Spotify is testing lossless audio. Can you hear the difference?

By Frank Bi and Andrew Marino, The Verge
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Below are three songs, each presented in three different versions: a lossless version at 1,411 kbps, a “premium” version at 320 kbps, and standard version at 160 kbps. Try and see if you can pick the lossless audio out of the three.MORE@TheVerge

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