Phatnoise: \"glitch\"-noise on some tracks
I've got a sort of "Glitch"/scratch/zap noise on some tracks now on my Phatbox DMS: they only appear when playing the DMS in the car, not when playing the track from the cradle on the PC. Also. the noise appears in the same place during playback, so it's not electrical interference from something in the car.
I thought it might have been caused when the track was originally ripped on my PC - when doing a load of CD's i got on with doing other things on the PC like web browsing. Someone on a thread suggested not doing anything else when ripping, which I've now tried but that hasn;t cured it.
Originally all my CD's are now ripped using Windows Media Player ripped to wma at 192kbps.
I've now re-ripped again (same format & method), and also ripped into MP3 through media player, and ripped to MP3 using the Phatnoise ripper, and both MP3 versions (i.e. WinMedia and Phatnoise) playback without the noise, where as the re-ripped Win Media WMA still has the noise in the same place on the particular song i'm using as a test.
the song (on the cd) is fine when played back in the single slot cd in the car (at the point where it should make the noise!), plays back in the house cd ok, plays back on the PC ok and rips & playes ok on the PC through media player, but the glitch noise is back when i put it on the DMS.
not all my wma-ripped music contains these noises - perhaps 30~40% do.
Anyone else experienced this?
don't really want to re-rip everything into MP3.