DTS Brings Super Bowl Fans Around the World the Ultimate Surround Sound
DTS Neural Surround™ Will Enhance Every Play to Give Home Viewers an
“On-The-Field” Experience for Super Bowl XLVII
CALABASAS, Calif. -- February 1, 2013
DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq:DTSI), a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio
enhancement technologies, today announced that DTS Neural Surround™ technology
will be integrated into the NFL’s international HD broadcast of Super Bowl
XLVII, live from New Orleans. DTS and the NFL will provide television viewers
across the globe the opportunity to experience the game in full 5.1 surround
“Easily one of the world’s most-viewed television events, the entire
production of the Super Bowl is powered by the industry’s best broadcast
technologies to ensure that fans receive the highest quality feed possible,”
said Jon Kirchner, chairman and CEO of DTS. “We are very excited to again be
working with the NFL and our broadcasting solutions partners to broadcast the
Super Bowl in DTS Neural Surround sound. With DTS Neural Surround, football
fans around the world will easily hear the crash of helmets and pads, coaches
yelling from the sidelines and fans cheering throughout the stadium, directly
from the comfort of their living rooms.”
DTS Neural Surround provides a new approach to surround sound broadcast
productions, enabling a seamless conversion between stereo and surround sound
audio through a special capture, edit, management and delivery process.
Integrated into hardware by DaySequerra, DTS Neural Surround allows broadcast
production teams to preserve the integrity of the 5.1 surround mix while
transmitting audio in a stereo format at the highest resolution possible. The
technology supports legacy audio codecs and is a low latency solution for
editing and monitoring in stereo.
Super Bowl XLVII, hosted at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, will air
on February 3, to more than 180 countries and territories in approximately 25
different languages. The live broadcast begins at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT.
For more information about DTS, please visit www.dts.com, 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^TM 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^TM 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. © 2013 DTS, Inc. All rights reserved.
SOURCE: DTS, INC.
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