Dolby Atmos now joins Dolby Vision on Prime Video
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) and Amazon (NYSE:AMZN) announced today that Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryanwill be available on Prime Video in both Dolby Atmos® and Dolby Vision™ HDR starting August 31. This Prime Original series brings the complete Dolby audio and visual experience to Prime members.
Consumers will be able to enjoy Dolby Atmos with Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan on Fire TV and Fire TV Cube in addition to a variety of other compatible devices including TVs, sound bars, and home theater systems. The combined Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision experience will initially be available on certain Dolby Vision TVs and Dolby Atmos enabled audio devices.
“Dolby enables spectacular audio and visual experiences that take your favorite entertainment to the next level,” said John Couling, Senior Vice President, Commercial Partnerships, Dolby Laboratories. “Through our growing work with Amazon, we can now bring more lifelike experiences to Prime members.”
“Amazon is committed to delivering immersive and compelling content to our Prime Video members around the world,” said Greg Hart, Vice President of Prime Video. “Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision will enhance the action-packed scenes in Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryanand make viewers feel like they are at the center of the story.”
Dolby Atmos puts you inside the action with bigger, more encompassing sound that fills the room – even overhead – to immerse you in the entertainment. The sounds of people, places, things, and music come alive with breathtaking realism and move throughout the space.
Dolby Vision transforms your viewing experience with ultra-vivid picture quality. When compared to a standard picture, Dolby Vision can deliver colors never seen before on a screen, incredible contrast, highlights that are up to 40 times brighter, and blacks that are 10 times darker. Together, lifelike images and sound leap from the screen to make entertainment experiences truly spectacular.
About Dolby Laboratories
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE: DLB) is based in San Francisco with offices in over 20 countries around the globe. Dolby transforms the science of sight and sound into spectacular experiences. Through innovative research and engineering, we create breakthrough experiences for billions of people worldwide through a collaborative ecosystem spanning artists, businesses, and consumers. The experiences people have – in Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Cinema, Dolby Voice, and Dolby Audio – revolutionize entertainment and communications at the cinema, on the go, in the home, and at work.
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