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DTS Audio Solutions Deliver Superior Sound Across Sony’s Line of Flat-Panel Televisions
Expands its Television Market Penetration to Include the Top Three Global Smart TV Manufacturers
CALABASAS, Calif. — DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTSI), a leader in high-definition audio, today announced a new agreement with the television division of leading global electronics manufacturer Sony Corporation, to integrate DTS’ high-performance audio solutions into the company’s line of flat-panel televisions shipping to major markets worldwide. This collaboration marks another significant leap forward for DTS’ television market penetration, which now includes support for DTS’ advanced HD audio solutions from the world’s top three flat-panel television manufacturers, and eight of the top 10.
The DTS audio solutions integrated into Sony televisions will allow Sony’s customers to enjoy a rich, multi-dimensional audio experience from any DTS encoded content directly from their TV’s built-in speakers without the need for additional decoding equipment, such as an AV receiver or home theater system.
“DTS is committed to developing technologies that enable any network connected device to deliver a more thrilling and immersive audio experience,” said Brian Towne, executive vice president and chief operating officer of DTS, Inc. “Our alliance with Sony will enable the delivery of superior sound to Sony’s TV customers, allowing them to experience truly enveloping HD-quality audio directly from their TV’s built-in speakers.”
Building on DTS’ strategy of delivering high performance audio, anytime, anywhere and on any device, DTS continues to gain momentum as the entertainment industry’s primary choice for delivery of high-quality, high-definition audio content across all mediums, spurring the demand for DTS decoding solutions across all screens.
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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 more than a billion consumer electronics products worldwide. From a renowned legacy as a pioneer in high definition 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 compelling movies, music, games and other forms of digital entertainment to a growing array of network-connected consumer devices. With the acquisition of SRS Labs, DTS strengthens its position as a leader in providing end-to-end audio solutions to the rapidly growing network entertainment sector. DTS technology is in car audio systems, digital media players, DVD players, game consoles, home theaters, PCs, set-top boxes, smart phones, surround music content 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 Los Gatos and Santa Ana, California, Washington, China, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For further information, please visit www.dts.com.