Sound terms

Updated: 05/05/2017 by Computer Hope
Number

3D audio

A

AAC
AC-1
AC-2
AC-3
AC'97
Ambient
Analog signals
ATRAC
Audio
Audio conversion device
Audio output device
Audio software
AVR

B

Band
Bitrate

C

Decibel

D

DAC
DAE
Dolby AC-1
Dolby AC-2
Dolby AC-3

E

EQ
Equalizer

F

FLAC
Frequency
Frequency response
Fresnel zone

G
Currently no listings
H

Headphones
Headset
Hertz

I

Insulator
iPod
iTunes

J

Jitter buster

K

Kilohertz

L

LibriVox
Line in
Line out
Live!Ware
Lossless compression
Lossy compression
Low frequency
LP
LPS

M

Microphone
MIDI
Mini plug
MPC
MP3
MPU-401
Multimedia
Music
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
Mute

N

Neper
Noise
Normalize
Notator

O

OpenAL

P

Pitch
Playlist

Q
Currently no listings
R

Radio Frequency
Register
RF
RIAA

S

S/PDIF
Sound
Sound buffer
Sound card
Sound in
Sound out
SoundBlaster
Speaker
Speech synthesis
Stutter
Subwoofer
Synthesizer

T

THD
THX
Total Harmonic Distortion

U
Currently no listings
V

VBR
Voice-over
Voice recognition
Voice coil
Volume

W

Watt
Wave
Wave audio
Waveform editor
Wavelength
Wavetable synthesis
WMA

X
Currently no listings
Y
Currently no listings
Z

Zune

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