> Sony was 4th (and it was the pro-sumer PCM F-1 system
> at first, followed quickly by the 1600 system).
Sorry, but this would be the Sony PCM-1 system, 1977, using nonlinear 13
bits encoding giving around 14 bits equivalent and using EIAJ pre-emphasis
at 50/15 ÁS.
The Sony PCM F-1 arrived several years later in 1981 having switchable 14/16
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