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WavPack 4.3 Released

WavPack Releases 4.3

4.3 Features
  • Compatible with virtually all PCM audio formats including 8, 16, and 24-bit ints; 32-bit floats; mono, stereo, and multichannel; sampling rates from 6 to 192 kHz
  • Multiplatform support including Windows, Linux, and OS X
  • Instantly seekable and streaming capable
  • Error-tolerant block format conducive to hardware decoding
  • Optional "asymmetrical" mode for improved compression
  • MD5 audio checksums for verification and identification
  • Unique hybrid mode (provides high quality lossy + "correction" file
  • Hybrid mode now operates as low as 2.25 bits/sample (or 196 kbps for CD audio)
  • Free and open source with easy to use library interface and unrestrictive license (BSD)
  • Intuitive command line interface (with wildcards and destination directory)
  • Small, efficient executable (no large programs or dlls to install)
  • Fully backward compatible to WavPack 1.0
  • Self-extracting archives (Windows only)
  • Complete piping support

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