I'm also interested. Acc'd to my rip of the CD, it has an average DR of 6, with a range of 4-7. Lower than what I'm usually able to listen to comfortably, but it sounds okay to me.
Would like to know if the 24/48 is any different.
I listen in a home office which has my music server and stereo, and also a PC for work/pleasure. Typically I'm at the computer and listening to music from the audio system.
Recently seemed that I'd lost volume (3-6db) in the stereo. Was turning the volume up a couple of notches more than I'm used to.
Couldn't figure out the problem, and then yesterday had to do some serious maintenance on the PC (reformat and rebuild the main C drive contents).
Anyway, this obviously entailed several