We are a globally recognized innovator of sound, image, and voice technologies for cinemas, home theaters, PCs, mobile devices, and games.
The Magic Inside Dolby
The Dolby Institute
The Dolby Theatre
Working at Dolby
Learn how we support up-and-coming filmmakers during the creative process.
Get an inside look at how our team of scientists and engineers creates the magic behind your entertainment experiences.
Dolby in the Cinema
Be captivated by your favorite movies in Dolby sound.
Dolby Surround 7.1
Dolby Atmos Cinema Sound
Dolby Atmos propels you into the story with powerful, all-around sound.
Find a Movie Theatre
See your favorite movies in Dolby Atmos, Dolby Surround 7.1, or Dolby 3D.
Dolby at Home
Transform your living room into a sophisticated home theater with amazing sound and true-to-life video quality.
The Evolution of Surround Sound
Dolby led the evolution of stereo sound into surround and beyond.
Dolby Vision captures the story with incredibly bright colors, ultra-dark blacks, and vivid hues.
Dolby on the Go
Stellar sound quality. All of your favorite content. Wherever life takes you.
Amazon and Dolby Are Changing Mobile
Learn how Dolby and Amazon are changing the way you enjoy mobile entertainment.
Rediscover the Magic of Life of Pi
Hear the difference Dolby audio makes when you watch Life of Pi on your mobile device.
Dolby at Work
Improve productivity by transforming the conference call into an in-person meeting experience with Dolby Voice and the Dolby Voice Conference Phone.
Dolby Voice Conference Phone
Feel like you're right there in the room with the stunning clarity of Dolby Voice.
We've reinvented the conference phone to deliver lifelike clarity and conversational ease.
Partners and Professionals
Find Dolby solutions, services, and support that can help you create more engaging products, content, and entertainment experiences.
PC and Mobile
Apply for a license to include Dolby technologies in your products.
Log in to the Dolby Customer portal to find partner tools, documents, and policies.
Find warranty and policy information for Dolby hardware and software.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has honored Dolby Laboratories with Academy Awards for these achievements.
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
David W. Gray
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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Ray Dolby, Founder of Dolby Laboratories
Ray Dolby changed the way people experience entertainment.
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