Surround Formats

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Surround Formats
« on: 30 Nov 2003, 09:45 pm »
This is adapted from the Outlaw 950 manual

These formats would be provided by Preamplifier/Processors, A/V Receivers, and multicannle sources

                                                 
FORMATDESCRIPTIONTYPICAL DISPLAY
Pro Logic II (or Emulation)Original Prologic Surround processing with mono surround Dolby PL
Dolby Digital 5.1 channel procession for all Dolby Digital encoded sources DOLBY D
DTS 5.1 channel processing for all DTS encoded sources. DTS
Pro Logic II CinemaSurround enhanced cinema from 2-Channel source such as VCR PLII-C
Pro Logic II MusicSurround enhanced playback of 2-Channel music PLII-M
Pro Logic II Cinema with Cirrus Extra Surround Adds Cirrus Extra Surround processing of rear channels to Pro Logic II Cinema PLIIC CR
Pro Logic II Music with Cirrus Extra Surround Adds Cirrus Extra Surround processing of rear channels to Pro Logic II Music PLIIM CR
DTS NEO:6 Cinema Creates 6.1 Surround from any movie-based source DTS NEO:6C
DTS NEO:6 Music Creates 6.1 Surround from any music-based source DTS NEO:6C
Dolby Digital Surround Ex 6.1 channel procession for soundtracks encoded with Dolby Ex DOLBY EX
Dolby Digital with Cirrus Ex Surr Cinema Adds Cirrus Extra Surround post processing to Dolby Digital. Creates a rear surround channel. DD CR-C
Dolby Digital with Cirrus Ex Surr Music Adds Cirrus Extra Surround post processing to Dolby Digital. Creates a rear surround channel. DD CR-M
DTS Extended Surround 6.1 channel processing for all sources encoded with DTS-ES DTS-ES
5 Channel Stereo Creates a 5-channel program from any stereo source 5 STEREO
7 Channel Stereo Creates a 7-channel program from any stereo source 7 STEREO