Surround Settings menu
You can select the sound field and adjust the
effect level, etc. on the "Sound Field Setup"
For details on the sound field, see "Enjoying
Surround Sound" (page 52).
The setup items you can adjust on each menu vary
depending on the sound field.
To adjust the effect type for
Select "HD-D.C.S.", then press
Select the effect you want, then press
HD-D.C.S. has three different types:
Theater, Dynamic and Studio. Each type
has different reflection and reverberation
sound mixture levels and is optimized to
match a listener's room uniqueness, taste
Want to enjoy the sound effects to the full
extent, just like at the movie theaters?
Dynamic type emphasizes on the
reflection sound. Without HD-D.C.S.,
many rooms are often somewhat
reverberant but lack a spacious feeling.
This type acoustically opens up those
types of rooms and provides a spacious
and dynamism feeling equivalent to a
Theater type (default setting) mixes
reflection and reverberation sound
creating the characteristics of a mastering
studio. Additionally, this type mixes in
frequency characteristics that are often
found in professional studios and movie
theaters. It is ideal for watching movies in
a listening room that has less
In Studio type, effects are kept to a
minimum, while still providing a great
theater experience. This type provides the
accuracy of the original recording.
EQ Settings menu
You can use the following parameters to adjust
the tonal quality (bass/treble level) of front
This function does not work when "A. DIRECT" is
You can also adjust the front speaker bass and treble
level with TONE MODE and TONE on the receiver