Driver Update: Realtek HD Audio 2.27

Realtek Semiconductor Corporation released a new High Definition Audio codec Monday. The version number has arrived at 2.27 and the drivers are available in both a 32-bit and 64-bit version. The download page lists Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, and 7 as supported operating systems, but the release notes also list Server 2008. In addition to the now inevitable ‘customizations’, the changelog shows the following change:

Driver Package R2.27

  • Fix GUI issue which can’t launch Windows MediaPlayer under Win7 OS.

Version number 2.27
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP x64, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Vista, Windows Vista x64, Windows Server 2008
Website realtek
File sizes 28.61MB – 34.40MB
License type Freeware