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Old 08-13-2011, 10:25 AM  
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Originally Posted by alanofoz View Post
The purpose of my original post was to point out the very significant mathematical difference between integer and floating point. I find it very difficult to see how integer mixing could ever be preferred to floating point. I'd love to see some examples posted for ABX testing.
I think generally the 48 bit integer mode ("39" bit is what we call it, since it uses 9.39 bits like a certain other DAW) is preferable in many respects to the 32 bit floating point mode... primarily just for the additional bits of mantissa (having sacrificed some range at the extremes). At any rate, 64 bit FP ftw.
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