side tone


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side tone

n
(Telecommunications) sound diverted from a telephone microphone to the earpiece so that a speaker hears his own voice at the same level and position as that of the respondent
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By understanding what to deliver and receive in the VoIP network and managing specific audio parameters, including transmit and receive quality, side tone management, distortion and acoustic echo, Plantronics continues to develop products that operate optimally and intelligently within VoIP infrastructures.
It also adds side tone, which is the subtle sensation of being able to perceive your own voice in the earpiece, making the VoIP experience feel much like using a standard telephone.
Hearings on this subject generally have a Shirley Temple, look-on-the-bright side tone.
The rpm was down to 42 percent, and the caution was cycling on and off, tripping the master-caution side tone in my helmet every four seconds.