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Nero encoder 1.5.4.0ólower quality makes larger file; how can this be?, Was: Nero encoder: unexpected size results (TOS #6)
Pete7874
post Jan 5 2012, 23:11
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Hello,

I'm using Nero 1.5.4.0 AAC codec in Foobar 1.1.10. I converted the same source file to AAC using two different settings: q0.38 and q0.40. Theoretically, the q0.38 should have resulted in smaller file/lower bitrate. However, the resulting files were just the opposite - the q0.38 file ended up being larger / higher bit rate than the q0.40 file. How can that be?

I realize this is rather academic as nobody could potentially tell the two apart in ABX listening. I just found it a bit abnormal.

Thanks!

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lvqcl
post Jan 17 2012, 19:53
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Not a bug: http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index....st&p=526757
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