Article ID : 00125855 / Last Modified : 26/03/2021

What is the difference between FIXED and VARIABLE audio output?

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    The FIXED or VARIABLE audio output setting changes the way audio is sent through the TV's AUDIO OUT jacks.

    • FIXED: The audio is fixed at one level. It doesn't change when using the TV remote control volume buttons.
    • VARIABLE: The audio varies and changes when using the volume buttons on the TV remote control.

    How to set the audio output on Android TVs

    Follow the steps below to set the audio output on Android TV™ models. 
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    1. On the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Select  Settings Icon Settings.
    3. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
      • Select Display & Sound → Audio output → Headphone/Audio out.
      • Select Sound → Headphone/Audio out.
    4. Select Audio out (Fixed) or Audio out (Variable), then select OK.

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