We often run into players who assume that a PA
speaker’s Power Rating
(also known as Watts or Wattage Rating) directly reveals their apparent loudness. In other words, they believe that a PA speaker
with a higher power rating will be louder than one with a lower rating. The short answer to this is, maybe – but maybe not. In this article, we’ll take a quick look at what the power rating actually determines as well as the factors that contribute to a speaker’s apparent loudness.
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