Table 2


Compressed-audio bit rate, ratio of original-to-compressed audio, and disk-space requirements.

ENCODEDAUDIO BIT RATE COMPRESSION RATIO MODE DISK SPACE PER MINUTE OF AUDIO
16 Kbps 48:1 Mono 120 KB
24 Kbps 32:1 Mono 180 KB
56 Kbps 26:1 Stereo 420 KB
128 Kbps 12:1 Stereo 960 KB