my Asus laptop




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
ASUS Laptop Windows 7 Audio Issue (Distorted/Crackling) Please Help
Hi, please forgive me if I don't explain much very well, I'm not a very tech savvy person but this problem has driven me mad. I have tried to search around for help but I can't get the right answers, it's always for a different model of ASUS or some different sound device for Windows 7 - I just...
Sound & Audio
ASUS Laptop sound issue
This is my third thread post because I'm having three issues all at the same time but this one is actually very old. It doesn't bug me but can get annoying. If I plug in headphones and take it out, it'll say the headphones are still plugged in 90% of the time. I just go to "Change sound card...
Sound & Audio
Distorted Sound on Toshiba Laptop
Hi there Recently got a Toshiba L755 and have been having an issue with audio & video playback since I got it. I have updated the latest drivers for the Conexant HD Audio card and this made no difference. Basically during playback there is an intermitant distorted sound during mp3 playback,...
Sound & Audio
Distorted sound
At first I thought it was only when I watch online videos that my sound is distorted as well as the video was very choppy.. I installed some codec and it seemed to go away.. however now I try to play music off my computer and the sound is extremely distorted and cant even hear anything and all i...
Sound & Audio
Distorted sound
HI I have a problem on my windows seven 32 . Now i have a realtek AC888 with driver 2.43 . I go to the problem.... when I am listen music o seeing a video on youtube I open a website , programe or a game and the sound is distorsed.
Sound & Audio


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:54.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App