Originally Posted by Fredrik
A 32 bit converter? That would give a theoretical headroom sufficient to close mic a nuklear blast given that you own a mic that wont melt of cource. But with a theoretical mic it could be done, theoretically.
I think what apple should do first is to offer uncompressed audio from itunes store.
Yeah, it's quite a mixed message they're sending. Record at 32bit, but listen back at 128 kbps compressed AAC.