So, you want to enjoy all the multimedia capabilities that are provided by your computer.For this is the best fit 6-channel speaker system.Indeed, it will enrich your impressions of the games and movies.Most modern embedded sound card supports 6-channel audio, but before you buy the audio will still need to check it out.
- - Computer;
- - 6-channel speaker system.
What is a 6-channel audio system, or otherwise - 5.1?The number of 5.1 means that the audio system includes 6 speakers: 2 rear, two front and one center, and subwoofer.The subwoofer is needed for low frequencies, and the center column is a so-called "voice channel".There are digital and analog audio.The first requires a special digital output - SPDIF.Analog audio is more common, so the following will be considered by them.
With sound system usually comes three pairs of multi-colored cables for connecting speakers to the subwoofer and computer .At the subwoofer module mounted volume colored connectors a
re designed to connect the speakers.Connect the cables to the appropriate connectors on the color, and then connect the speakers.After this will only connect the power supply and subwoofer.When you connect a subwoofer, match the polarity, otherwise the operation is simple and trivial.At the end of the operation all the free connectors on the module subwoofer should be taken.
Now connect the ends of the cables to the computer .To do this, insert the cable from the front speakers (green) into the green connector cable from the rear speakers (black or blue) to a blue connector and the cable center channel (subwoofer) in the pink connector.
Next set if still have not done so, the driver on the computer sound card.To do this, insert the disc in the drive, run the installation wizard and follow the prompts on the screen, and then restart the computer.Together with the driver comes, as a rule, a special utility for configuring the sound.With its help you according to your taste can adjust the sound to your audio system.There are a lot of settings, but be sure to pay attention to option "6 channel mode", "5.1 channel mode" or the like.It is necessary to include.
Tip 2: How to connect the system 5.1
often have problems with the connection systems of audio or video equipment to your PC.One common system is considered to be 5.1, as have a lot to tinker with the system settings.
- - cables to the system 5.1.
This system is a five speakers and one subwoofer.All of this is connected to the computer using a special cable.First of all, read the instructions supplied with the system.Connect all cables to the system and place the speakers in the corners of the room, and the subwoofer is best positioned near the computer, only to put it on the floor, because it makes a lot of sound waves.
Next you need to configure the system computer to all the speakers work equally.Once the cable is connected to the computer will pop up a small window, which will be shown to the room arrangement of five speakers and a subwoofer.It is a visual projection of your system.Click on "Diagnostics", the system automatically produced a signal of each column.You will need to customize which columns you will be central, and which side.
As practice shows, this process takes at least 30 minutes.If all the settings are made, try to start any player to play music.Go to each column and listen to the reproduced sound.If there is no sound, check the cable connection, as they could not be connected or disconnected by accident.
In the future, the system will operate correctly.Try to hide the wires under the carpet as you can accidentally catch them and break, causing damage to the speakers or the whole system.These operations are identical to connect virtually all operating systems Windows, so any problems during installation will not occur even novice PC users.