Netflix On Razer Phone To Get HDR, Surround Sound Support

[CES 2018] So far for the most part, the Razer Phone has received some pretty great reviews (save for some complaints regarding its camera quality). It seems like it is truly a phone designed for entertainment, and if you do use it from time to time to stream Netflix, you’ll be pleased to learn of an upcoming update.


Sony Announces New Soundbars With Dolby Atmos & DTS:X Support

[CES 2018] In addition to announcing a trio of new wireless in-ear headphones, Sony has also announced a couple of new soundbars which doesn’t really come as a surprise given that we’ve also seen similar offerings from the likes of LG and Samsung, but if you have a thing for Dolby’s audio technology, then Sony’s soundbars might be for you.


Leaked Oreo Build For Galaxy S8 Reveals Dolby Atmos Feature

If you’re someone who’s particularly fussy or concerned about the sound quality on their smartphones, there are several options out there, such as buying an external DAC or amplifier. Of course those can be pricey, but the good news is that Samsung might have a free solution for you.


Damson S-Series: Home Cinema Audio System with Dolby Atmos

Today, Damson unveiled its S-Series home wireless surround sound system, with Dolby Atmos available today for pre-orders for less than a thousand dollar! The S-Series costs $799.99 in the U.S. (/£799.99 / €849.99 in Europe) and features a soundbar, subwoofer, 2 S-Cubes and a Dolby Atmos Speaker, enabling the system to decode all Dolby formats, including Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, and Dolby Atmos.


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Microsoft Testing Dolby Atmos Support On The Xbox One/One S

If you’re someone who can appreciate good quality audio, you might have heard the news back in October that Microsoft is looking to add Dolby Atmos support to the Xbox One and Xbox One S. The good news is that it looks like Microsoft has begun the testing process, according to a recent tweet by Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb.


iOS Devices Get Dolby Digital Plus Support In iOS 9.3

iOS 9.3 has a bunch of pretty cool features such as Night Shift, which for those unfamiliar will basically adjust your display’s color temperature to reduce the amount of blue light emitted, which in turn will help you sleep better at night, or so they say. However it seems that there are other features that Apple did not exactly brag about.


Apple Hires Dolby’s VP, Could See Boost In Audio & Display Hardware

The sound and display quality of Apple products are pretty good. They might not necessarily be the best of the best, but for the most part they are decent and depending on your preference, impressive. However it looks like Apple’s audio and display hardware could soon be getting a boost thanks to a recent hire. According to the folks at 9to5Mac, they have learnt that Apple has recruited Dolby executive […]


Lenovo A7000: First Dolby Atmos Smartphone

Dolby Atmos, a surround-sound technology, is making it into smartphones, and Lenovo is the first OEM in the world to integrate it. Besides this specific feature, the Lenovo A7000 is a 5.5-inch (HD) Android smarpthone with an 8-core SoC (main processor) which should be able to handle multimedia files with ease.


Dolby Atmos Sound Technology Coming To Homes Soon

If you’re the sort of person who truly cares about the audio quality coming from their headphones, their phones, their computers, or home theater system, you might be pleased to learn that Dolby has revealed that they will soon be bringing their Dolby Atmos sound technology to the living room in the future. For those unfamiliar with Dolby’s Atmos sound technology, it has been primarily used in theaters to help […]


Dolby Atmos Surround Sound Technology Coming To Smartphones & Tablets

If there is a drawback to smartphones and tablets is that their speakers can hardly be called powerful. Sure, some of them are pretty loud and there are some OEMs who are trying their best to do something about it, like HTC with BoomSound and BlackBerry with Natural Sound technology. However it seems like Dolby wants in on the game as well with their Dolby Atmos surround sound technology which […]


Dolby’s 64 speaker Atmos technology can be heard in Disney/Pixar’s Brave movie

When it comes to the audio systems used in the movie, you’re usually faced with either technology from THX or Dolby. Well if you consider yourself to be an audiophile or at least an audio enthusiast, then Disney/Pixar’s Brave animated movie might be a show worth checking out. Apart from its hilarious and touching story, it is also the first film to use Dolby’s new Atmos technology which basically allows […]


Dolby Digital Plus to be featured in Windows 8

According to Dolby, their Digital Plus audio technology has been built into Microsoft’s Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional and Ultimate, but will it find its way into Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 8 operating system? After all it was only last year that Dolby warned their shareholders that their Digital Plus technology might not make it into Windows 8, but it looks like Microsoft might have had a change of heart. Today […]


Dolby Sound Enhancement gets ported onto the Samsung Galaxy 3

Samsung Galaxy 3 owners, if you’ve felt that your device’s audio was a bit lacking, there are options available for you guys in terms of ports. For starters you have the Beats Audio port that started making its way onto Android devices after HTC started integrating it into their phones, and now thanks to XDA forum member, D3HuM4NiZ3D, you guys will have the option of porting the Dolby Sound Enhancement […]


Nokia Lumia 800 no longer has Dolby Digital Plus?

When the Nokia Lumia 800 was first released and you pored over its official specs page and fell in love with the phone, take note that there have been some unannounced changes to the device. According to a sharp-eyed 1800pocketpc.com reader, the official specs page of the Nokia Lumia 800 has some noticeable omissions of features that were present before. If you check out the page now, it no longer […]