Which Software still uses worse MP3-Encoders? 2006-07-25 21:56:13 hi,for me mp3 is still a good codec. i always use the lame codec to rip audio-cds. but why are there still so many people who rip with worse mp3-encoders like xing, blade ... and in a bitrate of 128kbit? what programs still use this encoders? is there a black list of ripping-programs which a newbie should better avoid, if not i make a start:musicmatch jukebox: unknownwindows media player: unknownapple itunes: unknownrealplayer: unknownfreeware:cdex: unknownaudiograbber: unknownsry, i don't have the time at the moment, i will complete my list in the next days... . cya .