How many have heard of MP3 file format? How many have downloaded, traded, ripped, burned, listened to MP3s?
How many have heard of Ogg Vorbis file format? How many have downloaded, traded, ripped, burned, listened to Ogg Vorbis files? Ogg Vorbis
Describe what Ogg Vorbis is Compare and/or Contrast Ogg Vorbis and MP3 Ogg Vorbis Create an Ogg Vorbis file under Linux
Ogg Vorbis is a new audio compression format Used to store and play audio formats like MP3 What is Ogg Vorbis Ogg Vorbis files have the.ogg file extention
Ogg is a wrapper format, somewhat similar to MS Active Streaming form or Apple’s Quicktime Vorbis is Codec, which means compression/decompression to save space What is Ogg Vorbis
Ogg Vorbis is an open source project Advantages of Ogg Vorbis Ogg Vorbis take up less storage space
Ogg Vorbis Example Ogg has range of 128 to 350Kbps http://www.vorbis.com/intro.html The Who song, ‘This Song is Over,’ a six minute song As a.wav, it is 66mb As a.mp3 at 192Kbps, 9mb As a.ogg at 192Kbps, 6.1mb
But, why does it sound better? Advantages of Ogg Vorbis Ogg uses uses different mathematical principles than MP3 Ogg uses encoders with a quality bitrate setting from zero to ten
Ogg Vorbis But most important, Ogg Vorbis is open standards
MP3s are tied down by patents/royalties/licenses, owned by Fraunhofer Gesellschaft Compare/Constrast Ogg Vorbis Notice lack of free MP3 encoder/rippers Notice no MP3 player with latest RH 8.0 Distro
So you want to create your own.ogg audio files Ogg Vorbis HOWTO How do I do it?
Simple Drag-and-Drop Ogg Vorbis Windows HOWTO.MP3 to.WAV to.Ogg Lossy Problem