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Old 9th October 2016
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Originally Posted by Virtalahde View Post
What's a 44,056kHz rate?
Early digital recorders (e.g. EIAJ Sony PCM-F1, PCM-501 and PCM-701) used NTSC video with 245 lines per field and 59.94 fields, hence the 44,056 samples per stereo channel.

PAL has 294 lines and 50 fields, resulting in 44,100 samples per stereo channel.