My trusted Magnavox 650 (1986) lists distortion of 0.001% at 0dBfs and 0.03% at -15dBfs IIRC. I remember a session with Ben Bernfeld (Weiss) listening to a piano recorded at -70. Could barely make out what it was. Dither helped. That was when I realized why I loved analog over 16 bit digital. Shai בתאריך 19/10/12 6:31 PM, ציטוט Tom Fine: > Bottom line, the biggest crock ever is "90dB dynamic range" -- that's > a useless number representing a useless idea. Plus, given the > switching distortion that takes place in the low-level digital bits, > it's doubly useless in the digital age. Dither was invented > specifically to avoid true 90dB dynamic range, so the low bits don't > audibly switch off to digital black. -- בברכה, שי דרורי מומחה לשימור והמרה של אודיו וידאו וסרטים 8-35 ממ.