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Dolby Atmos explained: What is it and how do I get it?

Dolby Atmos explained: What is it and how do I get it?

By 25 September 2014

Say the words "home cinema" to many members of the general public and they will likely first think of all-in-one-box solutions from brands such as Panasonic, Samsung and LG. And there's absolutely nothing wrong with that. However, true home cinephiles... >>

Dolby Vision finally ready for public consumption, partners with Sharp and Netflix to bring it to market

Dolby Vision finally ready for public consumption, partners with Sharp and Netflix to bring it to market

By 6 January 2014

Dolby has announced that it is finally ready to bring Dolby Vision to market. The television technology has been discussed and touted for a while, but companies such as Sharp and TCL are expected to release supported sets later this year. Prototype TVs... >>

Dolby creates super screen tech with 4000 nits brightness

Dolby creates super screen tech with 4000 nits brightness

By 9 December 2013

Not satisfied with pioneering amazing sound delivery with Dolby Atmos, Dolby is now also moving to screens. It’s new pet project aims to deliver a super screen with a brightness that’s never been seen before. It's also working on glasses-free 3D that... >>

Dolby Atmos: Realising fully immersive surround sound

Dolby Atmos: Realising fully immersive surround sound

By 4 July 2012

Pocket-lint was invited to Dolby’s new European HQ in central London to take a gander - well, lend an ear - to its latest surround technology, Dolby Atmos. So what exactly is it? Dolby Atmos is a cinema-only (at least for now) surround system, but it... >>

Onkyo TX-NR609 review
5 out of 5

Onkyo TX-NR609 review

By 8 September 2011

On the whole, Onkyo receivers and amplifiers are excellent, especially for the price. Take last year’s TX-NR808 for example, a superb specimen of sonic sorcery – it’s 3D ready, got more bells and whistles than a cat and dog sanctuary, and delivers... >>

Nokia N8 & Dolby Mobile hands-on

Nokia N8 & Dolby Mobile hands-on

By 15 July 2010

We've shown you pics of the forthcoming Nokia N8 before, and discussed a few of its features, but one area that strikes the Symbian^3 handset apart from other smartphones, including the iPhone 4, is its stunning audio playback talent. And Pocket-lint... >>

Dolby Axon wants to improve your chatter on your console

Dolby Axon wants to improve your chatter on your console

By 11 March 2010

Dolby has released a new audio technology that it hopes will let Xbox 360 and PS3 gamers hear realistic voice communication, complete with surround panning and distance attenuation, at GDC in San Francisco. Called Dolby Axon, and already available on... >>

Denon DBP-1610 Blu-ray player announced

Denon DBP-1610 Blu-ray player announced

By 23 September 2009

Denon has announced the launch of a "price-conscious" Blu-ray player, the new DBP-160. The DBP-1610 boasts 1080/24p video output and supports Deep Color as well as x.v.Color and offers 1080p scaling for normal content. With an Ethernet port for internet... >>

Desktop-replacing Packard Bell EasyNote DT85 announced

Desktop-replacing Packard Bell EasyNote DT85 announced

By 15 September 2009

Packard Bell has announced the launch of the EasyNote DT85, a 16:9, 1920 x 1080, Full HD, 18.4-inch widescreen LED backlit home entertainment notebook. With all the usual "stylish design" boasts, the 440.5 x 298.5 x 41.5mm device is said to be "incredibly"... >>

Sky announces Madonna, Girls Aloud in high def

Sky announces Madonna, Girls Aloud in high def

By 15 June 2009

Sky has announced an exclusive deal to broadcast Madonna and Girls Aloud’s most recent tours in both standard and high definition. "Madonna: Sticky and Sweet" and "Girls Aloud: Out Of Control live from the 02" will be broadcast on Sky1 and Sky1 HD in... >>