frequency response

noun

Definition of frequency response

: the ability of a device (such as an audio amplifier) to handle the frequencies applied to it also : a graph representing this ability

Examples of frequency response in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This acoustic chamber optimizes the frequency response curves produced by Satsuma’s full-balanced armature driver. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 21 June 2021 Audiophiles should look elsewhere, but everyone else will appreciate the frequency response here. Christian De Looper, BGR, 11 Nov. 2021 This service, called frequency response, is so crucial that power network operators pay a heavy premium for companies that can respond with split-second timing. Matt Reynolds, Wired, 4 Jan. 2022 While the frequency response on offer here is pretty good, the noise cancellation isn’t great. Christian De Looper, BGR, 16 Dec. 2021 The earbuds are comfortable, offering a deep frequency response, and even come with noise cancellation. Christian De Looper, BGR, 16 Dec. 2021 The biggest competition comes from the Nothing Ear (1) earbuds, which also offer an excellent fit, along with a flatter frequency response and better noise cancellation. Christian De Looper, BGR, 16 Dec. 2021 The aluminum tone arm is fitted with an Ortofon OM10 cartridge that has an elliptical diamond stylus and a frequency response ranging 20Hz to 25kHz. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 25 Sep. 2021 Sennheiser specifies a frequency response of 5 Hz to 48,000 Hz, both extremes virtually impossible to hear. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 17 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of frequency response

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Frequency response.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frequency%20response. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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