fm801 sound card with low volume

By hereiamagain
Feb 28, 2007
  1. I just installed a new sabrent 6 channel 5.1 3d sound card it uses a fortemedia fm801 chip set installed drivers ok just have very low sound on all media play back. I have all volume controls up to full but still very low sound. anybody have any ideas?
  2. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Posts: 2,273

    Do you have speakers / headset? If speakers you should upgrade to Headsets ( if you play games get wired but if you watch movies get wireless ones so you can move around while listening to your movie ;) )

    Speakers usualy dont produce great sound unles you have surround sound around your ears or something =D
  3. hereiamagain

    hereiamagain TS Rookie Topic Starter

    useing both speakers and headset same problem both ways. but I just put my old creative sound card back in and that works fine. I guess the sabrent card is bad
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