Why do people say 192Kbps is "CD Quality"?

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  1. Satellite

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    That shit sounds so bad.
     
  2. Sandlapper

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    No it doesn't.
     
  3. Sandlapper

    Sandlapper Nothing is Finer, than Carolina!

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    128 sounds fine to me. :o
     
  4. High Voltage

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    because it is cd quality :ugh:
     
  5. semisonic

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    i think cd is in the 300s
     
  6. Satellite

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    What do you use to listen?
     
  7. Satellite

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    :hsugh:
     
  8. [paradox]

    [paradox] No replacement for displacement. 6.0L Crew.

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    his ears :dunno:
     
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  10. midnite

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    a properly ripped album using EAC with LAME and mp3bymyden settings at 192 vbr sounds damn good.
     
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    I can tell a difference but its not that big of a deal to me
     
  13. midnite

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    flac at ~1400 = cd
     
  14. Satellite

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    Storage space is so damn cheap now.
     
  15. Satellite

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    IBIpodheadphones.
     
  16. Otsego Hive

    Otsego Hive Wait, what? We're being swapped?

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    320 = cd quality


    but the human ear isn't all that discerning, 192 sounds close enough
     
  17. unrealdigital

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    :ugh:
     
  18. unrealdigital

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    yep.

    192kbps will sound identical. Unless you have some crazy equipment.
     
  19. midnite

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  20. Satellite

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    What do you use to play? Cuz I can sure as hell tell a difference
     
  21. unrealdigital

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    he's right morAn
     
  22. Got Boost???

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  23. Satellite

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    By crazy equipment do you mean like 100 dollar headphones and a USB DAC?
     
  24. midnite

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    i guess my ears have been fooling me :eek4:
     
  25. unrealdigital

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    lol @ 128kbps
    that shit is easily distinguishable from 192kbps
     

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