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Re: Prove to me the new Apogee Duet 2 is better quality sound than Duet 1
      31/03/11 03:05 PM
Quote Hugh Robjohns:

Quote Rob456:



Its like Dither. No one can actually hear it doing a damn thing yet some will say I prefer Dither mode fantasy 3 for its deep wide analog style sound. Do you hear Dither working when truncating a 24 bit file to 16 Desmond?




I don't know about Desmond, but I have certainly heard differences when switching between different dither algorithms -- the results are very dependent on the material being processed: some makes the differences far more audible than others.




'Hoping that this is not a complete hijack, but since the subject is already under discussion:

My impression is that dither is supposed to be sufficiently randomized that it has no effect on program material. Is that correct, or "not really"? If dither algorithms can so change a sound, it's hard to believe that dither does not distort the program material, and is this always better than "self dither" + truncation?

I, too, hear the difference that different dither types produce, and it bothers me that dither often seems more like a wild card than a transparent necessity.


EDIT: Sorry if the quote level is off-I worked on it but .......

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