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Re: OT That 'sizzle sound' of Mp3s
Stefan Tiedje wrote:
> Of course if you subtract the compressed sound from the original, you
> might hear a sizzle, but that's exactly that part of the sound which
> gets masked, and which is actually missing in the compressed sound...
The (dubious anyway) theory of masking doesn't take into account stereo
So the "masked" sizzle can be audible.
..but as to whether there's really a sizzle, or it's just that the
sounds that are present lose definition I'm not going to claim :-)