AAC file sizes versus MP3

  Templar1961 10:00 03 Jun 2005
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I recently downloaded Nokia PC Suite 6.5 to backup/synchronize contacts data with Outlook Express.

The Nokia PC suite includes a tool to rip music to AAC files to transfer to my Nokia 6230 mobile phone. I noticed that the AAC files were about half the size of MP3 files of the same music?

Is there a loss of quality with AAC?

I downloaded Winamp 5.092 to try it out but the AAC files it produced were the same size as MP3s produced with Windows Media Player?

  Templar1961 14:49 03 Jun 2005

refresh

  sat481 14:51 03 Jun 2005

To decrease the file size you have to sacrise something... It will most probably be quality

Sat

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