Jump to content
IGNORED

Is there any Mac software out that will rip from CDs higher than 44.1?


starbux48

Recommended Posts

I know I may easily have my specs mixed up. Had some great programs in Windows to rip CDs to highest quality but for some weird reason I'm having harder time finding comparable programs for Mac OS X. I want to rip highest quality I can, but also need to have other pieces in the audio puzzle like external DACs that support higher rates/rips, and software maybe like Pure Music, Audirvana, or Fidelia that can playback these better files.

 

Link to comment

The best rip is one made at 44.1 as that way you store the track exactly as it was on the disc.

 

You can resample/upsample the file later, but most people find keeping at 44.1 TI give the best playback quality.

 

Eloise

 

Eloise

---

...in my opinion / experience...

While I agree "Everything may matter" working out what actually affects the sound is a trickier thing.

And I agree "Trust your ears" but equally don't allow them to fool you - trust them with a bit of skepticism.

keep your mind open... But mind your brain doesn't fall out.

Link to comment

XLD or Max for ripping.

 

Some claim that upsampling off line and saved sounds better than upsampling in real time, although I agree with Eloise.

 

Forrest:

Win10 i9 9900KS/GTX1060 HQPlayer4>Win10 NAA

DSD>Pavel's DSC2.6>Bent Audio TAP>

Parasound JC1>"Naked" Quad ESL63/Tannoy PS350B subs<100Hz

Link to comment

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


×
×
  • Create New...