MediaMonkey vrs FooBar

Get answers about using the current release of MediaMonkey for Windows.

Moderator: Gurus

MediaMonkey vrs FooBar

Postby Hagar » Thu Feb 07, 2013 7:24 pm

I'm going to get blasted for this but here goes.

I like MediaMonkey, ALOT! I paid for MediaMonkey. But MediaMonkey will not play SACD and or DTS files.

Foobar will.

So I use MediaMonkey 90% of the time.

But I've noticed soemething lately. Somehow Foobar sounds better no matter what track I'm playing. Foodbar is using WASAPI but that suppose to not make difference (check out Foobar site) while MediaMonkey is using MMdirect sound. No EQ on either one.

Am I dong something wrong? Perhaps Foobar could be adding something, MediaMonkey is taking away something?

But MediaMonkey rules, I can't configure FooBar to come close to doing what I feel MM does. (in my opinion, play options, sorting, display)
Hagar
 
Posts: 47
Joined: Sat Dec 08, 2007 4:50 pm

Re: MediaMonkey vrs FooBar

Postby nohitter151 » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:40 pm

Why do you use directsound on MM, it also has a WASAPI output option?
MediaMonkey user since 2006
Need help? Got a suggestion? Can't find something?

Please no PMs in reply to a post. Just reply in the thread.
nohitter151
 
Posts: 22599
Joined: Wed Aug 09, 2006 10:20 am
Location: NJ, USA

Re: MediaMonkey vrs FooBar

Postby rovingcowboy » Sat Feb 09, 2013 1:36 am

Blasted, blasted, blasted..!!!! :lol:

There that make you feel good since i blasted ya,
Maybe try using the auto eq preset switch script and see if the sound is better with it. 8)
roving cowboy / keith hall. My skins viewtopic.php?f=9&t=16724 for some help check on Monkey's helpful messages at viewtopic.php?p=44008#44008 MY SYSTEMS.1.Xp pro sp3, vers 3.2 jukebox, pcchips mb. amd sem... built by me) 2.WinXP pro sp3, vers 2.5.5 and vers 3.2 backup storage, shuttle 32a mb,734 MHz amd athlon put together by me.) 3.WinXp pro sp 3 version 2.5 and version 3.2 work gigabyte mb. 281 GHz amd athlon x2 240 built by me.) 4.Dell demension, winxp pro sp3, mm3.5 spare jukebox. 5.WinXp pro sp3, vers 2.5.5, moms computer. Sony vaio.)6. Motorola Photon. Android 4.1.2
rovingcowboy
 
Posts: 13740
Joined: Sat Oct 25, 2003 7:57 am
Location: (Texas)


Return to Need Help? (mmw)

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 29 guests