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HPN vs HEQ - which to use for measuring? 4 years 8 hours ago #36938

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So minidsp released new calibration files -
  1. HEQ: Default headphone compensation curve for flat EQ target
  2. HPN: Default headphone compensation curve for miniDSP EARS

So if we want to measure our headphones - which one is more "accurate"? Is HEQ supposed to be closer to something like GRAS?

Also - "Use this file on the LEFT channel. Your sensitive side is LEFT" so i use that file for the LEFT mic when doing measurements - what does sensitive side mean?

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HPN vs HEQ - which to use for measuring? 4 years 2 hours ago #36948

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I suggest try HEQ, it should give measurements closer to those on say rtings.
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