What is Dolby Atmos?

Last Update date : Nov 11. 2020
Dolby Atmos

• What is Dolby Atmos?

• How to activate Dolby Atmos feature

What is Dolby Atmos?

Dolby Atmos is a surround sound technology that brings you 3D cinematic experience. This is a new level of audio experience on Samsung Galaxy S9/9+. It was first used in cinema and increasingly available on TVs and home entertainment devices.  Benefits to S9/S9+ are:      


• Immersive virtual surround sound effect

• Richer audio experience for movies, music and voice

• Supports both headphone and stereo speakers

How to activate Dolby Atmos?

1 Go to Settings > Tap Sounds and Vibration
Tap Settings
2 Scroll down and look for Sound quality and effects > Tap on Dolby Atmos
Sound quality effects
Dolby Atmos
3 There are 4 different filters to choose from:

Auto - Optimise sound automatically for whatever you're listening to.
Movie - Deliver the best possible audio for films, shows, and videos.
Music - Make all your music sound richer, fuller and more balanced.
Voice - Make voices loud and clear.

Four options for dolby atmos
4 Select your preferred option or keep default setting at ‘Auto’.

You can also quickly activate Dolby Atmos from the notification panel:

1 Open the notification panel by dragging the status bar downwards
2 Tap on the 3 vertical dots menu button on the top right > Tap Button order
3 Drag the Dolby Atmos icon into the quick settings panel and now you can easily activate or deactivate the Dolby Atmos feature.

Dolby Atmos sound technology is also available on Samsung Soundbar.

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