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by misterrogers@mac.com
Tue Jun 07, 2011 9:01 pm
Forum: Decibel
Topic: Integer Mode
Replies: 8
Views: 5510

Re: Integer Mode

Hey - Thanks for the detailed discussion on the subject. Good point on 24bit Int to 32bit float and back conversions not losing precision. I wasn't aware of the integer precision supported by most dacs. If it's 24, then we're more than safe with you using 64bit float internally. One last question - ...
by misterrogers@mac.com
Sun Jun 05, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Decibel
Topic: Integer Mode
Replies: 8
Views: 5510

Re: Integer Mode

Thanks for following up with me on a Sunday :-) Through CoreAudio, you can check capabilities of a device/dac and if it supports integer mode, you can pass music data as integers. I suppose that to realize the benefit, the entire path would need to be be integers (to avoid float precision loss). Aud...
by misterrogers@mac.com
Sun Jun 05, 2011 9:21 pm
Forum: Decibel
Topic: Integer Mode
Replies: 8
Views: 5510

Integer Mode

Any chance you can implement integer mode if a dac supports it? I've found it to make a subtle but noticeable improvement (to me). Thanks for a great player!