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Old 11-29-12, 06:01 PM   #1
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how do u all rip ya cds?

what format such as mp3 ogg wma etc etc and what biterate
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Old 11-30-12, 01:17 AM   #2
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I want to say it's SoundJuicer in Linux these days using an ffmpeg or lame backend. MP3 because the format is pretty much universal, and I use VBR encoding with an average of 160 or 192, I think.

But it's been several months since we've had an actual CD come through here. The last few albums have been downloaded via Amazon.
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Old 11-30-12, 02:13 AM   #3
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I use CDeX. I usually set it to the highest quality variable bit rate. Always MP3s.
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Old 11-30-12, 05:56 AM   #4
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I rip to FLAC and then sometimes to MP3/320 CBR. I have a modded 5th gen ipod w/240 gigs of space and Rockbox firmware (plays FLAC). Works for me.
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I use MP3, 256. Sounds the same to my tin ears as the higher bit rate, or the original CD, unless I'm in a really quiet place. In the car, no difference.
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windows media player, mp3, 256.
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