Compress Your MP3 Files

What if your could triple the capacity of your Mp3 player or memory card without spending a single penny? Sounds really astonishing,isn’t it ? In today ‘s music crazy world, we all want to store maximum number of songs in our player. But whenever the storage of our player  becomes full, we tend to delete some of the songs in order to squeeze in some others.

But now no need of doing that! Don’t waste your precious megabytes. With  a software like Yacib portable mp3, it is now possible to compress your mp3 easily !

Yacib Portable mp3 makes it simple to optimize the capacity of your portable music player or media-capable phone. In a nutshell, it takes the MP3 audio data and re compresses it to reduce the total file size. It’s perfect if you own lots of music and want to store all of them without any loss of quality, Yacib portable mp3 is the ideal software for you.This application is able to reduce the size of an .mp3 file thus making possible more MP3 files using the same disk space. It is designed to be used by every newbie for most of the process is done by the software. The 3 Click feature enables you to reduce the size of a file at half or even more. Just add a file, select the target folder, press start and the work is done. That’s so easy.

Following are its technical details-

Encoding (MP3)

VBR = Variable Bit Rate

CBR = Constant Bit Rate

1. Portable Mode

User can choose from 8 “Portable Mode” presets.

VBR(4) = Low, Medium, Good and High

CBR(4) = Low, Medium, Good and High

* The recommended settings are: VBR – Good (re-size mp3 or convert with little loss of quality.

2. Advanced Mode

VBR – 10 compression levels (0 Highest – 9 Lowest) defined by Lame.

CBR – 14 Bit Rates: 32, 40, 48, 56, 64, 80, 96, 112, 128, 160, 192, 224, 256, 320(kbps).

3. Channels



Joint Stereo


a) Mono (Input) – Mono (Output)

b) Joint Stereo (Input) – Joint Stereo (Output)

c) Stereo (Input) – Joint Stereo (Output)

4. Tags (Read)

ID3v1: mp1, mp2, mp3

ID3v2.2, ID3v2.3, ID3v2.4: mp1, mp2, mp3, aac

ASF: wma

Vorbis Comments: ogg (vorbis)

i Tunes: m4a, m4v, mp4

5. Tags (Write)

The software can write ID3v1 and ID3v2 tags, with ISO-8859-1 and UTF-16 text encoding.

The ID3 tag can be edited (Output Only) by DataGrid.

6. ID3v2 Components

Main: Artist, Title, Album, Comment, Genre, Track, Year

Extended: AlbumArtist, BPM, Composer, Copyright, Disc, Encoded, Original Artist, Rating, Publisher, URL

7. ID3v2 Artwork

Saved as original or re-sized by custom size. (Default: Re-sized / custom size: 300px X 300px).

A small utility, Yacib portable mp3 works flawlessly and readily compresses the mp3 in less than a minute.

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A 15 year old guy and a professional gamer.

Comments (4)

  1. Papillon says:

    wow, its intresting but after compression what about songs quality

    Raghav gowda

  2. Akshay Jain says:

    It decreased the bitrate and quality too. The person like me like the Bass Sounded songs which will become terrible after compressing. Not a good thing to do compress them. Well you can do one thing, Expand the memory of the device. 😛

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