ASUS Incorporates SRS Premium Sound Audio Solution In Latest U Series, EeeTop and Versatile Performance PCs
SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — SRS Labs (Nasdaq: SRSL), the industry leader in surround sound, audio, and voice technologies, announced today that ASUSÃ‚® has expanded its use of SRS Premium Sound(TM) within various new models throughout the ASUS UL, EeeTop and Versatile Performance PC series, to deliver a remarkable audio experience for music, video and gaming across any speaker configuration.
“We are very excited that ASUS has selected to deploy our all-inclusive SRS Premium Sound suite on their latest computers,” said Allen H. Gharapetian, Vice President of Marketing for SRS Labs. “We’re very proud of the success we’ve seen with SRS Premium Sound and having it included in several new PCs from ASUS demonstrates that our powerful audio solution is quickly becoming the de facto standard in PC audio enhancement.”
SRS Premium Sound provides ASUS PCs with a natural and immersive surround sound experience, complete with deep, rich bass and crystal clear dialog, while broadening the overall sound stage across any speaker configuration – internal laptop speakers, desktop speakers or headphones. To reproduce audio the way it is meant to be heard, Premium Sound dynamically optimizes subtle nuances and rich sounds buried in the original music and video content.
“Sound quality is considered to be an integral part of the PC’s overall design,” said Eric Chen, Vice President of System Business Group for ASUS. “When choosing a solution that would provide the best audio experience, SRS Premium Sound was the logical choice, and consumers can be confident that they are receiving the best possible audio performance from their ASUS laptop, netbook or all-in-one.”
SRS Premium Sound is now available within the ASUS UX30, UL20, UL30, UL50 and UL80 models, which feature Intel’s new range of Consumer Ultra-Low Voltage (CULV) processor; the ASUS EeeTop PC ET2002T, and the ASUS Versatile Performance F83, K40, K50, N61 and N71 models.
With the expansion of SRS sound within various new ASUS PC models availability at retail worldwide, SRS has reaffirmed its position as the standard for consumer audio solutions within a wide range of consumer electronics, including PCs.
About SRS Labs, Inc.
Founded in 1993, SRS Labs is the industry leader in audio signal processing for consumer electronics. Beginning with the audio technologies originally developed at Hughes Aircraft, SRS Labs holds over 150 worldwide patents and is recognized by the industry as the foremost authority in research and application of human auditory principles. Through partnerships with leading global CE companies, semiconductor manufacturers and software partners, SRS audio, surround sound and voice processing technologies have been included in over one billion electronic products sold worldwide including HDTVs, mobile phones, portable media devices, PCs and automotive entertainment. In fact, SRS Labs is the de-facto standard of HDTV audio processing with nine of the top ten name brand flat panel TVs featuring SRS technology. Additionally, SRS Labs surround sound solutions provide the professional broadcast and recording industries with high-performance production, back-haul, storage, and transmission capability. SRS Labs supports manufacturers worldwide with offices in the U.S., China, Europe, Japan, Korea and Taiwan. For more information, visit www.srslabs.com.
ASUS is a leading company in the new digital era, with an extensive product portfolio that includes notebooks, netbooks, motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, desktop PCs, servers, wireless solutions, mobile phones and networking devices. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home, office and person. ASUS won 3,056 awards in 2008, and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with the Eee PC(TM). With a global staff of more than ten thousand and a world-class R&D design team, the company’s revenue for 2008 was 8.1 billion U.S. dollars. ASUS ranks among BusinessWeek’s InfoTech 100, and has been on the listing for 12 consecutive years.
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