graphic equalizer


: an electronic device for adjusting the frequency response of an audio system by means of a number of controls each of which adjusts the response for a band centered on a particular frequency

Examples of graphic equalizer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As well as a 24-preset graphic equalizer, the WiiM Mini also includes adaptive equalization for shaping the sound to suit the speakers or audio system playing the music. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 20 Apr. 2023 Look at that Pioneer graphic equalizer. Ezra Dyer, Car and Driver, 22 Dec. 2020 The FiiO Control smartphone app contains extended features for updating the BTR7’s firmware and shaping the sound using a 10-band graphic equalizer. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 10 Jan. 2023 Smart Control app offers endless customization possibilities with the Momentum 4 Wireless, including a manual five-band graphic equalizer. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 8 Aug. 2022 To manage the new earbuds, Sennheiser has overhauled its Smart Control smartphone app which includes a three-band graphic equalizer, as well as some handy EQ, presets. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 25 Apr. 2022 For those who like to tweak the tone of the sound, the Adapt 660 headset comes with several EQ presets including Club, Movie, Speech, and Director, plus the tone can be customized using a graphic equalizer. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 20 May 2022 The sound can be tailored using the ShurePlus Play app which provides a multi-band graphic equalizer and tone pre-sets for the ideal sound to suit all genres of music. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 10 Dec. 2021 The new smartphone app enables users to make the most of the new features and includes a 7-band graphic equalizer with presets and the ability to shape a custom sound profiles to suit an individual’s tastes. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 19 May 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1969, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of graphic equalizer was in 1969

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“Graphic equalizer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

graphic equalizer

: an electronic device for controlling the response of an audio system to a number of frequency bands
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