Set up 3D audio on PS5 consoles

How to set up 3D audio on PS5 consoles

Find out how to enhance your PlayStation®5 console audio by making the sound three-dimensional.

What is 3D audio on PS5™ consoles?

Powered by Tempest 3D AudioTech, the PS5 console can put you at the center of incredibly immersive soundscapes where it feels as if the sound comes from every direction. Enable 3D audio for your TV speakers or compatible headphones by following the steps below to enjoy three-dimensional sound.

How to set up 3D audio for TV on PS5 consoles

  1. Go to Settings > Sound > Audio Output > TV.
  2. Select Enable 3D Audio for TV Speakers.
  3. Select Measure Room Acoustics for 3D Audio to use the microphone on your wireless controller to measure your room acoustics.
  4. Select Apply Measurement Results to 3D Audio to apply settings based on the measurement results of your room acoustics. If you've never measured your room acoustics, or if you've changed your environment since you measured, select Measure Room Acoustics for 3D Audio first.

How to set up 3D audio for compatible headphones on PS5 consoles

  1. Go to Settings > Sound > Audio Output > Headphones.
  2. Select Enable 3D Audio for Headphones to turn on/off 3D audio.
  3. Select Adjust 3D Audio Profile to choose your preferred 3D audio profile.

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