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# What is the best frequency response for microphones?

## What is the best frequency response for microphones?

A microphone’s frequency response refers to the range of frequencies, from low to high, that a microphone will pick up. This range is referred to by its lowest and highest frequencies, measured in hertz. A microphone with a frequency response range of around 80 Hz to 15 kHz would make a good choice for a vocal mic.

## What is the frequency response curve of a microphone?

A frequency response curve is a graphical representation of how a microphone will respond in the audio spectrum and so, how it will affect a signal’s overall sound timbre. On a frequency response curve graph, the x-axis represents the signals measured frequency and relative response in decibels (dB) on the y-axis.

What frequency does a microphone use?

The frequency range of a microphone is defined as the interval between its upper limiting frequency and its lower limiting frequency. With today’s microphones you can cover a frequency range starting from around 1Hz and reaching up to 140 kHz.

### What is the purpose of a microphone frequency response chart?

The horizontal numbers in a microphone frequency response chart indicate frequencies (again, usually over the 20 Hz to 20 kHz range), and the vertical numbers represent relative output level in dB (decibels). As you look at a frequency chart, you can tell how a given microphone performs at certain frequencies.

### What is the best frequency response?

The preferred frequency response for speakers is 20 Hz to 20 kHz. The human audio spectrum ranges from 20 Hz to 20 kHz. Speakers should be able to produce sounds in this range.

How do you read a mic frequency response chart?

## What frequency is legal for wireless microphones?

Unlicensed wireless microphone use is permitted on the 902-928 MHz band, the 1920-1930 MHz, and on portions of the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands under specified power levels and rules for operation for each of those bands.

## How do you test a microphone frequency response?

Essentially, the test is performed like this: the known microphone is placed at a specific location in front of a sound source, the source’s frequency response is measured, then “nulled” (i. e. referenced) and corrected for the microphone’s frequency response.

Is a higher frequency response better?

The first number in a frequency response spec refers to the deepest bass frequency the headphone can reproduce, the lower the number the better; and the second number refers to the highest frequency the headphone is capable of, and the higher the better.

### What is the perfect frequency?

432 Hz
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