Enjoying sound from all speakers and
various sound effects
≥The following sound effects/modes may not be available or have no effect with some sources, or when headphones are used (
≥You may experience a reduction in sound quality when these sound effects/modes are used with some sources. If this occurs,
turn the sound effects/modes off.
Enjoying surround sound effects
Available surround sound effects
STANDARD: Sound is output as it was recorded/encoded.
Speaker output varies depending on the
MULTI-CH: You can enjoy sound from the front speakers,
as well as the surround speakers even when
playing a 2-channel sound or non-surround
MANUAL: –DOLBY PL II MOVIE:
Suitable for movie software, or the one
recorded in Dolby Surround. (except [DivX])
–DOLBY PL II MUSIC:
Adds 5.1-channel effects to stereo sources.
You can enjoy sound from all speakers with
You can play any source in stereo. Sound will
be output to the front speakers and the
Press [SURROUND] several times to select the effect.
≥You can also press [SURROUND] and then [3, 4] to
select the mode.
≥The selected effect will only be displayed on the main
When selecting the MANUAL effects.
While "MANUAL" is displayed
Press [2, 1] and select the desired effect.
≥"NOT CONDITIONAL" is displayed on the main unit if the
setting is not active.
≥"DOLBY PL II MOVIE" and "DOLBY PL II MUSIC" do not
work when audio is output from the HDMI AV OUT terminal.
Changing the sound modes
Available sound modes
You can select sound quality settings.
–HEAVY(Heavy):Adds punch to rock.
–CLEAR(Clear): Clarifies higher sounds.
This unit will change the settings for the amount
of bass depending on the source.
However you can also adjust the amount of
bass for the source being played.
–1 (Weakest effect)
–4 (Strongest effect)
≥The setting you make is retained, and recalled
every time you play the same type of source.
(Effective when playing audio containing
centre channel sound.)
You can make the sound of the centre speaker
seem like it is coming from within the TV.
(Effective when playing video with 5.1ch
You can enhance the surround effect for low
volume 5.1-channel sound.
(Convenient for late night viewing.)
1 Press [SOUND] several times to select the mode.
≥You can also press [SOUND] and then [3, 4] to select
≥The selected effect will only be displayed on the main unit.
While the selected mode is displayed
Press [2, 1] and select the desired setting.
Adjusting speaker level during play
1 Press and hold [-CH SELECT] for 3 seconds to
activate the speaker setting mode.
2 Press [-CH SELECT] several times to select the
Each time you press the button:
L R—) C_) RS_) LS_) SW
Front speaker (left and right)
Surround speaker (right)
Surround speaker (left)
≥The channels not included in the playing audio will not be
displayed (subwoofer is displayed even if it is not
Adjusting the balance of the front speakers
(When "L R" selected)
3 Press [2, 1] to adjust the balance of the front
Adjusting the speaker level
(When other speakers are selected)
4 Press  (increase) or  (decrease) to adjust
the speaker level for each speaker.
s6 dB to r6 dB
Cancel (no effect is added).
For background music.