Is there a difference between a VU and a PPM audio meter?

Date Updated: December 12, 2019 FAQ #14
Question:
Is there a difference between a VU and a PPM audio meter?
Answer:


Yes. A VU meter displays the average volume level of an audio signal, while a PPM meter shows peak volume level. These differences must be taken into account when aligning a VU meter with a PPM meter. - more information -