While attempting to update your Windows 11/10, you might have noticed an update – Sound Research Corp SoftwareComponent, pending installation. What is this new update about and what exactly does it do? We’ll try to find out in this post.
Sound Research Corp SoftwareComponent
Sound Research Corp- SoftwareComponent is a package that provides the Synaptics High Definition Audio for supported models running a supported operating system. The package also offers the Synaptics High Definition Audio driver for supporting Desktop models that are running a supported operating system.
Synaptics High Definition Audio codecs help in delivering good sound quality uniformly across all devices, while also providing powerful advanced features like voice control, active noise cancellation, noise suppression, wind noise cancellation, and smart voice pickup.
Windows usually applies a generic audio driver for computers to recognize the sound card component and execute its basic functions. So, updating the audio version with some advanced drivers like the above can improve sound quality and resolve compatibility issues. The process is quite simple. All you must do is download the package, run the setup, and follow the on-screen instructions.
- Architecture supported – AMD64 , ARM , ARM64 , IA64 , X86
- Products supported – Windows 10 S Version 1803 and Later Servicing Drivers, Windows 10 S Version 1803 and Later Upgrade & Servicing Drivers, Windows 10 version 1803 and Later Servicing Drivers, Windows 10 Version 1803 and Later Upgrade & Servicing Drivers.
- Driver Model – Sound Research Audio Effects Component
Inspired by the goal of creating innovative PC audio products, Sound Research Corporation, a computer software company, based in California develops smart amp technologies. It has shipped in over 100 million embedded, consumer and PC products worldwide from HP and Intel Corporation. The company also offers product mastering solutions for HP, Intel, Beats, Asus, ADI, TI & others.