Granulation Noise

Technology / Home Audio / Granulation Noise: A type of audible distortion resulting from quantization error in digital transmission modes.

Other Words for Noise

Noise Noun Synonyms: sound, clamour, crash, clap, clash, clangour, din, thunder, thundering, rumble, rumbling, outcry, hubbub, uproar, hullabaloo, racket, charivari or and also shivaree, rattle, caterwauling, rumpus, blare, blast, blasting, bawling, babel
Noise Adjective Synonyms: sound, disturbance

Pink Noise

Technology / Home Audio / Pink Noise: Pink noise is a random noise source characterized by a flat amplitude response per octave band of frequency, i.e., it has equal energy, or constant power, per octave. Pink noise is created by passing MORE

Noise Gate

Technology / Home Audio / Noise Gate: An expander with a fixed 'infinite' downward expansion ratio. Used extensively for controlling unwanted noise, such as preventing 'open' microphones and 'hot' instrument pick-ups from introducing extr MORE

Signal To Noise Ratio

Technology / Home Audio / Signal To Noise Ratio: A measurement of noise level in a device compared to the level of the signal. Higher numbers signify a greater difference, which is better. In technical terms, it is the ratio, expressed in db, of sig MORE

Signal-To-Noise Ratio

Science / Spiders / Signal-To-Noise Ratio: ratio of signal variance to noise variance, computed for a given band limit. MORE

White Noise

Technology / Home Audio / White Noise: Random noise with equal energy per frequency is called white noise. It tends to sound very bright and 'hissy' due to the unique characteristics of the human ear's frequency response curve. Each ascend MORE

Spectral Signal-To-Noise Ratio (SSNR)

Science / Spiders / Spectral Signal-To-Noise Ratio (SSNR): measure of resolution proposed by Michael Unser and coworkers [Unser et al., 1987] [119-121]. MORE