Sound Profile Scores and Tests
Headphones

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What it is: The overall sound signature of the headphones. The general tonal balance between the bass, mid, and treble ranges of the frequency response. The calculations are done between 20Hz and 9kHz.
When it matters: When you want to find headphones that match your listening taste.

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What it is: How much energy the headphones have in the bass range. Note that this number won't tell you how good the bass is. A value near 0dB represents a sound profile that most people will find balanced. A negative value represents a bass-light sound profile, while a positive value represents a bass-heavy sound profile.
When it matters: When you want to hear more or less of the low frequencies, such as the sound of kick drums and bass guitar.
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What it is: How much energy the headphones have in the treble range relative to the mid-range. Note that this number won't tell you how good the treble is. A value near 0dB represents a sound that most people would find balanced. A negative value represents a warm sound profile, while a positive value represents a bright sound profile.
When it matters: When you want to hear more or less of the high frequencies, like cymbals.
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