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NexStreaming to Enhance Entertainment Experience for Apple iOS and Google Android Devices With the High-Quality Sound of Dolby Digital Plus

Apr 19, 2012

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.

About NexStreaming

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

Dolby Laboratories
Sean Durkin, 1-415-645-5176
sean.durkin@dolby.com
or
NexStreaming
Carlos Lucas, +34915648750
product@nexstreaming.com

Source: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

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