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Old 19th February 2007, 16:22   #2
CraigF
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Not sure what you mean by music dvds, unless you mean data discs, which is on the wishlist. But with regards to the audiophile reference, the foobar2000 FAQ actually answers that:

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* Q: Does foobar2000 sound better than other players?
* A: No. Most of “sound quality differences” people “hear” are placebo effect (at least with real music), as actual differences in produced sound data are below their noise floor (1 or 2 last bits in 16bit samples). Foobar2000 has sound processing features such as software resampling or 24bit output on new high-end soundcards, but most of other mainstream players are capable of doing the same by now.
The key is that last phrase, other players have been following the steps that foobar lays. Winamp is no different in this regard with newer versions supporting both replaygain and 24bit as you state.

I guess, use whatever you are happy with.

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