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DTS Announces Partnership with Fujitsu to Integrate Superior Sound Technologies into PCs
Future Models to Include Best-In-Class Audio Solutions From The Leader in High Definition Audio
CALABASAS, Calif.–DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTSI) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Fujitsu to integrate DTS technologies into a wide range of laptop PCs and desktop All-In-One computers. The Fujitsu FH, AH, NH and SH series computers will launch in Winter 2010 in the Japan market with DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC™ software. This exciting partnership teams Fujitsu, a top manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, with DTS, the leading audio technology provider for HD entertainment.
“We are very pleased to be partnering with a well respected company such as Fujitsu,” says Brian Towne, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, DTS, Inc. “As consumers continue to expand their personal entertainment options, DTS continues to expand its footprint in this evolving ecosystem by delivering the finest audio experience possible – anywhere, anytime.”
DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC software includes DTS Surround Sensation™, DTS Boost™ and DTS NeoPC™ technologies, which are designed to work together to deliver an engaging surround sound effect from just two speakers or headphones. DTS Boost delivers a dramatic increase in perceived volume from any netbook, laptop or tablet PC, while DTS NeoPC can up-mix stereo content to 5.1 or 6.1 surround sound.
“Fujitsu believes engaging immersive audio is key to delivering an exciting entertainment experience on a PC, so we believe incorporating DTS technology into our laptop PCs and desktop All-In-One computers adds a great value for the end customers,” says Kenji Mitake, Executive Vice President, Fujitsu Personal Systems Business Unit. “This partnership with DTS, the leading provider of audio solutions for HD entertainment, marks for Fujitsu a meaningful step forward in today’s PC marketplace.”
The integration of DTS technology in Fujitsu products is the latest milestone in the growth of DTS, a company that is quickly becoming a household name in the HD entertainment space. DTS is rapidly expanding its technologies into a new generation of network-enabled PCs as well as HDTVs, Digital Media Players and Smart Phones. This momentum, coupled with its rapidly expanding footprint in other multimedia areas further solidifies DTS’ position as a leading provider of high performance audio.
For more information on DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC™ and all other DTS technologies please visit www.dts.com or Facebook at www.facebook.com/dts.inc.
About DTS, INC.
DTS, Inc. (NASDAQ:DTSI) is dedicated to making digital entertainment exciting, engaging and effortless by providing state-of-the-art audio technology to hundreds of millions of DTS-licensed consumer electronics products worldwide. From a renowned legacy as a pioneer in multi-channel audio, DTS became a mandatory audio format in the Blu-ray Disc standard and is now increasingly deployed in enabling digital delivery of movies and other forms of digital entertainment on a growing array of network-connected consumer devices. DTS technology is in home theaters, car audio systems, PCs, game consoles, DVD players, televisions, digital media players, set-top boxes, smart phones, surround music software and every device capable of playing Blu-ray discs. Founded in 1993, DTS’ corporate headquarters are located in Calabasas, California with its licensing operations headquartered in Limerick, Ireland. DTS also has offices in Northern California, Washington, Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the United Kingdom.