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post #11 of 31
I knew right away also. Even without using headphones.
    
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Protip, higher bitrate=louder file
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post #13 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by MjrTom View Post
Ditto,

You would be suprised if you have not listened to these through a decent pair of cans.
I record my MP3's at 256kb/s or 320kb/s for this reason, or better still listen to it on CD
cans= dead giveaway
    
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post #14 of 31
Yeah, it was tough for me with my cheap earbuds and laptop sound card. =\\
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post #15 of 31
Easy. >.>


Quote:
Originally Posted by redsunx View Post
Protip, higher bitrate=louder file
No... it's more sounds, not louder sounds. A 1000kbps FLAC file played at the same set volume level as a 128kbps mp3 is going to be the same volume, just with more clarity, detail and definition.
post #16 of 31
Used my speakers because I was too lazy to pull out my cans ;>.
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I will have to try this at home later!

Thanks for an interesting link!
    
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post #18 of 31
Picked the correct one. The lower quality one was easy to pick up with headphones, there was actually a lot of hissing and some popping on the 128kbps one.
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post #19 of 31
very easy, if you cant tell the difference you need to take a hearing test.
i was using my headphones though, it probably would have been quite a bit harder to tell on my crappy speakers.
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post #20 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by majin death View Post
very easy, if you cant tell the difference you need to take a hearing test.
or maybe I should stop/limit listening to loud music
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