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September 26th, 2019

Dirac and RHA announce commitment to explore the next-generation of headphone sound

Swedish sound pioneer Dirac today announced a commercial agreement with RHA, award-winning British manufacturer of earphones, to explore the integration of Dirac’s latest audio algorithms into RHA headphones. The collaboration with RHA marks an important step for Dirac as it establishes itself as a global leader in digital sound optimization solutions for the headphone market – as it has for the luxury automotive, home theater, and mobile markets. 

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September 17th, 2019

Four Dirac-equipped products recognized by EISA for their excellence in audio

Dirac today announced that four products equipped with Dirac solutions have been recognized for their excellence in audio by EISA – the Expert Imaging and Sound Association. The annual EISA Awards are widely viewed as the audio industry’s most prestigious, and are judged by technical experts from over 60 leading magazines and websites in 29 countries around the world.

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August 21st, 2019

Dirac Live Bass Management Makes Residential AV Market Debut at CEDIA 2019

Dirac announces the residential AV market debut of Dirac Live Bass Management, a unique room acoustics solution that optimizes a system’s subwoofers and speakers to deliver consistent, accurate bass throughout an entire room. The introduction will be made at CEDIA 2019 at Dirac Booth #3235 in the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.

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August 1st, 2019

Uppsala-based Allmänna Sången choir heads to Asia for performances in Taiwan and Thailand

Dirac’s audio solutions are quickly gaining popularity and recognition throughout Asia thanks to our work with brands such as Oppo, Xiaomi, OnePlus, BYD, Pioneer, and many others. However, for the next two weeks, another group of Swedes will be demonstrating to the continent all that our country has to offer in terms of perfected sound.

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July 25th, 2019

Room correction improves on room EQ to deliver unrivaled audio optimization

Recent advances pioneered by leading technology companies are changing how audiophiles and general home theater enthusiasts approach audio performance in their homes. While frequency equalization provides a degree of control over sound characteristics, and room EQ solves some issues with reverberations and frequency response, a far more robust and effective solution’s penetrating the market and delivering truly optimized listening experiences for any listening environment: room correction.

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July 11th, 2019

Polestar Teams Up with Dirac to Equip Upcoming Polestar 2 with Unparalleled Listening Experience

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.

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May 28th, 2019

Dirac Research Makes Automotive Aftermarket Debut with New Dirac Live-enabled miniDSP Processor

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 8×12 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.

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April 24th, 2019

DENSO TEN Presents Dirac Research With Its Technical Achievement Award

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.

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March 28th, 2019

Fujitsu PCs ESPRIMO FH70/D1 and FH77/D1 Powered by Dirac Launched

Fujitsu ESPRIMO FH70/D1 and FH77/D1, the first PC products powered by Dirac were launched in Japan.

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March 26th, 2019

Dirac Research Makes Its PC Market Debut

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.

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