Talk:Sensitivity (electronics)

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What is the millivolt measurement? RMS? Peak-to-peak? — Omegatron 20:59, 14 March 2007 (UTC)

Merger proposal[edit]

Sensitivity (radio receiver) seems to cover a very related topic of low-level signals detection. Should it be merged here? Calimo (talk) 15:49, 14 January 2009 (UTC)

I fully agree. In electronics the main usage of sensitivity is for a radio. It would be useful to discuss which is the relationship between sensitivity and attenuation (i.e. given a source and an homogeneous medium which is the distance up to which a radio receiver with a given sensitivity can be used). MM —Preceding unsigned comment added by 195.176.178.209 (talkcontribs) 15:24, 23 February 2009

trdj —Preceding unsigned comment added by 203.153.35.66 (talk) 12:00, 7 May 2009 (UTC)

I would like to note that -- despite claims on this and the responsivity page -- transducer responsivity is still widely (read: almost exclusively) called "transducer sensitivity." In fact, all this page does is mention receiver sensitivity, claim that responsivity is mistakenly called sensitivity, then give a general introduction to transducer responsivity anyway. It would be best to Just have this page stub for both Sensitivity (radio receiver) and Responsivity, while doing a better job of clarifying which is which. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 64.194.95.78 (talk) 21:34, 26 May 2009 (UTC)