Jabra and Dolby Deliver Full Spectrum Sound Experience
New Sound App Adds Extra Depth and Dimension for Headphone Users
NASHUA, N.H., Jan. 7, 2013
NASHUA, N.H., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Mobile music lovers around the
world are in for a new listening experience as a result of a new co-operation
between Jabra, a leading producer of innovative headset and speakerphone
solutions, and Dolby Laboratories. The move sees Dolby® Digital Plus become
part of Jabra's Sound App which delivers music as it should be heard: rich and
immersive with full-spectrum sound.
It's simply a case of downloading the optimized Jabra Sound App and installing
it onsmartphones or tablets. In addition to delivering virtual surround sound
with bass and high frequency enhancements, the new app features a Graphic
Equalizer with predefined and customised setting options and a Jabra headphone
model selector for optimal sound experience. The Jabra Sound App also enables
consumers to easily create and manage playlists and to share music that they
are listening to via social media channels.
"Smartphones and tablets are becoming ubiquitous as users access and listen to
their music while on the move, but it's not just about convenience as
consumers want the best sound experience as well. So whether they're
commuting, on the beach, out for a walk or simply relaxing at home, the new
Jabra Sound App with Dolby Digital Plus delivers incredible sound with added
depth and dimension for both corded and wireless headphones," said Anne Raaen
Rasmussen, Senior Vice President, Mobile Division, Jabra.
"Now more than ever, music lovers demand a premium, highest-quality audio
experience wherever they are," said Andreas Spechtler, EMEA Regional Vice
President, Dolby Laboratories. "Jabra's Sound App with Dolby Digital Plus is
proof of our mutual commitment to transforming how listeners experience the
music they enjoy. Dolby will continue to look at new and innovative ways of
delivering next-generation music service experiences."
The application will be available for purchase on online app stores soon and
free of charge with the release of the Jabra Vox, Jabra Revo and Jabra Revo
Wireless headphones in Q2 2013. The Jabra Revo Wireless headphones will be the
first wireless headphones in the world to offer Dolby® Digital Plus for this
enhanced music experience.
Jabra is the brand of GN Netcom, a subsidiary of GN Store Nord A/S (GN) -
listed on NASDAQ OMX. Jabra employs approximately 850 people worldwide and in
2011 produced an annual revenue which amounted to DKK 2,106 million. Jabra is
a world leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of a broad
range of hands-free communications solutions. With a reputation for
innovation, reliability, and ease of use that goes back more than two decades,
Jabra's consumer and business divisions produce corded and wireless headsets,
plus mobile and in-office speakerphones that empower individuals and
businesses through increased freedom of movement, comfort, and functionality.
Contact: MEDIA: Stacey Clement, +1-617-585-5774, firstname.lastname@example.org, or John
LeRoy, +1-617-585-5791, email@example.com, both of 360 Public Relations for
Jabra; or JABRA: Bruce Tripido, VP of Sales, North America, Mobile Division,
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