How to transfer MiniDisk (MD) audio files to PC
The full title of MD is MiniDisc, similar with mini CD-ROM, it is developed by Sony inc in 1992, in fact it is a music storage media format, MD compression algorithm used is ATRAC technology (compression ratio is 1:5). MD is a set of magnetic, optical, electrical and hi-tech machines in one product. It has a CD sound quality and long-term preservation.
If you have bought a MiniDisk (MD) recorder such as Sony Net MD Walkman and you want to transfer your digital audio files to your computer for further editing, it’s impossible for you to copy files on your Mini Disk recorder to your PC hard disk.
How can you transfer MiniDisk (MD) to PC? the following contects maybe help you.
Transfer MiniDisk to PC or MD to PC
No easy and convenient way is available with the Sony MinDisc players to copy files from the player to PC hard disk. Although some MiniDisc players are capable of copying files to your PC directly, their price are high and most applications are not necessary. The cheapest way to get audio from MiniDisc players to your hard drive is via audio recording programs like WinAudio Recorder.
With WinAudio Recorder, the only device you have to buy is a cable with 1/8 inch male mini plugs at both ends. Connect one end of the cable to the headphone OUT jack on your MiniDisc player, and the other end to the Line In on your sound card, you can transfer the audio into your PC and play it.