Audio

  • Fix: Astro A10 Mic not Working

    The mic of Astro A10 may not work due to the outdated OS of your system/console. Moreover, if the Astro A10 is not set as the default mic of your console/system, the mic might not work as well. The issue arises when the user tries to use the mic of…

  • How to determine true audio quality of streaming audio

    A couple years ago we wrote an article on how to determine the true bitrate of any audio file, as well as why converting YouTube to 320kbps MP3 is a waste of time. Our aim was to help users determine the true audio quality of music files they have paid…

  • Fix: Spotify Keeps Pausing Music

    Many users are complaining about the Spotify keeps pausing issue on their devices. This issue will make anyone frustrated and unable to enjoy the music on Spotify. The issue will not only be for free users, but also for the premium members. It is one of the common issues that…

  • Fix: Sonos was unable to add the music folder

    The Sonos Error 1002 (Unable to add the music folder) typically occurs when users try to add their Music Library to the Sonos Controler. This typically occurs with Sonos smart speakers when the user tries to import Music Library from Spotify or a similar app and is confirmed to occur…

  • Fix: Sonos not Connecting

    Whenever you aren’t able to connect your speakers to Sonos, it is probably due to your network connection issues. Sonos, an ideal sound system for your whole house, works on your home network, unlike the other conventional speakers. Once you get used to Sonos, there’s no way out. The technology…

  • How to Convert FLAC to AAC in Foobar

    While many people still use the .MP3 format these days as their preferred “lossy” format, it’s likely because they don’t know any better – AAC (Advanced Audio Coding) was actually created as a superior lossy format, and is supported on most audio players (except strictly MP3-only players, but who uses…

  • How to Neutralize the Sound Signature of Any Headphone Brand

    If you bought a pair of headphones or IEMs and find that you don’t like how they sound, it may not be due to the quality of the headset – it could in fact be due to the sound signature that the headphones are calibrated to. What are “sound signatures”…

  • How to Determine the True Bitrate of any Audio File

    We recently covered why ripping 320kbps MP3 from Youtube is a bad idea, but today we’re going to talk about how you can check the true bitrate of any audio file you download – legally, we hope. This is actually quite useful, as many legal music downloading sites may claim…