Faber Mac Apps Updated for Mavericks

All Faber apps for Mac have been updated for Mac OS 10.9, Mavericks. -> read more …

IOScope 3.0 Updated for iOS 7

As in recent updates to SignalScope Pro and SoundMeter, IOScope’s appearance has been completely revamped for iOS 7. -> read more …

RoomScope now loads IR data from CSV, MAT, and TXT files

RoomScope’s Room Analyzer tool can now load impulse response data from csv, txt, and MAT files saved within the app. -> read more …

RoomScope and IOScope measure longer IRs and use 64-bit FFTs

RoomScope 1.2 and IOScope 2.3 arrived in the iOS App Store this week. Both apps now support impulse response measurements up to 16 seconds long and use double precision (64-bit) FFTs in their measurements. -> read more …

Frequency Response Measurement with SignalScope Pro 3 (Mac)

Although SignalScope Pro does not include the Dual FFT Analyzer tool, found in Electroacoustics Toolbox, it is still equipped to perform basic frequency response measurements. This tutorial focuses on using SignalScope Pro’s FFT Analyzer and Signal Generator tools to measure the frequency response of your audio interface. -> read more …

Frequency Response Measurement with Electroacoustics Toolbox 3

One of the most powerful tools in Electroacoustics Toolbox is the Dual FFT Analyzer, which is capable of measuring system transfer functions and even indicating the quality of the measurement. -> read more …

Are you looking for a measurement microphone for your iPhone?

Some time ago, I was made aware of the i436 measurement microphone from MicW. It looked like exactly what was needed to turn any iOS device into a quality sound level meter, or acoustical analysis tool, that you could truly carry around in your pocket, but it was limited in its utility by that pesky low-end roll-off that plagued earlier versions of iOS. -> read more …

iPhone 5 audio consistent with iPhone 4S

Today, I had the opportunity to begin testing the audio input characteristics of the new iPhone 5. As seen in the plots, below, the headset input frequency response matches that of the iPhone 4S, which was presented in the previous post. The behavior of the built-in microphone also seems to match that of the iPhone 4S, suggesting that Apple kept the audio input path essentially unchanged in the new device. -> read more …

Finally! iOS 6 kills the filter on headset and mic inputs!

This exciting improvement to iOS 6 will significantly improve the quality of acoustical measurements that can be made by using the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch without requiring a dock connector accessory for audio input. -> read more …

IOScope 2.1 exports impulse responses to AIF, CAF, or WAV audio files

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IOScope 2 can now export normalized impulse response data to AIF, CAF, or WAV audio files. -> read more …