Sound Hardware Supported

Indicates the type of hardware supported for sound effects and/or music. Many early computer systems had limited sound capabilities, however some companies released additional hardware in the form of expansion cards, external MIDI synthesizers, and more to offer improved results.
  1. AdLib Gold
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  2. AdLib Music Synthesizer
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  3. Aicom Speech Synthesis Board
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  4. ARIA Chipset
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  5. Arrington Music System
    Exidy Sorcerer
  6. ATI Stereo F/X
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  7. Casio CSM-1 sound module
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  8. Casio CT-460
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  9. Casio CZ-101
    Atari ST
  10. Casio MT-540
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  11. CD Audio
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  12. CMS/GameBlaster
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  13. Covox Sound Master
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  14. Covox Sound Master II
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  15. Covox Sound Master Plus
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  16. Covox Speech Thing
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  17. Covox VoiceMaster
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  18. Cricket!
    Apple II
  19. DA Converter
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  20. DigiSpeech
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  21. Disney Sound Source
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  22. Echo II
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  23. Ensoniq Soundscape
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  24. ESS AudioDrive
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  25. General MIDI
    IBM PC/Compatibles,
    Macintosh
  26. Generic LPT DAC
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  27. Generic mono-timbral MIDI device
    Atari ST
  28. Generic multi-timbral MIDI Device
    Atari ST
  29. Gravis Ultrasound / ACE
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  30. Gravis Ultrasound MAX
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  31. I/O Magic Tempo
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  32. IBM PC Music Feature Card
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  33. IBM PCjr Speech Attachment
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  34. IBM PS/1 Audio Card
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  35. IBM PS/2 Speech Adapter
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  36. Innovation SSI-2001
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  37. IntelliVoice
    Intellivision
  38. InterSound MDO
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  39. Lantastic Voice Adapter
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  40. Logitech Soundman Wave
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  41. Microsoft Sound System
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  42. Mockingboard A
    Apple II
  43. Mockingboard B
    Apple II
  44. Mockingboard C
    Apple II
  45. Mockingboard D
    Apple II
  46. Mockingboard Sound I
    Apple II
  47. Mockingboard Sound II
    Apple II
  48. Mockingboard Sound/Speech I
    Apple II
  49. MSound
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  50. MSX-Audio
    MSX
  51. MSX-Music
    MSX
  52. No Sound
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  53. Orchid SoundWave 32
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  54. PC Internal Speaker
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  55. Pro Audio Spectrum
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  56. Pro Audio Spectrum 16
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  57. Pro Audio Spectrum Plus
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  58. PSG
    MSX
  59. Reveal FX/32
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  60. Roland MT-32
    Amiga,
    Atari ST,
    Macintosh
  61. Roland MT-32/LAPC-I
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  62. Roland RAP-10
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  63. Roland Sound Canvas
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  64. Sound Blaster
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  65. Sound Blaster 16
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  66. Sound Blaster AWE32
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  67. Sound Blaster Pro
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  68. Sound Galaxy Nova 16
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  69. Sound Galaxy NX Pro 16
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  70. Sound Manager
    Macintosh
  71. Speech/Sound Cartridge
    TRS-80 Color Computer
  72. SuperSonic Stereo Card
    Apple IIgs
  73. Talking Tech Bigmouth
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  74. Tandy DAC
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  75. Tandy Sensation
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  76. Tandy/PCjr
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  77. The Entertainer
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  78. Thunderboard
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  79. TI Speech Synthesizer
    TI-99/4A
  80. Toptek Golden 16
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  81. Turtle Beach Maui
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  82. WaveBlaster
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  83. WAVjammer (PCMCIA)
    IBM PC/Compatibles
  84. Yamaha FB-01 FM Sound Generator
    IBM PC/Compatibles