30 Jun 2003
EBU Subjective Listening Tests on Low-Bitrate Audio Codecs
EBU Tech 3296
EBU Tech 3000 series
This document contains the results of evaluations of several commercial audio codecs. For the first time, a new methodology, MUSHRA, specifically developed to subjectively evaluate intermediate-quality codecs was used. This methodology is standardized in ITU-R Rec. BS.1534.