Electronics Production | January 04, 2007
ST and QSound Labs teams up
STMicroelectronics and QSound Labs, Inc has announced that ST is to incorporate QSound's QHD and QSurround 5.1 technology in its new 'Sound Terminal™' STA3xxQS product line, for use in flat-panel TVs, active speakers and 'Home Theatre in a Box' systems.
The new STA3xxQS product range from ST offers unparalleled single-chip audio system solutions, comprising digital audio processing, digital amplifier control, power output stage and QSound audio enhancements. The new products will enable high-efficiency digital audio systems and allow leading consumer and audio product manufacturers to distinguish their products with QSound's unique sound-field enhancements - expanded stereo image and multi-speaker surround capability – to deliver a fuller, more natural and immersive audio experience. The new product line is currently available worldwide in production quantities, while additional products are also being developed.