bass compensation

bass compensation

[′bās ‚käm·pən′sā·shən]
(electronics)
A circuit that emphasizes the low-frequency response of an audio amplifier at low volume levels to offset the lower sensitivity of the human ear to weak low frequencies.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The simple rear panel features the main Line-In input for connectivity to a soundcard or PC, high-grade connectors to satellite speakers and a bass compensation adjust knob.