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2012 ripping/encoding general poll
What are your current choices for your own musical library?
What are your *main lossy* formats of choice?
MP3 [ 319 ] ** [45.38%]
AAC (M4A, MP4, AAC) [ 181 ] ** [25.75%]
Ogg Vorbis [ 108 ] ** [15.36%]
MPC [ 21 ] ** [2.99%]
LossyWAV + lossless [ 6 ] ** [0.85%]
WavPack lossy [ 4 ] ** [0.57%]
Opus (CELT) [ 20 ] ** [2.84%]
USAC [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
WMA Standard or PRO (lossy) [ 3 ] ** [0.43%]
I don't use lossy AT ALL! [ 41 ] ** [5.83%]
What are your *main lossless* formats of choice?
FLAC [ 397 ] ** [64.87%]
WavPack [ 68 ] ** [11.11%]
TAK [ 43 ] ** [7.03%]
Apple Lossless (ALAC) [ 46 ] ** [7.52%]
Monkey's Audio (APE) [ 22 ] ** [3.59%]
WMA Lossless [ 2 ] ** [0.33%]
OptimFrog [ 1 ] ** [0.16%]
other lossless format [ 6 ] ** [0.98%]
I don't use lossless compression. Only WAV [ 6 ] ** [0.98%]
I don't use lossless AT ALL! [ 21 ] ** [3.43%]
What's your favorite ripping mode {for your main, archive or most important library if you have several ones}?
one file per track [ 412 ] ** [78.18%]
one file per disc with cuesheet or chapters [ 80 ] ** [15.18%]
it depends: I mix both [ 35 ] ** [6.64%]
Total Votes: 605
  
IgorC
post Jan 1 2012, 17:38
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A traditional poll.
You can choose a few codecs. Like Codec A for mobile audio player and Codec B for PC or any other device.

Previous polls:

2011 ripping/encoding general poll

2009 ripping/encoding general poll

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Btw, Moderators: shouldn't this poll be closed?

