Solved

What kind of file can CD player play in addition to CD type file ?

Posted on 2014-01-15
4
418 Views
Last Modified: 2014-02-01
Hi Expert
What kind of file can CD player play in addition to CD type file ? Because the CD file has 80 min limitation when the cd file in a disk is created, we need to find other way to create the disk. Thank you !
0
Comment
Question by:EESky
  • 2
4 Comments
 

Accepted Solution

by:
iceboat earned 250 total points
ID: 39784306
Each CD Player is unique.  Most CD players made in the past 5-6 years can play .MP3 and .WAV files.  

I suggest .MP3 files as they are smaller.  You can adjust the bit rate down to make the file size smaller.  As a data disc, the CD can hold 700 MBs.  DVDs contain more, but fewer players can play DVD data discs.  I hope this helps.
0
 

Author Comment

by:EESky
ID: 39784317
Thank you so much for your fast reply.
The CD player in my car seems to only play CD file. I tried to play mp3 in it, but it could not work. i will try WAV file. If there is other type files that you know that i can try, please let me know it. Thank you !
0
 
LVL 38

Assisted Solution

by:BillDL
BillDL earned 250 total points
ID: 39826011
EESky

If your in-car CD Player will not play a disc containing MP3 files or WMA (Windows Media Audio) files, then it will not play any other audio file types.  Those are the ones which manufacturers chose as the most popular and I don't think this will ever change.

Some have a small auxilliary jack socket on the front that you can connect an external MP3 player to.

Whay do you need more than 80 minutes of playback time on a distributable Audio CD?
0
 
LVL 38

Expert Comment

by:BillDL
ID: 39826829
Thank you EESky
0

Featured Post

Network it in WD Red

There's an industry-leading WD Red drive for every compatible NAS system to help fulfill your data storage needs. With drives up to 8TB, WD Red offers a wide array of solutions for customers looking to build the biggest, best-performing NAS storage solution.  

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I have been fiddling with (oops, I mean evaluating) media players for over a year now.  I purchased a D-Link DSM-520 about a year ago and was pleased with how many file formats It could play, but I found the user interface to be on the clunky side. …
Great sound, comfort and fit, excellent build quality, versatility, compatibility. These are just some of the many reasons for choosing a headset from Sennheiser.
Viewers will get an overview of how to make and use Drum Racks in Ableton Live. Load new Drum Rack into empty MIDI track: Fill rack with audio samples: Re-arrange sample slots as necessary: Adjust parameters of each slot to tailor each sound a…
Viewers will learn the basics of making and using Impulse Kits in Ableton Live. Load new Impulse into an empty MIDI track: Fill the 8 empty sample slots with drum samples: Adjust parameters to tailor each sound as desired: Proceed to create be…

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

26 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now