Calabasas, CA (June 15, 2010)–DTS, Inc. provided DTS Neural Surround technology for the 2010 World Cup, taking place in South Africa through July 11.
By using DTS Neural Surround, ESPN and other broadcasters are providing soccer fans in the United States and Brazil the ability to enjoy the games in 5.1 surround sound.
“DTS surround sound technology will be an integral part of the broadcast productions at the 2010 World Cup,” says Geir Skaaden, VP, North American licensing operations, DTS, Inc. “When it comes to the surround sound experience, DTS is committed to working with broadcasters to efficiently deliver High Definition Audio to viewers worldwide. As the consumer demand for high quality entertainment in the home continues to grow, DTS will continue to do our part and deliver the highest quality audio experience possible.”
Hardware integrated onsite includes the DTS Neural Surround Sound Encoders and Decoders, as well as the Mono2Stereo four-channel stereo synthesizer built by hardware partner and licensee DaySequerra. Both solutions are said to allow mixers to create a dynamic surround sound mix while maintaining voice clarity from the announcers.