Gin&Trombones wrote:Of course there is a trade off - FLAC won't natively play on an ipod
That, and the fact that any lossless format doesn't compress nearly as well. You're not going to get 500 CDs onto one ipod. Transferring also takes much longer. But if you only have a few CDs and don't care about transfer times, then lossless is the way to go.