Adjusting the equalizer (eq settings menu), Adjusting the equalizer, Eq settings menu) – Sony STR-DG1000 User Manual
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x D.RANGE COMP.
(Dynamic range compressor)
Lets you compress the dynamic range of the
sound track. This may be useful when you
want to watch movies at low volumes late at
night. Dynamic range compression is possible
with Dolby Digital sources only.
The dynamic range is not compressed.
The dynamic range is compressed as
intended by the recording engineer.
The dynamic range is compressed
Dynamic range compressor lets you compress the
dynamic range of the soundtrack based on the
dynamic range information included in the Dolby
“STD” is the standard setting, but it only enacts light
compression. Therefore, we recommend using the
“MAX” setting. This greatly compresses the
dynamic range and lets you view movies late at night
at low volumes. Unlike analog limiters, the levels are
predetermined and provide a very natural
Adjusting the equalizer
(EQ Settings menu)
You can use the EQ Settings menu to adjust the
tonal quality (bass/treble level) of the front
speakers and to store up to 5 different
equalizer settings in the equalizer preset (EQ
PRESET -) and apply them. These
settings are applied to all sound fields and for
each speaker. Select “EQ Settings menu” in
the system menus. For details on adjusting the
parameters, see “Navigating through menus”
(page 54) and “Overview of the menus” (page
• This function does not work in the following cases.
– MULTI IN is selected.
– Input signals of which the sampling frequency is
more than 96 kHz are being received.
• If you set up the sound field during DTS 96/24
signal reception, it will play back only at 48 kHz.
x EQ PRESET
(Preset equalizer selection)
Lets you select the equalizer preset (-).
When you select “OFF,” the equalizer is
x FRONT BASS*
(Front speaker bass level)
x FRONT TREBLE*
(Front speaker treble level)
You can adjust the front speaker bass and treble
level with TONE MODE and TONE on the
EQ Settings menu parameters