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