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Dolby and Odeon announce plans for Dolby Cinema UK rollout
Dolby and Odeon announce plans for Dolby Cinema UK rollout By Max Langridge

Dolby and Odeon Cinemas have teamed up to launch the first Dolby Cinemas in the UK. There are already in excess of 100 Dolby Cinema locations around the world, but the UK was notably absent from the list, until now.  What is Dolby Cinema? Why the UK... Read more

What is Dolby Atmos?
What is Dolby Atmos? By Rik Henderson

Home cinema isn't just about the picture, sound is just as important. For years we've had 5.1 and 7.1 surround sound systems, but now that's all changed thanks to the mainstream arrival of Dolby Atmos.Dolby Atmos has made a big impact since its arrival... Read more

Dolby Vision just got a lot more affordable thanks to Vestel partnership
Dolby Vision just got a lot more affordable thanks to Vestel partnership By Max Langridge

Dolby and Vestel have announced a partnership that will see the former's Dolby Vision HDR TV technology arrive on all of Vestel's Ultra HD TVs, including OLED. What is Dolby Vision? Dolby's very own HDR TV tech explained If you're not familiar with Vestel,... Read more

What is Dolby Vision? Dolby's very own HDR TV tech explained
What is Dolby Vision? Dolby's very own HDR TV tech explained By Max Langridge

The television world is never short of technical terms and abbreviations, and keeping up with them all and understanding what they all do can be a nightmare. The biggest TV trend to come out of the past few years is High Dynamic Range, or HDR. We've already... Read more

What is Dolby Cinema? Why the UK needs 'the OLED of theatre'
What is Dolby Cinema? Why the UK needs 'the OLED of theatre' By Mike Lowe

You know the phrase "seeing is believing"? On a recent trip to Dolby Laboratories we got to sample first hand exactly what that means in terms of theatrical installs, having sampled the reference Dolby Cinema on site at the company's headquarters.To some... Read more

Dolby Vision is now available as a software update to upgrade compatible kit
Dolby Vision is now available as a software update to upgrade compatible kit By Max Langridge

Dolby Vision is Dolby's very own end to end HDR solution for movies and TV. We've been able to see it in action on numerous occasions and have always been blown away by the image quality it serves up. What is Dolby Vision?: Dolby's very own HDR TV tech... Read more

Football in 4K and Dolby Atmos, is there anything better? Our verdict
Football in 4K and Dolby Atmos, is there anything better? Our verdict By Max Langridge

We've written a lot about Dolby Atmos of late, especially about the audio tech's ability to enhance movie viewing. But it doesn't stop there.BT Sport has taken the bold step to accompany some of its Ultra HD presentations of live footy matches with Dolby... Read more

Liverpool v Chelsea to be broadcast in 4K and Dolby Atmos
Liverpool v Chelsea to be broadcast in 4K and Dolby Atmos By Rik Henderson

Tonight, BT Sport will broadcast the first football match with Dolby Atmos audio. And as it's also being presented in 4K Ultra HD, it could very well be the best television presentation of footy we've ever seen.The top of the tablet clash between Liverpool... Read more

These are the first 4K UHD Blu-rays with HDR and Dolby Atmos you can buy
These are the first 4K UHD Blu-rays with HDR and Dolby Atmos you can buy By Luke Edwards

The year of 4K UHD Blu-ray is here in 2016 and it's bringing High Dynamic Range and Dolby Atmos too.Finally those 4K TVs that were bought in the Christmas sales can really get some use with enhanced picture vibrancy, colours and contras from this new... Read more

Special edition Game of Thrones Blu-ray box-sets get Dolby Atmos soundtracks
Special edition Game of Thrones Blu-ray box-sets get Dolby Atmos soundtracks By Rik Henderson

Home cinema buffs who have already invested in AV receivers with Dolby Atmos support have struggled to find natively recorded content in the format's relatively short life so far, but it looks like a corner has been turned.HBO has decided to remaster... Read more

Dolby creates super screen tech with 4000 nits brightness
Dolby creates super screen tech with 4000 nits brightness By Luke Edwards

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... Read more

Dolby Atmos: Realising fully immersive surround sound
Dolby Atmos: Realising fully immersive surround sound By Mike Lowe

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... Read more