A-Law is the standard codec (compression/decompression)
algorithm for pulse
code modulation (PCM) from the ITU-T (the
Telecommunication Standardization Sector of the International Telecommunications Union). A-Law is
the type of PCM used in most of the world. The other type, mu-Law, is
used in the United States and Japan.
This was last updated in September 2005
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