Audio Equipment Testing

Audio Equipment Testing

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Audio equipment testing is done to provide consumers with an idea of what they are looking for and to make the process of equipment selection easier. The results are published in specialty electronics magazines, online, and in other media. Many people involved in the development or use of audio gear have an engineering background and attempt to bring a scientific perspective to evaluating audio gear. They are concerned with measurements using test equipment and would ideally like to see double-blind testing used to compare competing products. On the other hand, some reviewers believe that not all of the characteristics that produce excellence in sound reproduction are measured by the current tests. Audio reviewers in this camp also claim that double-blind testing does not provide the kind of relaxed extended-listening environment needed to evaluate an audio component. The testing methods used to evaluate equipment can be roughly divided into two groups. The two opposing factions are called objectivists, who believe that all perceivable differences in audio equipment can be measured scientifically and subjectivists, who believe that the human ear is capable of hearing details and dishow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 145g
  • Patho Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135651781
  • 9786135651782