Setting your Sony Playstation 4 to output Bitstream Audio (Dolby Digital / DTS)

Setting your Sony Playstation 4 to output Bitstream Audio

You must first configure your PS4 to: Output bitstream audio for games and video playback. Output audio via HDMI, and ensure that the «Audio Format (Priority)» is set to «Bitstream (Dolby).» Procedure. 1. From the Settings menu, select «Sound and Screen». 2. Select «Audio Output Settings». 3.

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Mar 18, 2015 · I have my main audio output under settings is set to LPCM and audio settings for movies set to Bitstream (Direct) . Shows PCM during games and True HD/DTS-HD MSTR for movies. Natrix1973 is offline

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Which is the better sound format for PS4: Dolby, or DTS

The sound settings menu on PS4 has an option called «sound output (priority)» or something like that. The choices in that menu are: PCM, bitstream (Dolby) and bitstream (DTS). My receiver can output most other formats too, but the PS4 only lists Dolby Digital and DTS as options.

Bistream (dolby digital/dts) with sony PS4 – Denon

With the PS4 there are a number of different settings that need to be made to allow bitstream audio to be output from the console, both for games and video playback. Firslty, we must first configure the PS4 to output audio via HDMI, and ensure that the «Audio Format (Priority)» is set to «Bistream (Dolby)»

How to configure the PS4 for DTS to Dolby Digital

Everything is set to Bitstream (Dolby) and I ticked of the DTS box inside the output configurations. Tested everything with HDMI out and my PS4 connected directly to the Playbar. Funny thing: DTS to DD comversion works flawlessly on my PS3 with its opitcal out directly plugged into the Playbar.

PS4 Audio question regarding Linear PCM vs. Bitstream

Bitstream for gaming is limited to Dolby Digital or DTS on the PS4. Not lossless. So when set to BITSREAM you are actually not getting full HD sound. While lossess is actually better quality, some people can not hear the quality difference and actually prefer Dolby Digital because it kind of over samples everything more than it should.

Top responsesRedditLinear PCM (over HDMI) is the ‘native’ format of the sound generated by games. It’s uncompressed and there should be no additional processing … read more4 votesSet your PS4 to Linear PCM and set your receiver to out put in multi-channel. This will ensure that you are getting the properly coded audio from what ever … read more3 votesMy set up is ps4 pro connected to TV and TV to the speakers via ARC HDMI. With the set up like this choosing PCM does force the sound to stereo for some … read more3 votesNot really,
1, DTS and PCM both are same for games only DOLBY DIGITAL is bad(lower quality) and the only difference is the low freq/ SUB. nothing else why?
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I don’t know if you ever got this figured out, but here is the reason. Bitstream for gaming is limited to Dolby Digital or DTS on the PS4. Not lossless. So when set … read more2 votesSee all

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Apr 11, 2014 · I have my ps4 connected to my sony bdv-e2100 with a optical cable, it says it supports dolby digital and dts. Ok so I have my primary output set to optical and then it asks if I want dolby …

Best Audio settings for Home Theater Setup? Linear PCM vs

Feb 02, 2013 · So, bottom line is, with the PS3 set the audio output to «Linear» when using an HDMI cable. Set it to «Bitstream» when using an optical cable.

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Nov 11, 2015 · Some TVs will only output stereo if passing through audio, others can handle Dolby Digital 5.1 and a few can also passthrough DTS, but no TV can passthrough the HD formats such as Dolby TrueHD or DTS-HD Master Audio and S/PDIF cannot convey more than 2 …

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First try PCM and listen if the sound is coming from all speakers in a game that has 5.1 audio. Then switch your sound in PS4 to DTS (Bitstream) and then set your home theater to DTS Re Encode. Listen for the differences and then decide which sounds better.

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How can I get HDMI passthrough (bitstream) audio on 55MU7100 ? I understand. When you go to Settings>Sound>Expert Settings> Digital Output Audio Format, what options do you see? (0) This Helped Me Reply. LxB. Asteroid. Options. These are the options under Optical Audio Format PCM Dolby Digital Dolby Digital+ DTS DTS Neo 2.5 (0) This

PS4 Optical/Bitstream Sound Cutting Out – PlayStation Forum

But its like it sends both from ps4 to audio receiver so then it decoding and fighting to play both digital and DTS at the same time. Also note that almost every update will reset this setting so your like, O that worked for a little awhile, but go back and uncheck one and voila, happy audio again!!