Circle Surround II, which includes all the benefits of Circle Surround with
two additional SRS technologies, TruBass(R) and Dialog Clarity(TM), is the most feature-rich version currently available.
The four surround zones incorporate the traditional Left Surround and Right Surround with
new Back Surround Left and Back Surround Right zones.
We are excited to showcase the benefits of MP3 Surround with
this hardware implementation, which paves the way for further product developments by our licensees.
Harald Popp, Head of the Multimedia Realtime Systems department at Fraunhofer IIS, describes Ensonido as the key to enjoying MP3 Surround with
portable devices like personal digital assistants and mobile phones.
to include mp3 and, in the future, mp3 SURROUND technology, in all DivX(R) software and consumer electronics offerings, allowing over 160 million DivX(R) users the opportunity to enjoy the small file size and the high audio quality of mp3 SURROUND with
their video files.
A British-invented system, Ambisonic technology records a 360 degree sound field using a "single point" microphone with four capsules that is then "UHJ-encoded" to provide a two-channel stereo signal, so that it is compatible with all standard playback equipment, but can be decoded back to four-channel surround with
the appropriate equipment.