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How to Enable Dolby Atmos on Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9+

In this tutorial, we will take you through how to enable Dolby Atmos audio on your Galaxy S9 / S9+. To make further enhance audio output, Samsung has brought dual speakers to it’s recently launched flagship Galaxy S9 / S9+. Released couple of months back, the phone ships with AKG tuned speakers which are one of the best mobile audio hardware around. However, there is still something left to be desired. To address this, you can enable Dolby Atmos for both the speakers and the headphones.

Luckily, the dual speakers are Dolby Atmos certified, just that, you need to enable the setting to make it work. Chances are, you might be running your brand new Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9+ without Dolby Atmos. The on-board AKG speakers provide stereo separation when watching a video. The main noticeable change after enabling Dolby Atmos is the increase of sound without loosing any quality. In case you don’t know how to enable it, we will help you with that.

How to Enable Dolby Atmos on Galaxy S9 / Galaxy S9 Plus

For best audio experience, Samsung has offered three Dolby Atmos settings to choose from depending on the music or media you are listening to. They are Movie, Music, and Voice settings. There is also an Auto setting which determines the best audio setting depending on the audio being output through the phone. By enabling Dolby Atmos, you will notice that how much better spaced out audio is through the two built-in speakers. You can just leave it on Auto or experiment with these three Dolby Atmos settings to choose whats best for your media taste.

Advantage of Dolby Atmos

Basically Dolby Atmos is mostly used for movies that support Dolby Atmos. So, go ahead and turn on the Dolby Atoms for better hearing experience. The best thing about using the Dolby Atoms is the level of quality and at the same time makes your audio louder. In easy words, Louder sound without the expense of audio quality.

Enable Dolby Atmos on Galaxy S9 / S9+

Enabling the Dolby Atoms is very simple. Just follow the steps below to enable it:

Step 1 – Go to settings menu of your Galaxy S9 / S9+ and scroll down to the Sounds and Vibration.

Step 2 – Go to Sound quality and effects by scrolling down.

Step 3 – You will now find the Dolby Atmos settings menu.

Step 4 – Now, use the Toggle Switch to enable Dolby Atmos.

Step 5 – After enabling it, four options will appear. Use these options to find out which this the best options for your media.

Great! You have now enabled Dolby Atmos on your Galaxy S9 / S9+. Do tell us about your experience after using the Dolby Atmos.