AudioFormat Class

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Provides specific technical information about an audio format that is used by audio capture devices.


Namespace:  System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)

public class AudioFormat

The AudioFormat type exposes the following members.

Public propertyBitsPerSampleGets the number of bits that are used to store the audio information for a single sample of an audio format.
Public propertyChannelsGets the number of channels that are provided by the audio format.
Public propertySamplesPerSecondGets the number of samples per second that are provided by the audio format.
Public propertyWaveFormatGets the encoding format of the audio format as a WaveFormatType value.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

AudioFormat reports specific data about audio capture devices based on the host client system and provides the information in a platform-neutral way.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1

Windows Phone

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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