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post #1921 of 1923
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Originally Posted by nick_charles View Post

 

For fun I reripped it as MP3 v0

 

 

very similar but.... on the loud bits

 

 

Not clipping according to Audacity but right on the limit more often than with either Cd copy

 

 

Keep in mind that there might be intersample clipping. Audacity does not display the real waveform so you can't see it.

This is how extreme intersample clipping looks like:

 

 

Back to topic. Benchmark Media Systems published this article on the bit depth stuff:

http://benchmarkmedia.com/blogs/news/15121729-audio-myth-24-bit-audio-has-more-resolution-than-16-bit-audio


Edited by Kaffeemann - 8/25/14 at 5:02am
post #1922 of 1923

Just a little intrusion here, to tell that the 16-bit v/s 8-bit blind test page that has been often cited in this thread, has been updated. Now using Neil Young's own music. I am such a bad guy indeed...

 

http://www.audiocheck.net/blindtests_16vs8bit_NeilYoung.php

post #1923 of 1923
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Originally Posted by audiosampling View Post

Just a little intrusion here, to tell that the 16-bit v/s 8-bit blind test page that has been often cited in this thread, has been updated. Now using Neil Young's own music. I am such a bad guy indeed...



 



http://www.audiocheck.net/blindtests_16vs8bit_NeilYoung.php


 



Genius. I am glad you are going there. I look forward to the result.
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