Theatre Sound

Florida’s Epic Theatres Install GDC-Powered DTS:X Sound

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 15:05 -- Nick Dager

GDC Technology will install DTS:X sound in four premium large format screens at three new Epic Theatres locations in the first quarter of 2016. GDC’s Immersive Sound Media Server, the SX-2000X, powers the new system. It is the only digital cinema server currently available in the market capable of rendering DTS:X in real-time.

Christie Extends Vive LA Series Loudspeaker Lineup

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 11:29 -- Nick Dager

Christie has extended its Vive Audio line with the introduction of the LA2 premium screen channel loudspeaker and the LA3S-3ohm premium surround channel loudspeaker. The speakers continue the Christie Vive tradition of using ribbon-driver technology to provide perfect timbre matching, enhanced voice intelligibility and low distortion, helping exhibitors complete the experience for their movie-going audiences.

Barco to Debut AuroMax Immersive Sound at CinemaCon

Sat, 04/18/2015 - 18:58 -- Nick Dager

In anticipation of what it believes will be the beginning of the adoption of a standardized format for immersive sound, at CinemaCon Barco will be publically showing, for the first time, AuroMax: a system that incorporates support for the placement of “objects” in any immersive mix and the most revolutionary rendering technology available from Iosono. More than 100 films have been released globally in Auro 11.1 – including this summer’s Minions, Pixels, and Everest – with even more announcements expected in the coming weeks.

With Cinema 21 Sale, Dolby Atmos to reach 200-Screen Milestone in Indonesia

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 15:00 -- Nick Dager

Cinema 21 plans to install Dolby Atmos in 100 cinema screens over the next 18 months. Dolby Atmos has now reached the milestone of 200 screens installed or committed to in Indonesia, making it the country with one of the largest numbers of committed Dolby Atmos screens in the Asia Pacific region


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