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by radknee
Fri Nov 30, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Max
Topic: iTunes vs Max
Replies: 6
Views: 4287

Re: iTunes vs Max

>> Stephen also develops a player, and that does FLAC:
>> It will even play back Linn's Studio Master FLACs:

Great, thanks.
by radknee
Thu Nov 29, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: Max
Topic: iTunes vs Max
Replies: 6
Views: 4287

Re: iTunes vs Max

>> So my 24bit/192kHz files encoded with iTunes is not hi-res audio?

The file is, but iTunes downsamples it when it's played.
by radknee
Thu Nov 29, 2007 4:57 pm
Forum: Max
Topic: iTunes vs Max
Replies: 6
Views: 4287

Re: iTunes vs Max

Thanks for the reply. One big limitation of iTunes is it's inability to output hi-res audio (greater than 16/44). Since I plan on ripping some vinyl at hi-res, I may use Max for FLAC encoding of my vinyl transfers (though I'm not sure what to play it with other than an audio recording app -- is ther...
by radknee
Thu Nov 29, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: Max
Topic: iTunes vs Max
Replies: 6
Views: 4287

iTunes vs Max

Just within the last week I've been seriously exploring setting up a music server with a Mac Mini for the first time (after reading the spread on music servers in the latest TAS http://www.avguide.com/the-absolute-sound/. The author claims that using a hard disk as a transport is at least as good as...