AES Store

Journal Forum

Audibility of a CD-Standard A/DA/A Loop Inserted into High-Resolution Audio Playback - September 2007
10 comments

Reflecting on Reflections - June 2014
1 comment

Quiet Thoughts on a Deafening Problem - May 2014
1 comment

Access Journal Forum

AES E-Library

Sound Levels of TV Advertisements Relative to the Adjacent Programs and Cross-National Comparison of the Way of their Insertion into Programs

Sound levels of TV Advertisements (CMs) were measured relative to those of the adjacent programs because they could not exist individually without adjacent programs. The results show that the averaged sound levels of about 20% of the CMs were over -5 dB with small dynamic ranges less than 10 dB. 57% and 84% of CMs in terrestrial and BS digital broadcasting, respectively, had higher sound levels than the main programs. Next, perceptual experiments were performed for 3 types of TV CMs with different sound levels, resulting in that all CMs sounded louder than a reference speech irrespective of large sound level differences. Finally, comparison of a way of insertion of CMs into programs among Japan, UK and US was performed.

Authors:
Affiliation:
AES Convention: Paper Number:
Publication Date:
Subject:

Click to purchase paper or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!

This paper costs $20 for non-members, $5 for AES members and is free for E-Library subscribers.

Learn more about the AES E-Library

E-Library Location:

Start a discussion about this paper!


 
Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Google+   YouTube   RSS News Feeds  
AES - Audio Engineering Society