Settings > Music Settings > Output Frequency

Output Frequency

Set the output frequency for music content. Set to match the audio device in use.

48 kHz Set to output audio at a sampling frequency of 48 kHz.
44.1 / 88.2 / 176.4 kHz Set to output audio at the highest sampling frequency possible for the audio device in use. Select among 44.1, 88.2, or 176.4 kHz.

Hints

  • You can upsample the sampling frequency of music content to output audio at 88.2 or 176.4 kHz.
  • The following conditions are required to output audio at 88.2 kHz or 176.4 kHz.
  • - The audio device in use supports a sampling frequency of 88.2 kHz or 176.4 kHz.
  • - [Linear PCM 2 Ch. 88.2 kHz] or [Linear PCM 2 Ch. 176.4 kHz] is selected when either [HDMI] or [Optical Digital] is set under (Settings) > (Sound Settings) > [Audio Output Settings].
  • You cannot use (Photo), (Internet Browser) or other features while playing music or when (Settings) > (Music Settings) > [Output Frequency] is set to [44.1 / 88.2 / 176.4 kHz]. To use these features, select [48 kHz].
  • When the audio device in use does not support frequencies of 88.2 kHz and 176.4 kHz, sound may not be emitted from the device. Also, even if it does support 88.2 kHz and 176.4 kHz, sound may be intermittent or may not be emitted from some audio devices. In this case, uncheck the [Linear PCM 2 Ch. 88.2 kHz] and [Linear PCM 2 Ch. 176.4 kHz] checkboxes under (Settings) > (Sound Settings) > [Audio Output Settings].

Settings > Music Settings > Output Frequency