[opus] Opus now supported at Magnatune

John Buckman john at magnatune.com
Wed Sep 25 12:57:26 PDT 2013

On Sep 20, 2013, at 1:19 PM, Jean-Marc Valin <jmvalin at jmvalin.ca> wrote:

>> I wasn't sure what bit rate was appropriate for "Very high quality"
>> with opus, i.e. something that was "commonly indistinguishable from a
>> WAV file". Any advice on that is appreciated.
> I would tend to recommend using around the same bitrate for Opus as
> you'd be using for Vorbis.

Good suggestion, but it seems to me that the measurement systems between the different encoders are different.

With oggenc, we're using a "-q 6"

Whereas for opusenc we're using "--bitrate 128" 

It's not a serious problem, I can "just use my ears" to decide when the quality seems good enough.


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