DTS:X in Our Showrooms

The Californians from DTS have announced after a damn long time, their 3D sound format DTS:X. Meanwhile, the first DTS: X firmware updates for the Denon AVR-X7200W/A and the Marantz AV8802 (A) have been released and thus the Dolby Atmos a competitor, is also of course in our available to hear in our demo rooms.

Our first test sessions with DTS:X have been very gratifying. Both specially DTS:X remixed demo sequences and conventional surround mixes in the expanded space have been very convincing. Automatically X technology out signal components from the surround mix and distributes them useful to the additional height channels – with impressive results: In the latter case, the receiver triggers thanks Neural Although natively present no altitude information, the height or ceiling speakers are effectively integrated. The sound remains clear and punchy, insofar Format benefit films known DTS-HD master quite a DTS: X Setup. The Denon AVR-X7200W / A and the Marantz AV8802 (A) the update works equally smoothly. Assuming a network connection, the update can be performed directly on the receiver.

Additional equipment to be supplied soon make a corresponding update. Currently are announced in purchasing the following models and dates:

Brand Model Probable Release Date
AVR-X4200W 18. Febuary
AVR-X6200W 18. Febuary
AVR-X7200W/A 28. January
AV7702mkII 3. March
AV8802A 4. Febuary
SR6010 3. March
SR7010 3. March
CX-A5100 Begin March
RX-A1050 Begin March
RX-A2050 Begin March
RX-A3050 Begin March
YSP-5600 End April

A basic overview of the 3D sound formats Dolby Atmos, DTS: X and Auro 3D we published some time ago. For questions we are of course available at any time.

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