OSD Sound Options


sound
Description This option lets you pick which system Mame uses to produce its sound. Options are...
  • portaudio
  • dsound
  • none
  • auto
Full Command -sound <custom>
Alt. Command none
Reverse Command none
Example mame64 pacman -sound none
Mame.ini Command sound
Command Default auto
Argument Format <custom>

audio_latency
Description This option lets you set how much buffering Mame is allowed to do when playing sound. Only change these setting if you get crackling sound in games. Check first that there are no known errors and the game is running at 100% speed as both of these can affect sound. 0 is the lowest value and 5 is the highest.
Full Command -audio_latency <integer>
Alt. Command none
Reverse Command none
Example mame64 pacman -audio_latency 3
Mame.ini Command audio_latency
Command Default 2
Argument Format <integer>