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Setting up for surround sound 05
For Extra Power mode
After placing your speakers, complete Setting
the channel levels then refer to Speaker
Distance on page 45 to complete your
surround sound setup.
Setting the channel levels
Set the relative channel levels from your main
1 Switch to the DVD/CD or USB input source.
The test tone is output in the following order
(from the speakers active in the current
• L – Front left speaker
• C – Center speaker
• R – Front right speaker
• SR – Surround right speaker
• SL – Surround left speaker
• SW – Subwoofer
3 Use the VOLUME +/– button to adjust
the volume to an appropriate level.
You can also use the front panel volume
4Use the / buttons to adjust the
speaker levels in turn.
You should hear the test tone at the same
volume from each speaker when seated in the
main listening position. The channel level
range is ±10 dB.
5 When you’re done, press TEST TONE
to exit test tone setup.
1 • Make sure headphones are unplugged.
• The channel balance can be adjusted (independently for each listening mode) while listening to any sound source you want:
Press SYSTEM SETUP and use / to choose CH LEVEL then press ENTER, then use / to select channels and / to
adjust the level. Press ENTER when you’re finished.
2 Since the subwoofer produces ultra-low frequencies its sound may seem quieter than it actually is.
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