Advanced Television

VIZIO, Sony adopt Dolby AC-4

July 15, 2015

Dolby Laboratories, the developer of the AC-4 standard, has announced partnerships with VIZIO and Sony Visual Products to drive the adoption of Dolby AC-4 in televisions for next-generation broadcast systems and streaming Internet content.

Dolby AC-4 enables efficient delivery of premium consumer experiences to TVs and other consumer devices.

“At VIZIO, we are committed to delivering on the full potential of IP delivery of premium entertainment, and the rapid pace of innovation Dolby AC-4 makes possible,” said Matt McRae, Chief Technology Officer, VIZIO. “The opportunity to innovate with Dolby in both audio and video makes the adoption of Dolby AC-4 a compelling opportunity with extraordinary consumer value.”

“We have a long history of working closely with Dolby to bring new technologies to market,” said Toshi Suzuki, General Manager of Partner Strategy, Sony Visual Products. “We are pleased to continue this collaboration with the new Dolby AC-4 technology that will both bring innovative experiences to consumers and power televisions that better meet the needs of all audiences.”

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