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Audio: The High-Resolution Revolution

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Just as a great player never stops trying to improve his or her chops, the best recording engineers and audio manufacturers never stop trying to make their products better. That’s why they’re making a big push now with high-resolution audio. The difference is, as the musician gets better you’ll almost certainly hear the difference. With high-resolution audio, the progress is not so clear.

High-resolution audio can be defined as any type of digital audio that’s better than CD quality. Now here’s where we have to get a little technical, but I promise to minimize the math.

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