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Desktop Audio Constantly Cutting Out

Since the start of August I've been having an ongoing problem with my audio, where every 30-120 seconds the audio will cut out for about two seconds, when the audio resumes, it does a variety of things depending on what is playing the audio, in an HTML5 player (Youtube), the audio will resume where it left off, and the video will freeze until the audio has caught up. In VLC, the audio will resume where the video is (Alot of the time in VLC the audio will resume for a split second, then cut out again for about half a second, then resume as normal), in a game, I think the audio desyncs completely, since the audio resumes where it left off and the game does not freeze to allow the audio to catch up.

I use a Logitech G933 headset and have replaced the entire headset at one point (Due to a separate problem with the headset) with the same model to no avail, even so, I have run my audio through my seperate 'speakers' and the problem is still present. I have updated multiple drivers but none of them seem to affect the problem in any way, I have even done a system restore back to before the problem occurred, which solved nothing.

Any help would be immensely appreciated, thanks.

gigabyte H81M-HD3 Motherboard
Intel i5-4590 CPU
Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

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Going to need more detail.

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My Motherboard Seems to be Version One

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I think motherboard uses:
Realtek HD Audio Driver
Intel Management Engine Interface
Intel(R) C220 series chipset SATA AHCI Controller
AMD Radeon R& 200 Series
Intel(R) Graphics 4600

I've had this computer for a few years, this problem is new, it occurred at the start of August this year, without any reason that I know of, and continues until today.


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V1 link.

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Problem Solved

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Updating the BIOS to F7 seems to have fixed the problem (Although my computer has lost the ability to use WIFI, this isn't a problem though, since I use Ethernet, and have a WIFI USB stick), thanks a ton! Have a great day.

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In reply to: Desktop Audio Constantly Cutting Out

Take the side panel off and test.
If you have a small table fan point it at the innards....test.

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