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AAC or MP3?

Discussion in 'iPod' started by TrAzE, Jul 25, 2009.

  1. macrumors newbie

    TrAzE

    #1
    Which is the better format to use and keep my itunes library in? and Why?
     
  2. macrumors 68000

    steve knight

    #2
    aac is the best quality but takes up a lot of room about 300 megs per cd. mp3 is a lesser quality but takes up far less room.
     
  3. macrumors newbie

    TrAzE

    #3
    Thanks I think I'll keep things in MP3
     
  4. macrumors P6

    dukebound85

    #4
    um WRONG at every level......


    AAC is better quality for the file size

    However, it sounds as if your library is already mp3 so keep it that way as any encoding is as good as the source

    all other imports though, use aac
     
  5. macrumors 68000

    steve knight

    #5
    my bad I was thinking apple losssless.
     
  6. macrumors P6

    dukebound85

    #6
    haha then you would be correct!
     

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