Hello everybody !
I made a vizualisation (C and OpenGL) of the spectrum array I get with FMODEX while playing an mp3.
The thing works fine but when I compare it to the iTunes or XMMS’s vizualisation,they are not very equal.
So I would like to know how many values do I need in my array to get a good spectrum ? and which one do I need to get a good value for the lowest frequency? (and for the highest and the others?)
Wow, my english is the weakest one I have been led to read !
- Archaon asked 10 years ago
You have to interpret the data yourself. We don’t know what xmms uses or itunes.
They possibly only use half of the spectrum (because the 11-22khz range is typically boring), and they could also be using log() representation of the spectrum to show the values in decibels instead of linear.
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