• 4.1.4 Overhead Speakers Setup

  • How to Set Up Your System

    To create an optimal sound system, familiarize yourself with the role and position of each speaker. Choose a central seating point and angle your speakers at it, keeping them at your ear height when you are seated, unless noted otherwise.

  • 4.1.4 Overhead Speakers Setup

    • Fine-Tuning Your Speakers

      No two rooms are alike. To experience your system at its best, you might need to fine-tune your setup after some initial listening. Here are a few tips.

      A Clear Path

      Create a clear path between you and your speakers. If you can't see the speaker, sound is being blocked.


      Don't be afraid to experiment with small adjustments and repositioning to boost sound quality.

      Room Acoustics

      You can achieve a more balanced sound by minimizing bare walls and floors.

      The configurations noted in this speaker setup guide are illustrative.

    • Test Tones C8

      Dolby Atmos Trailers

      Ensure your speakers are performing at optimum levels. Use Dolby Atmos trailers to test the speakers connected to your sound system.