View Full Version : [ubuntu] poor sound quality

June 20th, 2008, 08:19 PM
i upgraded from gutsy today and almost everything is working ok.

Sound is very poor quality in VLC player it seems to stutter or pop every few seconds.

in mplayer/totem it is better but out of sync.

any ideas would be deeply welcome.

June 20th, 2008, 09:16 PM
i have seemed to have got this working now.

what i did is changed the output module to oss and it worked ok so tried alsa but changed (alsa device name) to another device (not default) and it worked and when i changed it back to the default settings it now all works.

June 20th, 2008, 09:19 PM
Is your sound integrated or are you using an external device? My sound is integrated and seems to work fine, but a friend uses an external sound device and has problems sometimes (he uses XP).

June 20th, 2008, 09:29 PM
integrated hdaintel sound but seems to work ok now in vlc