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Re: A/B listening tests

On 9 jul 2007, at 06.14, Bill Fox wrote:

> Speaking of A/B testing, according to what I've read, the  
> difference between 16 and 24 bit digital can be heard much more  
> easily than the difference between 44.1kHz and 192kHz.  So it isn't  
> the sample frequency but the bit resolution of each sample.  Plus,  
> the more linear the AD and DA conversions are, the more transparent  
> the process becomes.  Bit depth and conversion linearity seem to  
> far outstrip sample frequency at obtaining audible quality  
> improvements.

I can second this statement.

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