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An audio file format is a file format for storing digital audio data on a computer system. The bit ... data (created with an audio coder), a multimedia container format (as Matroska or AVI) ... Encoding an uncompressed minute of absolute silence produces a file of the same size as encoding an uncompressed minute of music.

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There are a handful of audio file types you should be familiar with if you are ... Musical Instrument Digital Interface (.midi) is commonly used for computer ...

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May 16, 2016 ... WAV stands for Waveform Audio File Format (also called Audio for Windows at ... becoming the most popular audio format in the world for music files. ... can read and play MP3 files, whether we're talking about PCs, Macs, ... OGG is a multimedia container that can hold all kinds of compression formats, but ...

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Sep 30, 2005 ... The audio codec is actually a computer program that compresses or ... Hundreds of file formats exist for recording and playing digital sound and music files. ... Audio codecs are the libraries that are executed in multimedia ...

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Jun 26, 2017 ... From FLAC to MP3, learn the ins and outs of the most popular audio file codecs ... Lossless compression music formats include FLAC, ALAC and WMA Lossless .... to play DSD files if they're not compatible with your computer.

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Jan 17, 2019 ... A sound file format is a file format for storing audio on a computer. ... Apple's lossy audio format, the format of music purchased in iTunes.

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In computers, audio is the sound system that comes with or can be added to a ... for a multimedia effect, listening to music, or in order to take part in an audio or video ... The most popular audio file format today is MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3) .

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A Wave file is an audio file format, created by Microsoft, which has become a ... as a viable interchange medium for other computer platforms, such as Macintosh. ... 30 to 70% of the original audio size, so 3 to 7 MB per minute of music. Support  ...

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2.2.1 JPEG, GIF, and PNG Formatting. 2.3 Audio. 3 Multimedia Web Design ... At one point, web-based multimedia was strictly limited as both computers and internet services ...... 13) Audio: All types of sound (music, voice, and effects, etc).