The Polestar 2, an all-electric five-door fastback that hit the car show circuit in 2019, is breaking new ground with innovative in-car technologies that improve the in-vehicle experience. In addition to the first-ever integration of Android Automotive OS as a vehicle’s native operating system, owners of the Polestar 2 will experience a new level of in-vehicle audio performance, thanks to an integrated audio system developed by Swedish audio pioneer Dirac and Harman International.
Dirac Research, the Swedish pioneer of end-to-end digital audio optimization solutions, today announced the first Dirac Live-equipped product designed specifically for the automotive aftermarket: the miniDSP C-DSP 8x12 DL in-car audio processor. Though new to the aftermarket field, Dirac has rich experience developing sophisticated digital audio solutions for the automotive market in general, for customers such as Bentley, Rolls Royce, BMW, and Volvo, that solve acoustical challenges that have long-plagued the industry.
DENSO TEN, a leading automotive audio, video, navigation and control manufacturer, recently presented Dirac with its Technical Achievement Award at an event held in Kobe, Japan. The Technical Achievement Award is the highest technology honor among the 16 awards that are annually presented to DENSO TEN’s leading suppliers and partners.
Swedish sound pioneer Dirac Research today expanded into the PC market with the announcement that its sound optimization technologies are now incorporated into the new line of Fujitsu PCs produced by Fujitsu Client Computing Limited (Kawasaki, Japan). According to Dirac General Manager of Mobile Erik Rudolphi, the expansion effectively transforms the audio experience delivered by desktop and laptop computers and points the way to the future for a product category that is increasingly being used for gaming and video streaming.
As the consumer audio experience across all devices becomes increasingly driven by software innovation, Swedish sound pioneer Dirac Research today strengthened its position as the world’s leading one-stop source for digital audio signal processing solutions with the completion of a new $13.2-million (119 MSEK) round of financing led by current investors.
Swedish digital audio pioneer Dirac Research today announced it will demonstrate at CES 2019 how the digital audio solutions it has pioneered for mobile, home theater and AR/VR applications can, and will, apply to the automotive sound system of the future at Westgate Suite #630.
Dirac today announced that gaming headset brand Tritton is equipping its all-new Kunai Pro with Dirac 3D Audio – a pioneering digital audio solution that enables an unparalleled level of 360-degree immersion and externalization over headphones. The Dirac-enabled Tritton Kunai Pro will be debuted and demonstrated at CES 2019.
Swedish sound pioneer Dirac Research, the global leader in digitally optimized sound solutions across all product categories, today announced the appointment of Armin Prommersberger to serve as the company’s Chief Technology Officer.
Dirac Research announces its all-new Dirac Live Bass Management Module that improves bass performance and provides the most sophisticated, easy-to-use multi-subwoofer optimization solution for both consumers and professional technology integrators.
The breakthrough solution leverages a proprietary approach to subwoofer system optimization to produce far smoother and tighter bass than existing solutions, which oftentimes sound muddied and smeared. Dirac will debut the new module at CES 2019 in Dirac’s Westgate Suite #630.
Dirac announces Dirac Bass™, a breakthrough solution that enables smartphones and portable speakers to reproduce bass that is deeper with higher transparency than ever before. Dirac Bass will debut at CES 2019 in Dirac’s Westgate Suite #630.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digital sound optimization technology, today announced that the all-new OnePlus 6T features Dirac Power Sound and Dirac HD Sound – two breakthrough digital audio solutions developed by the Swedish firm that enable the smartphone’s built-in speaker and corresponding headphones to produce a sophisticated, premium listening experience.
Demonstrating its rapidly expanding growth worldwide, Dirac Research today announced the appointment of Michael Yeom as Country Manager - Korea. According to Dirac Co-Founder and CEO Dr. Mathias Johansson, Yeom is responsible for business development and sales in Korea across all Dirac business units, including high performance, automotive, mobile, and XR.
Underscoring the on-going dramatic growth of its High Performance Audio business unit under the leadership of Niklas Thorin, Dirac Research, the global leader in digitally-optimized sound solutions, today announced the appointment of Lars Carlsson as General Manager of Automotive Audio, a new business unit that was previously contained within High Performance Audio. Lars joins Dirac with more than 25-years of experience in product engineering for the transportation industry.
Continuing the expansion of its XR Business Unit, Dirac Research, the global leader in digitally-optimized sound solutions, today announced the appointment of Peter Cedmer as Head of Product Management, XR Audio. Peter will be responsible for managing the company’s current XR product portfolio and developing future product roadmaps.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digitally optimized sound solutions, today announced the immediate availability of the beta version of its new Dirac Live room correction solution for owners of Arcam, Lexicon, Audio Control and NAD units, with broader availability to follow shortly.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digital sound optimization technology, today announced that its Dirac Power Sound solution is embedded in the all-new, aesthetically designed Meizu Gravity portable speaker that began shipping this week.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digitally-optimized sound solutions, today announced that its pioneering Dirac Live® room correction platform will make its streaming market debut in miniDSP’s all-new Streaming HD (SHD) series stereo processor.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digitally optimized sound solutions, today announced that China’s BYD Company Ltd., one of the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturers, has implemented the Dirac Live room correction solution into the new generation Tang.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digital sound optimization technology, today announced that it has, once again, successfully collaborated with prominent Chinese smartphone maker OPPO with the launch of the all-new Find X. The integration of three Dirac solutions – Dirac HD Sound®, Dirac Power Sound® and Dirac Sensaround® – into the new OPPO Find X marks the latest step in a partnership between the two industry leaders that have remained committed to exploring the frontier of mobile sound for over 5 years.
Dirac Research, the global leader in digital sound optimization technology, today announced that Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus has selected Dirac Research as their digital audio solutions provider for their newly unveiled OnePlus 6 smartphone. The OnePlus 6 comes fully-equipped with both Dirac Power Sound and Dirac HD Sound, two pioneering audio solutions that, together, transform the mobile listening experience delivered through both the smartphone’s built-in speaker and its corresponding earphones.