OptimFROG

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OptimFROG
Developer(s) Florin Ghido
Stable release 4.520b1 / April 26, 2006; 9 years ago (2006-04-26)
Preview release 4.910b *only Windows* / February 12, 2011; 4 years ago (2011-02-12)
Operating system Linux, Darwin, Microsoft Windows
Type Audio compression Encoder
Website www.losslessaudio.org

OptimFROG is a proprietary lossless audio data compression codec developed by Florin Ghido. OptimFROG is optimized for very high compression ratios, even for the price of slower encoding and decoding.

OptimFROG DualStream[edit]

OptimFROG DualStream is a lossy codec, aimed to fill gap between perceptual coding and lossless coding. OptimFROG DualStream has an option to produce a correction file. This file can be used, in combination with the main lossy-encoded file, for lossless decoding.

This correction feature is also offered by WavPack Hybrid, MPEG-4 SLS and DTS-HD Master Audio.

Technical details[edit]

Metadata[edit]

Both OptimFROG file formats use APEv2 tags to store the metadata.

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