Enjoying high-fidelity sound (Pure Direct)

You can enjoy higher-fidelity sound from all inputs using the Pure Direct function. When the Pure Direct function is on, the display panel lights off to suppress noise that affects sound quality.

  1. Select [Sound Effects] - [Pure Direct] from the home menu.
  2. Select [On].

Canceling Pure Direct

The Pure Direct function will be canceled when you perform the following:

  • Select [Off] in step 2.
  • Press PURE DIRECT on the receiver.
  • Change the sound field.
  • Change the scene setting on the TV (Scene Select).
  • Change the setting of [Equalizer], [Sound Optimizer], [Advanced Auto Volume] or [Dynamic Range Compressor].


  • [Equalizer], [Sound Optimizer], [Advanced Auto Volume] and [Dynamic Range Compressor] do not work when the Pure Direct function is selected.


  • You can also use the PURE DIRECT button on the receiver to turn the Pure Direct function on or off.
  • You can also select [Pure Direct] in [Settings] - [Audio Settings] from the home menu.