05-17-2012 09:30 AM
Hi there, I just bought a Clip Zip yesterday and noticed a few problems. The first is the noise when changing songs. That was fixed with FW update. But the second problem is with supported FLAC bitrate. Whats the highest bitrate that Clip Zip supports? I just noticed, that Zip just skips some songs (FLAC, concretely from Monstercat Media), no notification that its not supported or something, just skips it and starts play the next song. So I looked up for those songs in PC and saw, that those that were skipped are all 1100+ kbps bitrate. The 1100kbps song is played well, but the 1654kbps, 1802kbps and 1886kbps were skipped.
Can be this fixed? Or it is hardware limited? I remember, that with Clip+ I never have problems with bitrate, it played everything. He... he just died
Thanks for Your answer.
PS: Sorry for bad english :/
05-25-2012 11:42 PM
I noticed the Original Poster listed the bit rates in kbps not in bits. That being said how many kbps is 16bit?
I have a Clip+ but this forum section seems rather interesting.
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05-26-2012 05:20 AM
16-bit/96-bit refers to the sample size, not the bitrate.
05-26-2012 10:23 AM
05-26-2012 12:49 PM
Yeah, 16/44 WAV is 1440kbps, IIRC, so I think you're right.
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