[linux-audio-user] Re: 192kHz

Hannu Savolainen hannu at opensound.com
Thu Jan 26 18:14:06 EST 2006

On Thu, 26 Jan 2006, Carlo Capocasa wrote:

> > 24bit
> > dynamic range
> Oh so the bit depth has more influence on dynamic range while the
> sampling frequency has more influence on... errr, resolution? What would
> that be, psychoacoustically... 'Finesse'?
It's not resolution but frequence range. A 192k card can recod/play audio 
frequencies up to ~96 kHz (in theory) which is about 5 times higher than 
any human being can hear.

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Hannu Savolainen (hannu at opensound.com)
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