DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTSI), a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio enhancement technologies, today announced that its DTS Sound™ audio enhancement solution for mobile devices is shipping within the new Ascend G600 smartphone from Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider and mobile device manufacturer. DTS Sound provides listeners with an impressive, more impactful listening experience from the Ascend G600’s built-in audio system or when using headphones.
“Huawei understands the significant role that audio plays in the consumer’s enjoyment of mobile entertainment content, which is why we are excited to continue building upon our long term relationship with them to equip their latest smartphone, the Ascend G600, with our advanced DTS Sound audio solution,” said Bob Lyle, vice president of product management, mobile at DTS. “With DTS Sound, the Ascend G600 will deliver a more immersive listening experience, allowing consumers to enjoy their content in virtual surround sound.”
DTS Sound is comprised of multiple DTS audio technologies designed to improve and enhance the audio capabilities of mobile devices, by:
- Utilizing psycho-acoustic information to simulate surround sound through mobile device speakers or headphones
- Employing sophisticated audio processing to deliver a dramatic increase in perceived loudness from small internal speakers
Currently shipping in China and New Zealand, the Ascend G600 from Huawei will be available in Europe later this month. Visit DTS.com for more information, or connect with DTS on Facebook and Twitter ( @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 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. DTS, the Symbol, and DTS and the Symbol together, are registered trademarks of DTS, Inc. All other trademarks are the properties of their respective owners. © 2012 DTS, Inc. All rights reserved. DTS-C