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Still confused about decibels

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Axtman, Oct 22, 2010.

  1. Axtman

    Axtman Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2008
    Seattle, Washington
    Can someone please explain to me, in plain English, about decibels? Thanks!
  2. more is louder, less is gay. a 3db increase is roughly twice the percieved volume
  3. MrLenny1


    Jan 17, 2009
    New England
    Google it. Wikipedia usually has info you can discern.
  4. PSPookie

    PSPookie Supporting Member

    Aug 13, 2006
    Lubbock, TX

    A 10 dB increase is twice the perceived volume.

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