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Author Topic: AudioMedia III (1996) pci card - highest level of Pro Tools Supported  (Read 2454 times)

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MAC: Pro Tools LE 6.2.3 for Mac OS X 10.3 "Panther" (untested)
WIN: Pro Tools LE 6.1.1 for Windows XP
were the last versions of Pro Tools that support Audiomedia III hardware.

Pro Tools LE 6.2.3 for Mac OS X 10.3 (untested) and Pro Tools LE 6.1.1 for Windows XP were the last versions of Pro Tools that support Audiomedia III hardware.

other versions you can use are:
Pro Tools LE 6.1.2 for Mac OS X 10.2 (Jaguar)
Pro Tools LE 5.1.1 for Mac OS 9
Pro Tools LE 5.1.1 for Win98se/ME
Pro Tools LE 5.0.1 for Mac OS 8.6 & 9 (PDF)

Audiomedia III cards are not compatible with Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or with Power Mac G5
so if you want to use your AMIII card on Mac Os X you can do so up to OSX Panther (10.3.9)

Please note: It may be possible to use the digidesign ASIO drivers to use non-Digidesign software under tiger as this has been documented with the digi001
[macos9] The following items must be installed: -DigiSystem INIT (DSI) v5.1-----System Folder>Extensions Folder -Direct I/O v5.1 -----System Folder>Extensions Folder -Digidesign ASIO Direct I/O driver -----ASIO drivers folder

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im searching for the windows 3.1 driver for this sound card, the audio media III pci card, if anyone has it can you please attach it as a file attachment in a response to this thread!!! its possible that the v1.3 win95 driver (labelled "AMIII Wave Driver Version 1.3 PC" on the 1.44mb floppy) may work in windows 3.1 i have to check that out - the install guide ( does not mention windows 3.1 but earlier documentation *Does*

AMIII Specs/Features -
4 simultaneous inputs and outputs with Pro Tools LE - 2 analog, 2 digital S/PDIF:

Two Analog Inputs: (-10dBV, unbalanced RCA connections)
Two Analog Outputs: (-10dBV, unbalanced RCA connections)
Analog Converter Resolution - 18-bit, 1-bit Delta-Sigma; 128x Oversampling

Stereo Digital Input and Output: (S/PDIF, RCA connections)
Maximum Digital Resolution - 24-bit

THD: 0.008% @ 1 kHz
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 88 dB, 22 Hz - 22 kHz band-limited, (input-to-output)
Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz
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