Available Sound settings depend on the Speakers setting.
Enjoy stereo, bilingual
and mono programs
Resets the current settings to the default values.
Increases or decreases higher-pitched sounds.
Increases or decreases lower-pitched sounds.
Emphasizes left or right speaker balance.
Adjusts the clarity of human voices. For example, if the voice of a
news announcer is indistinct, you can turn up this setting to make the
voice clearer. Conversely, if you are watching a sports program, you
can turn down this setting to soften the voice of the commentator.
Sound Booster The Sound Booster provides a fuller sound with a greater sense of
depth and width, by emphasizing the high and low frequency sounds.
Select High, Low or Off for the amount of boost you desire.
Selecting Off will bypass the emphasis.
• Only available when in Standard mode.
Select On to stabilize the volume across all programs and
commercials. Select Off to disable this feature.
Adjusts the volume level of the current input (TV or video input)
relative to other inputs.
• Sound Adjustments can also be accessed by pressing OPTIONS on the remote
For stereo reception when viewing a TV program broadcast in stereo.
Automatically switches the TV to second audio programs when a SAP
signal is received. If no SAP signal is present, the TV remains in
For mono reception. Use to reduce noise during weak stereo broadcasts.
• MTS is available only for analog programs.
• MTS can also be accessed by pressing OPTIONS on the remote control.
Select to use the TV speakers for audio.
Select this option if you wish to use an external audio system for the
TV sound. By selecting this option you are disabling the TV speakers.
Enhances treble and bass.
Standard sound optimized for home use.
Suitable for spoken dialog.
Provides a virtual surround sound experience
made possible using just two front speakers.
Select for normal stereo or mono reception.