Article ID : 00203855 / Last Modified : 05/18/2020

Receiving 5.1 channel audio when the Netflix program you're watching has 2 channel audio.

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    If Digital audio out in the Sound menu of your TV is set to Auto1 or Auto, the DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL) and HDMI® ARC ports output 5.1 channel audio even if the Netflix® program you're watching has 2 channel audio. This is a TV specification and part of the normal operation.