An audio file format is a file format for storing digital audio data on a computer
system. The bit layout of the audio data (excluding metadata) is called the audio ...
Describes the different audio file formats and codecs available on Windows
computers. Includes samples of each audio format including WAV, MP3, VOX,
Jan 18, 2011 ... Most of the formats you see in day-to-day use are “lossy”; some degree of audio
quality is sacrificed in exchange for a significant gain in file size ...
Computer Audio File Formats. Whether you're ripping your own CD library or
acquiring downloads from online music sites such as HDtracks (hdtracks.com) or
Other file formats include .AIFF (for Mac); .AU for Mac and UNIX; .WAV for the. PC
; and .RA for Real Audio, a proprietary system for delivering and playing.
Audio file extensions and their associated file formats.
Jul 18, 2012 ... Dear Lifehacker, I know MP3 is the most popular audio format out there, ... Its
audio quality is the same as FLAC, ALAC, and other lossless files, ...
Audio file formats. WAV. A Wave file is an audio file format, created by Microsoft,
which has become a standard PC audio file format for everything from system ...
Jan 12, 2016 ... What are codecs or audio file formats? What is a bit rate, and what's a sample
rate? What does it mean when music is “high-resolution?”.
Here's the complete story on the file format, from the NeXT documentation. (Note
that the "magic" number is ((int)0x2e736e64), which equals ".snd".) Also, at the ...