Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Volume level linearity...
Re: Volume level linearity...
From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_haxx.se>
Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2003 08:26:35 +0200 (CEST)
On Fri, 8 Aug 2003, Rob wrote:
> Hi. I have a question about volume level linearity. On my AJBR20 running
> Rockbox, the volume ranges from 0 to 100. However, only the range from about
> 85 to 100 is useful. Below about 85 is very quiet and below perhaps 60
> nothing can really be heard. Is this the normal expected behaviour? Perhaps
> this is some sort of logarithmic (or exponential) response?
It depends on your equipment.
With my earplugs, I usually play songs at ~80 which is *very* loud. When I
reach 85 my eardrums would fall out.
I recall that Björn once claimed he could hear sounds with his plugs down to
40 on his recorder.
-- Daniel Stenberg -- http://rockbox.haxx.se/ -- http://daniel.haxx.se/Received on 2003-08-22