Definitions

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  • v. To mix (a number of distinct audio channels) to produce a lower number of channels.
  • n. The mixing of a number of distinct audio channels to produce a lower number of channels.

Etymologies

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down +‎ mix

Examples

  • Certain metadata parameters allow the engineer to select how the stereo downmix is constructed and which downmix is preferred, although the Lt/Rt downmix is usually the default.

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  • BeSweet + AC3Enc: Tag generated 2.0 AC3 as "surround" if downmix was used is claimed the Dolby Surround Mode flag.

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  • On most equipment, the consumer can, through the product's user interface, choose the appropriate downmix for their playback system.

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  • The downmix modes (preferred/mixed): Lt/Rt (Yes above: DPL), Lo/Ro (No: simple stereo).

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  • If it's confirmed that the mono track is the original soundtrack and not a downmix of the remix, I'll get this.

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  • However, can the player downmix to stereo these audio codecs and output them via stereo analog or HDMI?

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  • A: I can't speak for how the BD-P1600 specifically does things, but if a Blu-ray player has the ability to decode Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio internally, it should be able to downmix these tracks to stereo without losing the lossless nature of the signal (as far as data compression goes).

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  • No, the folder value remain but the default when start the GUI for 'Output Folder' is 'Same as input' is mp3 automatically set to downmix to stereo?

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  • Location: Bedfordshire, UK thanks tebasuna51! always appreciate a new gui for eac3to edit: a few bugs maybe? when a default output folder is selected, it should be set to that when gui starts. is mp3 automatically set to downmix to stereo?

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  • The M16 features full 8-channel monitoring, including configurable matrix with Surround Sound modes and stereo downmix; a built-in Preview Switcher; a 16-button keypad matrix, which offers control of input assignments, output routing, monitor configurations, and memory registers; 16 video frames of audio delay; full 16-channel, 3-band parametric EQ; 100 mm faders and unity LEDs for precise level adjustments; program and preset busses; and dedicated pan pots for easy output panning.

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