[clug] Audio file formats
chris at kororaa.org
Mon May 19 06:41:22 GMT 2008
On Mon, 2008-05-19 at 13:35 +0930, Kristy A. Bennett wrote:
> With the aid of Sound Recorder I can record in four formats: ogg, wav,
> spx and flac. I understand the difference in quality but have no idea
> of cross-platform, cross-media-player-device implications of these
> formats. Can someone clue me in?
Also, if your requirement is for lossless audio, then WAV
(Microsoft/IBM) or FLAC (patent and royalty free) are your options.
Others such as mp3, vorbis (in an ogg container) and spx are all lossy
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