One of the most commonly misunderstood concepts you’ll face when you start putting together a home theater or high-end listening room is the role absorption and diffusion play in how your room will ultimately sound – regardless of the equipment you put in it. Just like with any other technology or specialized field, important terms get thrown around by people in the know while those of us not in the know kind of grin and nod our heads while we hope that maybe someday we’ll figure exactly what the heck all of these smart people are talking about.

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