DelGrosso said DTS design also will soon appear in a receiver that will retail at about $1,500.
And in December, MCA/Universal Home Video will start releasing laserdisc movie titles that already have been on the market but will now be encoded with the DTS soundtracks.
Understanding Audio for Blu-ray, an Expert Series session, will be presented by DTS - Wednesday, April 22, 11:00am - 12:00 noon, at the NetBlender NAB suite.
DTS decoders are in virtually every major brand of 5.
As of mid-January, Neighbors reported an installed DTS base of 5,849 theaters worldwide, including about 3,400 in North America.
For exhibitors, DTS is the cheapest of the three major contenders.
Additionally, during the show DTS
will hold a daily special drawing for a Blu-ray Disc or HD DVD player for attendees who visit the booth and register.
encourages all conference attendees to visit the DTS
booth for details on specific presentation and demonstration schedules.
The advent of HDTV has raised the bar throughout broadcast operations -- not just in terms of image quality, but also high resolution multi-channel audio," commented Ted Laverty, DTS
Director of Global Broadcast Licensing.
In an effort to improve efficiency, Dickinson Theatres is using the full range of solutions offered by the DTS
Digital Booking System, including film booking, showtime scheduling and distribution, financial reporting, general ledger accounting management and film payments.
Designed to provide flexibility for content providers and immediate audio improvement with existing home theater equipment, the solution entails a series of new logos that communicate the varying quality levels to consumers: DTS
-HD Master Audio, for sound bit-for-bit identical to the master soundtrack, DTS
-HD High Resolution Audio, for audio that is nearly identical to the master soundtrack, and DTS
Encore, which delivers 5.
/ Coding Technologies transcoding scheme is the product of a major strategic development initiative between the two companies, and integrates the unparalleled efficiencies of Coding Technologies' MPEG-4 HE-AAC (aka aacPlus) development -- an integral part of the MPEG open standard -- with the high quality, transparent decoding of DTS
' Coherent Acoustics algorithm, running at 1.