Dolby Advanced Audio v2

Dolby® Advanced Audio™ v2 delivers an enhanced surround sound experience to PCs. Easy to implement and integrate, this sophisticated set of audio technologies gives consumers dramatically improved sound quality from their laptops. Whether watching movies, listening to music, or playing games, they enjoy a dynamic, custom-tuned audio experience only Dolby can offer.

This custom tuning, performed by Dolby experts on each PC model, maximizes the volume output of a laptop’s built-in speakers while eliminating distortion and clipping. Dolby Advanced Audio v2 also makes overall audio levels more consistent. Consumers can now set the volume once, and that’s where it stays. And all the while they’re assured of an incredible surround sound experience.

Dolby Advanced Audio v2 Technologies

Volume Leveler: maintains the volume across all content and applications according to where the user set the volume level

Graphic Equalizer: lets consumers tailor audio to their exact specifications using high-quality general filtering

Surround Virtualizer for built-in speakers: creates a virtualized surround sound experience of stereo or multichannel content over stereo speakers

Surround Decoder: creates a surround sound experience by converting two-channel stereo audio into 5.1 channels for playback using the Surround Virtualizer for built-in speakers

Volume Maximizer: boosts the audio signal so users can turn up the volume without causing noise or clipping

Audio Optimizer: improves the frequency response of the PC’s built-in speakers so content sounds truer to the way its creator meant it to be heard

Audio Regulator: eliminates or reduces noise caused by the combination of overdriven speakers and amplifiers

Dolby Advanced Audio v2 Integration

Easy to implement and integrate, the Dolby Advanced Audio v2 audio tools give consumers the quality and control they’ve always wanted from their PCs.

Dolby brand links PCs to high-fidelity audio and provides competitive differentiation

Simple implementation ensures smooth integration into PC platforms

Customized audio solution ensures an enhanced PC audio experience for the consumer

Advanced user interface gives consumers greater control over their PC audio

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