Listening to your system
Using the Advanced surround effects
Try different settings with various soundtracks
to see which you like.
Press ADV.SURR. (ADVANCED SURR)
repeatedly to select a listening mode.
• ADV. MOVIE – Suitable for movie sources.
• ADV. MUSIC – Suitable for music sources.
• TV SURR. – Provides surround sound for
both mono and stereo TV sources.
• SPORTS – Suitable for sports programs.
• ADV. GAME – Suitable for video games.
• EXPANDED – Simulates multichannel
surround sound for two-channel sources.
• EX.POWER (Extra Power) – Gives multi-
channel sound to a stereo source, using all
of your speakers.
• VIR. SURR. – A virtual surround effect
using just the subwoofer and front
• PHONESUR. (Phones Surround) –
Creates the effect of overall surround with
1 Use with Dolby Pro Logic for a stereo surround effect (stereo field is wider than Standard modes with Dolby Digital sources).
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Setting the effect options
When using surround effects, there are a
number of settings you can adjust.
Press EFFECT/CH SEL repeatedly to select
the setting you want to adjust.
Depending on the current status / mode of the
receiver, certain options may not appear.
Check the table below for notes on this.
Use the LEVEL +/– buttons to set it as
See the table below for the options available for
each setting. The defaults, if not stated, are
listed in bold.
Press EFFECT/CH SEL again to adjust
other settings .
What it does
Spreads the center channel
between the front right and left
speakers, making it sound
wider (higher settings) or
narrower (lower settings).
Adjusts the surround sound
balance from front to back,
making the sound more distant
(minus settings), or more
forward (positive settings).
Extends the front stereo image
to include surround speakers
for a 'wraparound' effect.
Sets the effect level for the
currently selected Advanced
Surround mode (each mode
can be set separately).
a. Only available with 2ch sources in Dolby Pro Logic II Music
b. For all Advanced Surround modes except EX. POWER the
default Effect setting is 70. The default setting for EX. POW-
ER is 90.
0 to 7
–3 to +3
10 to 90