What Is The Best Audio Format (Size, Quality, Compatibility)
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What Is The Best Audio Format (Size, Quality, Compatibility)

A hugely important part of producing and distributing music, podcasts and audio, more generally is selecting the right audio format for the job. There are a lot of different audio formats available today. As a music producer, narrator or even an average Joe trying to record your memories, it can be confusing knowing which format…

Do High-Resolution (Hi-Res) Audio Files Make A Difference?
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Do High-Resolution (Hi-Res) Audio Files Make A Difference?

High-resolution audio is a popular buzzword in the world of streaming and audio file formats, more generally. Streaming services are increasingly advertising this as the next big advancement in digital audio, with hardware manufacturers releasing headphones and music players marketed to be capable of ‘Hi-Res Audio’. Do High-Resolution (Hi-Res) audio files make a difference? Hi-Res…

WAV Or MP3: Which Is The Superior Audio Format?
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WAV Or MP3: Which Is The Superior Audio Format?

The battle of digital audio formats for both music and recordings continues. Two of the most popular audio file types are WAV and MP3. However, there’s often much confusion surrounding the benefits and drawbacks of each audio format. Which is better for music? What about recordings? Which is a better digital audio format, MP3 or…

Top 11 Best External Hard Drive Brands For Music/Audio
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Top 11 Best External Hard Drive Brands For Music/Audio

In the age of digital audio, our music and audio recordings are stored on hard drives and/or in the cloud. External hard drives have become essentials in amateur and professional studios alike, allowing for the storage, backing up and transfer of our audio files. This is true whether the hard drives are used strictly for…

Complete Guide: Guitar Pickups Vs. Bass Guitar Pickups
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Complete Guide: Guitar Pickups Vs. Bass Guitar Pickups

Pickups are common to solid-bodied guitars and basses, but not all carry the same pickup configuration. This is to be expected, considering each instrument’s general sonic qualities and construction. What are the differences between guitar pickups and bass guitar pickups? There are no differences in the mechanism. Bass pickups could theoretically be installed on guitars…

Are Audio Amplifiers Analog Or Digital Devices?
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Are Audio Amplifiers Analog Or Digital Devices?

The first commercial digital audio recordings were released in 1971, and since then, listeners have been amplifying these recordings to enjoy them through speakers and headphones. Nowadays, most of the audio people listen to is digital (even with the resurgence of analog audio vinyl records), which begs the question of whether amps are digital devices…

How To Fix Web Browser Audio (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Etc.)
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How To Fix Web Browser Audio (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Etc.)

In today’s multimedia era, browsing the internet often involves playing various audio and video clips on your browser. Whether it’s Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Opera or Mozilla Firefox, each browser has its own media features. Sometimes, you may face audio issues while playing content. How do I fix audio issues in…