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Microphones and Acoustics

Frequently Asked Questions

Get your most commonly asked acoustics questions answered.

Section I: Definitions and Terminology
Section II: Microphone Recommendations
Section III: Calibration and Testing
Section IV: Specification Clarifications
Section V: Specialty Microphone Applications
Section VI: Maintenance and Handling

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Can I use a PCB© microphone beyond its specified frequency range?

Microphones are commonly specified to be within +/- 2 dB across the entire frequency range, stated by the manufacturer. You can use it beyond this frequency range, but may have less accurate readings, for example +/- 3 dB tolerance.

Can I use a PCB© microphone beyond its specified frequency range?

Microphones are commonly specified to be within +/- 2 dB across the entire frequency range, stated by the manufacturer. You can use it beyond this frequency range, but may have less accurate readings, for example +/- 3 dB tolerance.