Dirac Achieves Major Breakthrough in 3D Audio with First AR/VR Platform Utilizing Dynamic HRTF Technology

UPPSALA, SWEDEN 2016 – Dirac Research, the global leader in platform optimized sound enhancement technology, today removed a major barrier to a truly immersive AR/VR experience with the introduction of its "Dynamic 3D Audio" AR/VR platform featuring patent-pending dynamic HRTFs (head-related transfer functions) that consider the isolated movements of the head in relation to the human torso. The current industry-standard HRTFs incorrectly assume that the body and head must always move in tandem.

OPPO Digital Selects Brand New Dirac Room Calibration for Sonica Wi-Fi Speakers

Uppsala, Sweden – Swedish audio technology company Dirac Research announced today that OPPO Digital’s new range of Sonica Wi-Fi Speakers will feature Dirac Room Calibration, a brand new and easy-to-use room correction software tailored for Android and iOS devices. The OPPO Sonica speakers deliver superb sound quality in a compact package and come equipped with Wi-Fi, AirPlay and Bluetooth capabilities. OPPO Sonica speakers with Dirac technology will be available in Q3 2016 with prices starting at $299.

Dirac announces strategic audio technology distribution agreement with Pioneer

Uppsala, Sweden – Swedish audio technology provider Dirac Research today announced an agreement with Pioneer Corporation to distribute their suite of digital technologies to the OEM audio market in Japan. The product categories cover computer speakers, sound bars, Bluetooth speakers, TV loudspeakers, portable audio devices, educational support products as well as amusement equipment featuring arcade games and others. Pioneer will also be leveraging Dirac solutions within a variety of consumer products and commercial audio applications.

HARMAN ENTERS STRATEGIC AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP WITH DIRAC

STAMFORD, CT and UPPSALA, SWEDEN – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, and Dirac Research AB, an audio technology company specializing in high-performance digital sound optimization, today announced a strategic partnership to extend Dirac’s digital audio solutions and superior tuning technology to HARMAN’s best-in-class automotive audio and infotainment system applications