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    Question from a non audiophile regarding vinyl

    Aha, i see. Makes you wonder why they bother to place a 78 RPM option on a player not intended to play them.
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    Best Lossy Format?

    Hmm. Well its hard to say what i mean, because while i am not an audiophile i do think i have a higher than average ear. (Dynamic compression is the only audiophile no no i can usually detect, Metallica's Death Magnetic was great music compressed to crappiness). Whenever possible I buy...
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    Best Lossy Format?

    Thanks for all the help everyone. From what i'm hearing, OGG Vorbis is best sounding, but least universal, while MP3 is worst sounding but almost completely universal, with AAC in the middle. Considering I use iPod and AAC is sort of a middle ground i think i'll stick with AAC. Thanks...
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    Question from a non audiophile regarding vinyl

    I collect vinyl for non audiophile purposes, Most of the music i listen to is digital AAC and with my average ear I'm happy with that. But sometimes i just like to get out some records and listen to them simply because its fun. However, I am somewhat uneducated. I have a jazz album (a real...
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    Best Lossy Format?

    Hi, I'm not really what you'd call an audiophile, but I wanted your opinion on something. I am backing up some of my favorite cds with .FLAC encoding, because some day with the advancement of technology the difference could be more clear to us normies. However Most of my music remains lossy...
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