surround sound

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surround sound

An audio recording and playback system that uses five or more channels plus a subwoofer channel. Surround sound is used primarily for movies and games. Following are the various surround sound speaker arrangements. See 10-foot user interface, Dolby Digital, DTS, 3D audio and imaging.









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Audi AG, a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (Xetra: VW), has revealed details of the new 3D sound system for the 2016 Q7.
Drawing on over 60 years of experience in car radios and a vast multimedia know-how of Continental and Auro Technologies revolutionary Auro-3D sound technology, Auro Technologies and Continental have announced today to jointly bring true 3D sound to in-car infotainment systems.
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Our Cinema 3D Smart TVs will now be accompanied by a wider variety of Cinema 3D Sound Home Theater products that offer consumers a complete 3D experience and further strengthen LG's leadership in 3D.
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Barco is committed to sound innovation that creates a truly multidimensional in-theater experience, and we're very impressed with the ability of their 3D sound format to immerse audiences even more deeply into the amazing worlds created by our filmmakers", said Anne Globe, Chief Marketing Officer of DreamWorks Animation.
Meditation Man 3D Sound will launch in the iTunes Appstore on 2nd May 2012 and is sure to change things.
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