Summit Wireless Audio Surround Sound Developers Conference - China

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Speaker and Television Manufactures Seize Opportunity To Be First To Market With Industry's Only 7.1 Channel, High-Definition, Wireless Audio for Home Theater

Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies is hosting a developers conference and training seminar for consumer electronics and original design manufactures (ODMs) in Shenzhen, China on July 27, 2009. The training seminar will demonstrate how the company's Summit wireless (FS848) integrated circuit, enables home audio systems to deliver high-resolution, distortion-free audio with ease, using the recently opened 5GHz UNII band spectrum including performance and features that were previously unavailable in wired and wireless audio solutions.

Attendees will gain an in-depth understanding of the differentiating attributes of Summit technology and how it is creating a new product category by solving critical issues that have plagued the wireless and wired audio surround sound market for years. These features include automatic speaker detection, speaker mapping, and speaker channel assignment with SpeakerFinder™ and audio sweet spot calibration with MyZone™ that in seconds produces a time aligned sound field for the listener by adjusting phase, delay and volume to their listening position. Summit technology delivers an uncompressed, 48KHz, 24bit sample rate scalable up to 7.1 channels of audio with 2ms end-to-end latency, using 8 overlapping layers of link protection to ensure robustness of the wireless link.

The development forum is open to all speaker, television and consumer electronics audio equipment manufactures.

The conference will be held on July 27th, at the Marko Polo Hotel Shenzhen, China. Representatives from Focus Enhancements will be present along with key partners enabling the Summit development and manufacturing infrastructure, including audio video receiver module makers and equipment ODMs. Attendees will gain an understanding of the digital wireless market and its opportunities, competitive trade-offs of wireless technologies including Summit's differentiating features and its system integration.

To learn more about the developer's forum or sign up to attend, please contact Mark Zadeh, vice president of sales, semiconductor group, Focus Enhancements.

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Linda Ferguson
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Mark Zadeh
Focus Enhancements, Inc.

About Focus Enhancements, Inc.:
Focus Enhancements, Inc. headquartered in Campbell, CA, is a leading designer of world-class solutions in advanced video and audio technologies. The company's Semiconductor Division develops application specific standard products (ASSPs), which address the audio distribution and the TV-out video encoder markets. The Summit IC specifically addresses the digital wireless audio (DWA) segment which includes home theater, AVR, DTV, DVD, IPOD, set-top box, PC, and PC gaming systems for surround sound. In addition, Focus Enhancements designs and markets ICs to the portable media, navigation systems and smartphone markets for TV-out functionality. The company's System Group develops video products for the digital media markets, with customers in the broadcast, video production, digital signage and digital asset management segments. For more information on Focus Enhancements visit


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