Using only the front speakers (2ch stereo), Using only the front speakers, 2ch stereo) – Sony STR-DG1000 User Manual
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Using only the front
In this mode, the receiver outputs the sound
from the front left/right speakers only. There is
no sound from the sub woofer.
Standard 2 channel stereo sources completely
bypass the sound field processing and multi-
channel surround formats are downmixed to 2
No sound is output from the sub woofer in the 2CH
STEREO mode. To listen to 2 channel stereo sources
using the front left/right speakers and a sub woofer,
select “A.F.D. AUTO.”
This receiver will generate a low frequency signal
for output to the sub woofer when there is no L.F.E.
signal, which is a low-pass sound effect output from
a sub woofer to a 2 channel signal.
Enjoying the surround
effect at low volume
This function allows you to retain a theater like
environment at low volume levels. This
function can be used with other sound fields.
When watching a movie late at night, you will
be able to hear the dialog clearly even at a low
Receiver operation is enabled.
Press NIGHT MODE.
The NIGHT MODE function is activated.
The NIGHT MODE is toggled between
on and off as you press NIGHT MODE.