April 19, 2012
NexStreaming to Enhance Entertainment Experience for Apple iOS and Google Android Devices With the High-Quality Sound of Dolby Digital Plus
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
NexStreaming (KOSDAQ:139670), a leading provider of mobile multimedia
software, and Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) announced the
integration of Dolby® Digital Plus into NexPlayer™ media.
Available now, NexPlayer enables studios, service providers, and network
operators to deliver entertainment content with high-quality,
multichannel audio to smartphones and tablets.
Dr. Il-Taek Lim, CEO of NexStreaming, said: "We are proud to extend the
number of versions of our media player with a leader in digital sound
like Dolby. This will certainly help to better satisfy our customers
looking for premium quality."
NexStreaming advanced player technology with Dolby Digital Plus supports
the most important media-delivery formats, including Apple®
HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) and Microsoft® Smooth Streaming, as
well as leading digital rights management (DRM) solutions. NexPlayer is
easily integrated into devices, and it provides immersive video and
sound experiences for smartphones and tablets.
This collaboration between Dolby and NexStreaming addresses the
challenge of providing high-quality digital content across multiple
platforms. Dolby Digital Plus combines the delivery of high-quality
sound with a bandwidth-efficient audio solution that is designed to
preserve and maintain the integrity of an artist's content.
"Dolby Digital Plus in NexStreaming's NexPlayer allows for more
high-quality entertainment across screens," said John Couling, Vice
President, E-Media, Dolby Laboratories. "We are committed to bringing a
cinema-quality experience to the home on a wide range of services,
devices, and applications."
Dolby Digital Plus is a key part of high-definition entertainment and is
the preeminent way to deliver and enjoy high-quality sound across a
range of devices. Dolby Digital Plus is an ideal audio solution for
artists, operators, carriers, and device makers worldwide and is
incorporated in more than 640 million products, including HDTVs,
smartphones, tablets, PCs, game consoles, and Blu-ray™ players.
NexStreaming (KOSDAQ: 139670) is a global mobile software company with
headquarters in Seoul, Korea, and branches in the United States, Europe,
Taiwan, and China. The most popular NexStreaming product is NexPlayer, a
powerful media player supporting all streaming and VOD formats and
integrated in more than 100 million handset units. NexStreaming is a
publicly traded company listed on the Korean stock market, KOSDAQ. For
more information about NexStreaming or its products, please visit www.nexstreaming.com.
About Dolby Laboratories
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE: DLB) is the global leader in technologies that
are essential elements in the best entertainment experiences. Founded in
1965 and best known for high-quality audio and surround sound, Dolby
creates innovations that enrich entertainment at the movies, at home, or
on the go. For more information about Dolby Laboratories or Dolby
technologies, please visit www.dolby.com.
Dolby and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby
Laboratories. All other trademarks remain the property of their
respective owners. S12/25584 DLB-G
Sean Durkin, 1-415-645-5176
Source: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.
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