HTF News Editor
- Nov 1, 2017
- United Kingdom
- Real Name
- Martin Dew
Sony expands 360 Reality Audio platform
Sony has announced the expansion of its 360 Reality Audio products and services, including adding new video streaming capabilities and content creation tools. The company will continue to enhance the 360 Reality Audio ecosystem, has already streamed live performance content earlier this year, and will make available Reality Audio compatible Wi-Fi-enabled speakers (SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000) from the spring. Introduced in 2019, Sony’s 360 Reality Audio allows artists and creators to produce music by mapping sound sources (e.g. vocals, chorus and instruments) with positional information and placing them within a spherical space. According to Sony, the experience should evoke feelings of being in a music studio or live concert venue.
“360 Reality Audio is a powerful platform that brings listeners an experience that honors the creator’s true intent, and brings artists and fans even closer together,” said Mike Fasulo, president and chief...