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Some Tricks for Properly Playing Multichannel Audio

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Newer types of media have allowed recording studios to put more information onto a disc then traditionally music CDs were able to. Even though the music CD has been a huge success and it’s time, this type of medium has begun to be replaced by other more sophisticated media such as Blu-rays and music DVDs. Also, Sony had launched a format which was proprietary to the company which also was able to store much more information on a single disc.

This additional space allows companies to store additional information such as video along with the audio. In addition, it can record audio in a much higher sampling rate as well as resolution. While the music CD would store music at 16 bits resolution at a sampling rate of 44.1 kHz, more modern media are able to store at 24 bits resolution and sampling rates of up …