Loudness Compensation in Automobiles

Richard S. Stroud
2009 SAE Technical Paper Series   unpublished
Loudness compensation is used in audio systems to compensate for the human ear's reduced sensitivity to low-level, low frequency sounds. Volume controls in both home and automotive audio systems feature bass boost to preserve the listening experience as volume is reduced.
doi:10.4271/2009-01-0958 fatcat:33ygddfqdragpgmvmyhna3tdgm