New York, NY (September 28, 2007)–DTS, Inc. will demonstrate the newly released DTS-HD Master Audio Suite (MAS) V. 1.5, which officially ships for Mac-Intel worldwide this fall, at Booth 354 during the 123rd Audio Engineering Society Convention, Oct. 5-8 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.
Additionally, DTS representatives will present Tutorial T3, “7.1 Mixes for Blu-ray and HD DVD: Workflow from Mix to Encode.” Ronny Katz and Jeff Levison of DTS, Inc. will present the tutorial on Friday, October 5 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
DTS will showcase 7.1-channel DTS-HD encoding and playback as well as some of the latest HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc consumer players (Toshiba, Samsung) connected to a DTS-HD Master Audio-ready A/V receiver.
A new feature of the DTS-HD MAS V.1.5 is support for secondary audio DTS Express encoding for Blu-ray Disc, which allows users to dynamically change volume of primary audio for use in picture-in-picture, director commentaries and other interactive features. These added functions support the new generation of Profile 1.1 Blu-ray Disc players, which support simultaneous mixing of two audio streams.
The DTS-HD MAS is a software solution designed for the preparation of audio streams for Blu-ray Disc and HD DVD. It encodes bit streams in the following formats: DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution, DTS 96/24, DTS-ES 6.1, DTS Digital Surround and DTS Express. The DTS-HD MAS is also applicable to DVD-V and SurroundMusic CDs.