VIA’s new Audio Codec integrates DTS Surround Sensation Ultra PC plus Head Tracker headphones technology

VIA logoVIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator of power efficient x86 processor platforms, today announced the integration of the new DTS Surround Sensation Ultra PC™ plus Head Tracker™ headphone technology into the VIA Vinyl VT1610 Audio Codec industry-leading audio solution.

Combining the VIA Vinyl VT1610 Audio Codec with DTS Surround Sensation Ultra PC plus Head Tracker headphones technology takes mobile 3D surround sound to the next level. It provides the listener with a fixed forward-facing sound stage creating a perception of a virtual space that renders the ideally-balanced acoustics traditionally associated with the best seat in the house – 7th row center.

If dialogue is coming through the phantom center channel and the listener turns toward the right, the sound stage remains fixed and the audio will be heard more strongly through the left headphone, resulting in a more natural and immersive listening experience.

“As more and more people opt to have their entertainment delivered via versatile mobile devices, there is a rising demand for more realistic audio playback,” said Richard Brown, Vice President of Marketing, VIA Technologies, Inc. “VIA is excited to work with DTS to develop a technology that will offer headphone users an improved and truly unique audio experience.”

“DTS Surround Sensation Ultra PC plus Head Tracker headphones technology delivers an incredible simulated effect from headphones alone, bringing the surround sound experience to mobile platforms around the world,” said David Tan, VP Product Management North American Licensing, Dts, Inc.. “Together with VIA, we are committed to delivering the ultimate entertainment experience to consumers.”

Source: VIA

Related posts

Toshiba updates Qosmio X500 Multimedia Laptops

Toshiba updates its award-winning 18.4-inch Qosmio X500 Series laptops with the new DirectX 11 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M graphics processor with 1.5GB, giving more performance boost for demanding tasks of the customers. The Qosmio X500 Series notebooks feature Toshiba’s striking Fusion Finish...

Lenovo presents Yoga 3 Pro ultrabook

Lenovo presents Yoga 3 Pro ultrabook

The Chinese computer maker Lenovo has officially presented its newest Yoga 3 Pro ultrabook. When compared to its predecessor the Yoga 3 Pro is now lighter, thinner and more powerful. According to its designers the Yoga 3 Pro is 17 per cent thinner and 15 per cent lighter than the previous...

Mionix launches new generation of gaming mouse pads with special technology

You may not have heard of Mionix, but the Swedish maker of high-end gaming peripherals has come up with the next generation of gaming mouse pads that now feature the company’s own Surface Quality Analyser Tool (S.Q.A.T.). "We saw tracking issues that many professional gamers...

Leave a comment