AudioDeviceType AudioDeviceType AudioDeviceType AudioDeviceType Enum


Describes the primary usage of the device that is being used to play back audio. This value is used by AudioDeviceType.

public : enum class AudioDeviceType
enum class winrt::Windows::UI::Xaml::Media::AudioDeviceType : int32_t
public enum AudioDeviceType
Public Enum AudioDeviceType
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Communications Communications Communications Communications

The device is primarily for voice communications.

Console Console Console Console

The device is a console and the audio session might support games, notifications, voice commands, and so on.

Multimedia Multimedia Multimedia Multimedia

The device is intended for multimedia playback and/or recording.