Do Higher Audio Resolutions Really Matter?
As digital audio technology continues to improve, the question remains: will we reach our peak? In a discerning article from Recode, we explore this matter in further detail, highlighting the relationship between recording resolutions and the consumer market.
When comparing a compressed MP3 to lossless formats like WAV or FLAC, the difference between the two can be hard to notice for most listeners. Given this, many question the need for higher audio resolutions. However, when an audio file makes its way through the various conversion processes, it’s often conducive to start with the highest resolution possible.