which is better mp3 or wma

  spmilligan 20:46 04 Feb 2007
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Hello all,
Can u tell me which is better, in your opinion, for storing music files in media, mp3 or wma.
Thanks

  User-312386 20:49 04 Feb 2007

if you want better clarity then wma

if you want better compression mp3

  Totally-braindead 20:51 04 Feb 2007

I use MP3, not because it is better but because my aging MP3 player will not read wma files.
I am given to understand that wma files are smaller than MP3 while giving the same sound quality, therefore you can put more songs on a MP3 player providing it can read them.

I suggest you pick a track of music and convert it to MP3 and wma and see what you think is best.

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