How to turn on spatial sound in Windows 10

Applies to: Windows 10

Windows Sonic is a spatial sound solution in Windows 10 that can enhance your movie or gaming experience. 

  • Here’s how to turn it on:
    • Select Start > Settings > System > Sound > Related settings > Sound Control Panel, select a playback device, then select Properties.
    • In the new window that opens, select Spatial sound.
    • In Spatial sound format, select Windows Sonic for Headphones, then select Apply.
  • You can get other spatial sound options by downloading Dolby Access or DTS Sound Unbound from the Microsoft Store.