Silly people 2006-07-19 13:29:59 I post these links for people's amusement or annoyance - they're of no benefit to the human race, or to HA in particular, having been posted by very silly people.QuoteOGG at 64kbps will outperform anything else at 128kbps and will give you FM quality at about 40kbps (using a 32 kHz sample rate).http://groups.google.co.uk/group/uk.tech.d...c6238df06aaa0b/Quote>> The bottom line is that 10% distortion is bad. On really >> difficult parts, such as the very loudest parts of certain >> classical pieces, I have seen as high as 40% distortion >> at 128k, even with the best encoder I have. > Do I have to teach you about psychoacoustic compression _again_? No, **I** am teaching YOU about DISTORTION. DISTORTION IS DISTORTION, and we should avoid it like the plague.http://groups.google.co.uk/group/alt.radio...d95775b2478343/There are even better (i.e. worse!) quotes in each thread, if you want to look. My favourite is in the second thread, about a PhD.Cheers,David.