# How Many Watts Is A DB?

## How many dB is 1000 watts?

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## What does 52 dB sound like?

If an item is 52 dB(A), then it has a sound similar in intensity to a electric fan, hair dryer, a running refrigerator and a quiet street. Other common sounds include a blender at 90 dB(A), diesel truck 100 dB(A) and a crying baby can reach 110 dB(A).

## How do you convert watts to dB?

Since Watts are proportional to Amps squared or Volts squared, db (in power) = 20 log V1/V0 or db = 20 log I1/I0 .

## How loud is a 500 watt speaker?

A 500 watt powered speaker might be 98 dB at 1 meter… it might be 101 dB at 1 meter. A 1000 watt powered speaker might be 102 dB at 1 meter… it might be 97 dB at 1 meter.

## How many watts is 97 dB?

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## How many decibels is 20 watts?

100 dbExactly, it depends on the speaker you use. You can’t just say 20 watts equals 100 db. There are free phone apps to measure sound level but I don’t know how accurate those are vs using a dedicated meter, especially a good one.