The new HD Audio version brings performance, stability and sound quality improvements. The package is compatible with 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 OSs. Both Redstone and Threshold anniversary updates of Windows 10 are compatible with new HD Audio driver version.


Other operating systems might be compatible, but Realtek doesn’t advise users to install the new driver on them since it can lead to various compatibility issues, and/or malfunctions.

In order to install it, download the driver, unzip the install package, close all programs before starting the installation and running the .exe setup file.

After the setup file launches, just follow on-screen instructions and your new driver should install in a matter of minutes. And don’t forget to reboot the system after the new audio driver finishes installing.

New HD Audio package can be download from Softpedia via the source link given below. available for download at Softpedia. available here; all you have to do is to download it.