Amazon’s new Dialogue Boost will finally let you understand movie dialogue

Dialogue Boost on Amazon Prime Video

Audio mixing just isn’t a precise science as even main film studios can (generally purposely) get issues improper. To assist out, Amazon is presently rolling out a brand new Prime Video function known as Dialogue Enhance to particularly enhance “the quantity of [spoken] dialogue relative to background [noise]”. 

You might initially suppose that is primarily for people who find themselves exhausting of listening to, however probably not. It’s additionally meant for all of the individuals who have watched a film solely to expertise bizarre audio mixing the place you possibly can barely perceive what the characters are saying. In a latest submit, Amazon states (opens in new tab) it sought to create “a extra comfy and accessible viewing expertise [that suits people’s] private listening preferences” as an alternative of a “basic amplification” of sound.