Recommendation on that coding levels in digital audio equipment.
It is recommended that in digital audio equipment coding levels for digital audio signals are set such that they correspond to an alignment level which is 18 dB below the maximum possible coding level of the digital system, irrespective of the total number of bits available.
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Russian version of EBU R 068  - Special thanks to EBU Member RTR.