Soundblaster requirements

  pittza 11:08 20 Sep 2009

Hi I am thinking of buying a Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS soundcard , the system requirements are: Minimum System Requirements
Processor: Genuine Intel Pentium II, Celeron 350MHz, AMD-K6 450MHz or faster
Intel, AMD or 100% compatible motherboard processor chipset
System RAM: 64MB for Windows 98SE and ME, 128MB for Windows 2000 SP2 and XP
600MB of free hard disk space
Windows 98SE, 2000 SP2, ME, or XP
My question is does my PC have these?
Here are my PC details:
Item Value
OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name WINXP
System Manufacturer MSI
System Model MS-6712
System Type X86-based PC
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 6 Stepping 2 AuthenticAMD ~1300 Mhz
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. Version 07.00T, 02/04/2001
SMBIOS Version 2.3
Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS
System Directory C:\WINDOWS\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume2
Locale United Kingdom
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "5.1.2600.2562 (xpsp.040919-1030)"
User Name WINXP\Windows
Time Zone GMT Standard Time
Total Physical Memory 1,536.00 MB
Available Physical Memory 1.07 GB
Total Virtual Memory 2.00 GB
Available Virtual Memory 1.96 GB
Page File Space 2.84 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys


  100andthirty 13:32 20 Sep 2009

Yes. I have one of these and I have similar hardware and operating system.

make sure you get the Creative CD with the card and follow the instructions to the letter.

then you can update the drivers and so on from the Creative web site

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