We are a globally recognized innovator of sound, image, and voice technologies for cinemas, home theaters, PCs, mobile devices, and games.
Careers at Dolby
The Dolby Theatre
The Magic Inside Dolby
The Dolby Institute
Dolby in the Cinema
Dolby works with your favorite filmmakers and movie theaters to create a multidimensional cinema experience.
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Dolby Surround 7.1
Solutions for Distributors and Exhibitors
Dolby at Home
Transform your living room into a sophisticated home theater with amazing sound and true-to-life video quality.
Dolby Digital Plus
Home Theater Setup Guide
Speaker Setup Guide
Home Theater Products
Solutions for Broadcast Professionals
Dolby on the Go
Mobile devices with Dolby technologies dramatically improve your audio quality.
Drivers and Codecs
Solutions for Mobile and PC Professionals
Dolby at Work
Improve productivity by transforming the conference call into an in-person meeting experience with Dolby Voice and the Dolby Conference Phone.
Dolby Conference Phone
Partners and Professionals
Find Dolby solutions, services, and support that can help you create more engaging products, content, and entertainment experiences.
PC and Mobile
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has honored Dolby Laboratories with Academy Awards for these achievements.
Gordon E. Sawyer Award (Oscar®)
David W. Gray
An individual in the motion picture industry whose technological contributions have brought credit to the industry
Award of Commendation
Ioan Allen (Dolby), J. Wayne Anderson, Mary Ann Anderson, Ted Costas (Dolby), Paul R. Goldberg, Shawn Jones, Tom Kuhn, Dr. Alan Masson, Colin Mossman, Martin Richards (Dolby), Frank Ricotta, and Richard C. Sehlin
Contributions to the environmentally responsible industry conversion from silver-based to cyan dye analog soundtracks
John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation
Outstanding service and dedication in upholding the high standards of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Ioan Allen, Robin Bransbury, and Mark Harrah (Disney Co.)
The concept, design, and implementation of the Trailer Audio Standards Association (TASA) Loudness Standard
Scientific and Engineering Award
Kirk Handley, Ray Meluch, Scott Robinson, Wilson H. Allen, and John Neary
Design, development, and implementation of the Dolby CP500 Digital Cinema Processor
Design and development of the SR-D Digital Sound System for motion picture exhibition
Claus Wiedemann, Robert Orban, and Dolby Laboratories
Design and development of the Dolby Laboratories "Container"
Academy Award® of Merit (Oscar)
Ray Dolby and Ioan Allen
Their continuous contributions to motion picture sound through the research and development programs of Dolby Laboratories
Technical Achievement Award
The Cat. 43 playback-only unit and its practical application to motion picture sound recordings
David P. Robinson, Stephen M. Katz, Ray M. Dolby, Ioan R. Allen, and Philip S. J. Boole
Development and implementation of an improved sound recording and reproducing system for motion picture production and exhibition
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