Pure Direct playback

This mode is for playback with higher sound quality than in Direct playback mode.

This mode turns off the main unit display and analog video circuit. Doing so suppresses noise sources that affect sound quality.

Press PURE to select “Pure Direct”.

The display goes dark, and Pure Direct playback begins.

The PURE DIRECT indicator lights.

In Direct and Pure Direct sound modes, the following items cannot be adjusted.


M-DAX link

MultEQ® XT link

Dynamic EQlink

Dynamic Volumelink

Graphic EQlink

This can also be set by pressing PURE DIRECT on the main unit.


Video signals are only output when HDMI signals are played in the Pure Direct mode.

When the Pure Direct mode has been selected, the display turns off after about 5 seconds.

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