Convert CDDA to AIFF
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CD Digital Audio File
A standardized format intended for compact discs. It features an amplitude resolution of 16 bits and a sampling frequency of 44100 Hz. This format emerged back in 1980. It is utilized for storing data on personal computers and CDs. A CS Digital Audio File stores the audio data in the AIFF format. You can see such files if you extract the audio files from a compact disc. This operation can be performed using Apple iTunes.
AIFF: a high-quality audio file
This format first emerged in the late 1980s as a development of Apples specialists. It is a standardized format for storing audio data. AIFF files are not compressed, which is why they are larger than mp3. The audio file contains samples and loop information. It is most often used by qualified musicians who need high-quality sound. One minute of audio in the AIFF format requires 10 megabytes of disk space. The encoding process excludes data loss, which makes this format similar to WAV.