Audio driver is necessary for sound card to function properly. Its latest version can keep your PC running fast. This post is going to tell you how to update your Dell Audio Driver
with 3 trustworthy ways. Follow the easy steps with pictures below and choose the one you prefer.
1. Update Dell Audio Driver via Device Manager
2. Download Dell Audio Driver from Dell website
3. Download & Update Dell Audio Driver via Driver Easy (RECOMMENDED)
Way 1. Update Dell Audio Driver via Device Manager
1) Open Device Manager
and locate Sound, video and game controllers.
2) Right-click on Realtek Audio,
then click Update Driver Software.
3) Click Search automatically for updated driver software.
4) After the driver is installed, restart your PC to make the changes take effort.
If your audio driver is up to date, you will see such notification:
The best driver software for your device is up to date.
Then you don’t need to update it.
Way 2. Download Dell Audio Driver from Dell website
Here take download audio driver for Dell Alienware Area 51 R2
as an example.
1) Go to search engine anyone you like.
Then type “Brand Name + Mode + Drivers
then choose DELL official website on the top.
2) Choose Find it myself
pane on the Drivers & downloads
page, then set your Windows OS, and choose to view by Category
3)Find Creative Sound Core3D-EX Driver
Then you can download it now.
After the driver is installed, restart your PC to make the changes take effort.
Way 3. Download & Update Dell Audio Driver via Driver Easy (RECOMMENDED)
is a nice tool to help you solve driver problems. It can automatically scan your computer, tell you which drivers are missing or outdated, and update them in several minutes.
There are two versions of Driver Easy. Free version
can detect drivers problems and download latest ones, what you need to do is install the driver one by one manually. With Pro version
, it just needs mouse-clicking 2 times, which can save much more time.
click Scan Now
. It will fast detect all drivers problems of your computer.
click Update All
. It will download and install ALL
new drivers including your audio driver automatically.
Such a useful tool it is! Download Driver Easy Professional Version
for your Dell now! And if you are not totally satisfied with it, you can always ask for a refund thirty days within the purchase for any reason.
Come on and have a try now