CALABASAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
DTS, Inc. (DTSI), a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio enhancement technologies, today announced that its DTS Studio Sound™ technology suites are incorporated in Toshiba’s all-new KIRAbook™ premium Ultrabook™. DTS’ advanced audio solution suites enables Toshiba’s KIRAbook to deliver impressive, high-performance audio right out of the box.
“KIRAbook marks an achievement in high-fidelity sound quality in the thin-and-light category,” said Carl Pinto, vice president of marketing at Toshiba America Information Systems, Digital Products Division. “Our engineers worked closely with the audio experts at DTS to custom tune the speakers and post-processing on KIRAbook to ensure an astonishing listening experience, despite the Ultrabook’s compact design.”
Toshiba’s premium Ultrabook with DTS Studio Sound will feature the following:
- Custom-tuned speakers that deliver impressive sound quality
- Enhanced surround sound with depth rendering for all types of content
- Volume leveling for a comfortable and consistent listening experience free of unwanted volume fluctuations
- Volume boost option that allows user to squeeze even more sound from their speakers
“DTS is excited to be extending its relationship with Toshiba to equip their KIRAbook line with our advanced DTS Studio Sound audio enhancement solutions,” said Brian Towne, chief operating officer and executive vice president, DTS. “PCs are still a leading platform for multimedia consumption and we believe that consumers will greatly appreciate the added entertainment value that comes with Toshiba’s latest premium Ultrabook featuring DTS audio technology.”
KIRAbook featuring DTS Studio Sound will be available for purchase on May 12, 2013, at Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, Microsoft Store, B&H and Adorama, and direct from Toshiba at ToshibaDirect.com.
About DTS, Inc.
DTS, Inc. (DTSI) is a premier audio solutions provider for high-definition entertainment experiences—anytime, anywhere, on any device. DTS’ audio solutions enable delivery and playback of clear, compelling high-definition audio which is incorporated by hundreds of licensee customers around the world, into an array of consumer electronic devices. From a renowned legacy as a pioneer in high definition multi-channel audio, DTS became a mandatory audio format in the Blu-ray Disc 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. 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 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.
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