Audio Device
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Audio Device

Device - Use audio inside Smode

An Audio Device allows Smode to output sound or to react to an audio input.
If you do not want to select a specific Audio device and simply use the Windows input and output settings, select "Direct Sound Primary Sound Driver".

To set an audio device (input or output), go inside "edit->preferences->Engine" or press "F11". Add a device into one of those sections:

PARAMETERS ON ALL AUDIO DEVICES

  • Buffer Size (Audio Device Buffer Size): Buffer size of the audio device. The higher this value is, the higher the latency will be. The lower this value is, the higher the risk of audible audio cracks will be (especially if the driver or host computer has performance issues). For high latency usage, consider to use the low performance footprint ASIO drivers. Note that with some device or driver, like Tascam ASIO for instance, the buffer size choice contains only an unique value set in the device setting panel. So use the manufacturer setting panel if you need to change this value.
  • Sample Rate (Audio Device Sample Rate): Sample rate of the audio device, in number of samples per seconds
  • Compute Waveform And Spectrum (Boolean (on/off)): Activate the computing of the waveform and spectrum for further analysis. Can be costly, but needed for audio extraction.
  • Input Latency in Samples (Positive Integer): Input latency of the audio device (Read Only): Displays the latency of input channels in number of samples
  • Output Latency in Samples (Positive Integer): Output latency of the audio device (Read Only): Displays the latency of output channels in number of samples
  • Input Gain (Decibel): Input gain of the audio device in Decibel
  • Output Gain (Decibel): Output gain of the audio device in Decibel

CATALOG

Juce Audio - Core audio engine allowing communication with the underlying Operating System audio APIs.

Null Audio - A silent device