Best Audio Setup for Galaxy S9 and S9+

Best Audio Setup for Galaxy S9 and S9+

Your Galaxy S9 and S9+ can transport you to a live concert hall or a movie theater - you just need to use the right audio setup. With just a few adjustments, you'll hear every sound with perfect clarity, whether you're listening to EDM or watching an action movie.

Sound Quality and Effects

Note: Some of these options are only adjustable when headphones are plugged into the phone.

Just like a DJ mixing sounds, SoundAlive gives you total control over your listening experience. From Settings, search for and select Sound quality and effects. Play around and test these features out until you find that perfect audio setup.

  • Dolby Atmos: Transform your listening experience with audio that flows all around you. When Dolby Atmos is activated, Tube Amp Pro and Concert hall will be unavailable.

  • Equalizer: Adjust your sound manually, or touch Equalizer to use one of the preset options. 

  • UHQ upscaler: Sharpens audio resolution for crisp sound.

  • Tube Amp Pro: Simulates the warm tones of a tube amplifier. 

  • Concert hall: Adds reverb for a unique concert hall effect

Sound Quality and Effects

Adapt Sound

Putting a left-handed glove on your right hand just doesn’t make sense. The same goes for your ears. Your left ear is better for listening to music, and your right ear is better for speech. Customize the audio setup for each ear and enhance your listening experience.

From Settings, search for and select Sound quality and effects, and then touch Adapt Sound.

  • Sound Profile: These presets allow for the best sound quality based on age. So whether you're 18 or 81, you're covered.

  • Add personalized sound profile: Take a hearing test to help your phone identify the best sound for you. 

Adapt Sound

Separate App Sound

When you want to hear every sound in the game you're playing, connect a speaker or other audio device to enhance your gaming experience.

From Settings, search for and select Separate app sound. To turn it on, touch the slider. Select a multimedia app to play on a separate audio device. Select which audio device you want to use for this app (i.e. Bluetooth speaker, etc.).

Note: Bluetooth devices will only be available while they're connected.

Separate App Sound

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