Driver Update: Realtek AC’97 A3.68

Realtek Semiconductor Corporation released new drivers and utilities for its AC’97 Codec a few days ago. The software has been given version number A3.68 and is available in different packages for the different variants of Windows. The Realtek Media Player has also been lifted to the same version number. The changelog for both looks like this:

Changes in A3.68:

  • Add some customized settings.
  • Change DMA operation mode.
  • Fix SPDIF out issue for ALI1573 and ALI1689.
  • Fix SPDIF no output issue for digital and analog output mode in ALC658.
  • Fix SPDIF noise or no output issues in nVidia chipsets.
  • Fix audio can’t be test in 3D Marks.
  • Fix UT2004 game noise issue.

[break]The following downloads are available:
AC’97 Audio Codec for Windows 95
AC’97 Audio Codec for Windows NT
AC’97 Audio Codec for Windows 98/98SE/ME/2000/XP
Realtek Media Player

Version number A3.68
Operating systems Windows 9x, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Website realtek
License type Freeware