This post will help you download Realtek HD audio driver and Realtek HD Audio Manager, which is also called audio enhancer for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 for both system architecture types 64 bits and 32 bits.
Realtek HD Audio Manager boots both speakers and microphones.
Inbuilt Windows Audio Enhander
You get this inbuilt Windows’ Audio enhancer when you download and install realtek HD audio driver..
Realtek HD Audio Manager
This audio manager is completely free and can be downloaded from Gigabyte’s website and once its installed, the Windows inbuilt enhancer gets disabled by default.
Download Realtek Audio Driver
There are two safe ways to download Realtek drivers for your systems; these are available in 64 bit and 32 bit.
- Realtek Website
- Motherboard Download page
When you download from Realtek website you get the latest version and updated version of audio driver for your system and from motherboard website you get most compatible audio driver.
Download from Realtek
Downloading from Realtek website is a bit complicated and slow, but you get best and most updated driver plus 3D sound effect driver too.
After installing Realtek audio driver; I have more audio enhancement options..
Download from Motherboard Support/Download Page
There are so many motherboard manufacturers from different countries. To find our your motherboard name and model; simply press WIN+R and types ‘msinfo32’ and hit Enter. And look for BaseBoard Product.. That’s motherboard model name and above model name you should see motherboard manufacturer.
To download audio driver from motherboard website; Google mother manufacture + model number and go to download/support page and scroll down and up to find the audio driver download tag and download it.
USB Audio Enhancer
For USB audio enhancer, you would not require any software or audio driver; it’s plug and play thing and you get amazing sound quality, I have been using it for many year for both recording/live streaming and speaker/headphone.