SRS Premium Sound for Monitors Provides an Immersive Sound Experience in Any Listening Environment
SANTA ANA, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — SRS Labs (Nasdaq: SRSL), the industry leader in surround sound, audio, and voice technologies, announced today that ViewSonic, a globally recognized leader in visual display technology, has incorporated SRS Premium Sound for Monitors(TM) within select new ViewSonic(R) VG27 series and VX series monitors to elevate the audio experience for monitors with speakers by delivering custom-tuned audio settings for music, video and gaming.
“We have long enjoyed working with ViewSonic and are excited to further extend our world-class audio solutions to ViewSonic’s world-class monitors, making an already incredible product line even more desirable,” said Allen H. Gharapetian, Vice President of Marketing for SRS Labs. “SRS Premium Sound for Monitors provides users with a powerful and uncompromised sound experience that’s remarkably natural in both dimension and clarity, and easily outperforms conventional stereo.”
Tuned specifically for integrated monitor speakers, SRS Premium Sound for Monitors provides an incredibly immersive sound experience, complete with deep, rich bass and crystal clear dialog. To reproduce the pristine audio, Premium Sound for Monitors dynamically optimizes subtle nuances and rich sounds buried in the original music and video content. It delivers high-frequency definition and an overall broadening of the sound stage in any listening environment, ensuring that users enjoy a premium entertainment experience on the built in monitor speakers, as well as laptop and desktop speakers or headphones.
“The SRS-equipped ViewSonic monitors are more than just a visually appealing triumph. They’re also capable of making it possible for users to enjoy a plethora of multimedia content, both online and on DVD,” said Jeff Volpe, vice president and general manager for ViewSonic North America. “Taking advantage of the expertise of SRS Labs, we’re confident that our users will enjoy a wonderful, immersive audio experience alongside our hallmark picture quality that people have come to expect from ViewSonic.”
During 2009, the ViewSonic VG2027wm, VG2227wm, VG2427wm and VX2268wm monitors featuring SRS Premium Sound, will be available at select retail locations throughout the U.S., China and within the Asia Pacific markets. This geographic diversity further reaffirms SRS’ position as the global de facto standard for consumer audio solutions within a wide range of consumer electronics, including PC monitors.
SRS Labs is running a Premium Sound sweepstakes to give away three all-in-one PCs featuring SRS Premium Sound. The sweepstakes will take place May 26 – June 23, 2009. To enter for your chance to win, please visit http://www.srslabs.com/premiumsound.
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.
ViewSonic(R) Corporation is a leading global provider of visual display products. ViewSonic develops, markets and supports a broad range of innovative products, including netbooks, all-in-one PCs, LCD monitors, nettops, LCD TVs, projectors, digital photo frames and digital signage displays. For further information, please contact ViewSonic Corporation at 800.888.8583 or 909.444.8888; or visit www.viewsonic.com.
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