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- IgorC   2012 ripping/encoding general poll   Jan 1 2012, 17:38
- - spoon   It would be interesting to learn what the split be...   Jan 1 2012, 18:33
|- - DARcode   QUOTE (spoon @ Jan 1 2012, 18:33) It woul...   Jan 3 2012, 11:42
|- - JJZolx   QUOTE (spoon @ Jan 1 2012, 10:33) It woul...   Jan 11 2012, 02:01
|- - IgorC   QUOTE (spoon @ Jan 1 2012, 14:33) It woul...   Dec 22 2012, 04:17
|- - DonP   QUOTE (IgorC @ Dec 21 2012, 22:17) QUOTE ...   Dec 22 2012, 13:04
- - derty2   What are your main lossy formats of choice? I don...   Jan 1 2012, 18:46
- - sauvage78   1- Voted "I don't use lossy at all",...   Jan 1 2012, 19:50
- - marc2003   same as last year: QUOTE lossless: tak -pMax. i...   Jan 1 2012, 21:14
- - dreamliner77   FLAC for lossless archiving. I'm still stuck ...   Jan 1 2012, 21:28
- - krafty   Main Lossy: I have some purchased 256 VBR AAC fil...   Jan 1 2012, 21:41
- - sPeziFisH   main lossy: mp3 @V2 - best compatibility with any ...   Jan 1 2012, 22:24
- - DigitalMan   @spoon - my collection is 50%/50% lossless/lossy. ...   Jan 2 2012, 01:44
- - kornchild2002   I don't think much has changed from my encodin...   Jan 2 2012, 03:08
- - antman   MP3/FLAC/Per Track. Same as last year. And the y...   Jan 2 2012, 04:11
|- - probedb   QUOTE (antman @ Jan 2 2012, 03:11) MP3/FL...   Jan 2 2012, 20:44
- - C.R.Helmrich   Although it would be nice, I doubt anyone will be ...   Jan 2 2012, 16:52
|- - tev777   QUOTE (C.R.Helmrich @ Jan 2 2012, 11:52) ...   Jan 2 2012, 17:53
|- - Nessuno   QUOTE (tev777 @ Jan 2 2012, 17:53) On the...   Jan 3 2012, 11:15
|- - Porcus   Lossless: FLAC -8 1.2.x only. Anything purchased i...   Jan 3 2012, 15:52
- - tev777   I broke my iPod touch yesterday and decided I am g...   Jan 2 2012, 17:45
- - Dario   Wow, I originally voted for Monkey's Audio as ...   Jan 2 2012, 20:11
- - CoRoNe   - Opus (although I'm currently using Vorbis, I...   Jan 2 2012, 21:38
- - Takla   Lossy: Ogg Vorbis Lossless: FLAC I like to use f...   Jan 2 2012, 22:53
- - anishbenji   I use TAK -pmax as my main archive format using an...   Jan 3 2012, 05:05
- - EastMushu   mp3 @ V2, FLAC -8, per track rip   Jan 3 2012, 05:55
- - Ron Jones   I mostly have ALAC in my iTunes library. They...   Jan 3 2012, 06:50
- - IgorC   Lossy: Apple AAC CVBR 192-256 kbps Lossless: FLAC ...   Jan 3 2012, 13:44
- - rudefyet   Lossy: LAME -V 0 or iTunes VBR 256kbps AAC That ...   Jan 3 2012, 18:21
- - GeSomeone   As usual my poll answers reflect the past year or ...   Jan 4 2012, 12:01
|- - user   I moved away from monkey's audio ape, to FLAC,...   Jan 4 2012, 13:13
- - Yaztromo   Archiving: Wavpack -hx - Better compression than F...   Jan 4 2012, 14:27
- - String Theory   2012 is the year I'm completely deleting my lo...   Jan 4 2012, 22:39
- - DonP   Flac and Vorbis, some mpc and speex. mp3 for thin...   Jan 5 2012, 00:20
- - db1989   Disclaimer: Here comes a boring story that offers ...   Jan 5 2012, 17:20
|- - JJZolx   QUOTE (db1989 @ Jan 5 2012, 09:20) As for...   Jan 11 2012, 02:10
|- - db1989   I meant the opposite: FLAC is much more widely sup...   Jan 11 2012, 20:02
- - bred   Lossy: My favourites formats are OGG and MP4, but ...   Jan 5 2012, 21:38
- - db1989   Split: USAC vs. HE- and LC-AAC   Jan 5 2012, 22:46
- - djchristian   Why woudn't you use cuesheets when ripping one...   Jan 6 2012, 01:48
|- - bred   QUOTE (djchristian @ Jan 6 2012, 01:48) W...   Jan 6 2012, 08:05
- - String Theory   A little change to the subject. I found out that m...   Jan 7 2012, 11:33
- - C.R.Helmrich   2009 poll: Total votes: 923 2011 poll: Total votes...   Jan 8 2012, 16:42
- - IgorC   Chris, Thank You for bump. As for me >200...   Jan 8 2012, 18:52
|- - C.R.Helmrich   QUOTE (IgorC @ Jan 8 2012, 19:52) The fir...   Jan 14 2012, 14:24
|- - IgorC   QUOTE (C.R.Helmrich @ Jan 14 2012, 10:24)...   Jan 14 2012, 17:02
|- - C.R.Helmrich   QUOTE (IgorC @ Jan 14 2012, 18:02) What I...   Jan 15 2012, 01:33
|- - IgorC   QUOTE (C.R.Helmrich @ Jan 14 2012, 21:33)...   Feb 3 2012, 17:55
- - user   probably ripping & encoding questions are a ki...   Jan 8 2012, 20:20
|- - IgorC   QUOTE (user @ Jan 8 2012, 16:20) if many ...   Jan 9 2012, 16:27
- - db1989   Split: Why the apparent low popularity/usage of WM...   Jan 11 2012, 20:47
- - Destroid   The title of this poll made it seem like the rippe...   Jan 12 2012, 11:21
- - Agent69   I started out using WAV+cue but I ended up using F...   Jan 12 2012, 16:38
- - m45t3r   Lossy: mainly OGG Vorbis -5 because both my Samsun...   Jan 14 2012, 18:26
- - shadowking   I've gone back and forth.. I figured transcod...   Jan 25 2012, 13:35
- - juandhaltrich   Im progressively getting rid of all the mp3 I got....   Feb 4 2012, 06:02
- - RobertoDomenico   Flac, Alac and all the other lossless formats are ...   Feb 4 2012, 12:00
- - LoFiYo   Lossy: LAME 3.97 -V 4 or 5 MP3 for compatibility f...   Feb 4 2012, 17:20
- - gameplaya15143   Lossy: Ogg Vorbis -q 0 --advanced-encode-option lo...   Feb 5 2012, 21:27
- - AllanP   Lossy: 256 kbps iTunes AAC music bought from iTun...   Feb 6 2012, 00:45
- - IgorC   Here's a nice graph (including current results...   Feb 9 2012, 00:52
- - Rogee   I was strictly an MP3 and FLAC guy until November ...   Feb 9 2012, 04:56
- - duss   Lossless: ALAC Iím moving away from FLAC to ALAC,...   Feb 13 2012, 08:44
- - temp1   my prefer lossy: AAC (qaac cbr 256) lossless: TAK ...   Mar 21 2012, 03:32
- - mwheelerk   I use exclusively AIFF. I rip to iTunes using XLD...   Mar 28 2012, 15:42
- - AliceWonder   I rip to flac, one file per trac. After tagging I...   Jul 14 2012, 12:10
- - Meeko   Lossless - FLAC Lossy - AAC (apple's encoder ...   Jul 24 2012, 14:59
- - MahFlac   lossy: 320 mp3 lossless: flac one track per file...   Jul 25 2012, 16:08
- - lesswire   Lossy: V3 using recommended LAME, but currently sw...   Jul 25 2012, 19:26
- - Nichtswisser   AAC (Nero Encoder @ 220kbps)/FLAC/Per Track For y...   Aug 21 2012, 01:52
- - Exposure   Lossless: TAK -p5m Lossy: Depends on the situatio...   Dec 1 2012, 19:14
- - Squeller   Library: flac plus embedded cue. TAK is great, but...   Dec 22 2012, 15:27
- - Venyos   After much wandering and awful lot of time investe...   Dec 23 2012, 08:42
- - jimijabble   Just found out about OPUS so using that for now as...   Jan 13 2013, 13:49
- - C.R.Helmrich   Btw, Moderators: shouldn't this poll be closed...   Jan 13 2013, 14:09
- - db1989   Of course; thanks. As an aside, I donít know whet...   Jan 13 2013, 15:23


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