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Dolby in the Cinema
Be captivated by your favorite movies in Dolby sound.
Explore Dolby Atmos
Find a Theatre
Peter Jackson on the Importance of Sound
Dolby at Home
Transform your living room into a sophisticated home theater with amazing sound and true-to-life video quality.
Speaker Setup Guide
Creating a Home Theater
Dolby on the Go
Stellar sound quality. All of your favorite content. Wherever life takes you.
Experience Dolby Atmos
Transformers in Dolby Atmos
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
Thank you for your interest in Dolby Laboratories. To apply for a license to include Dolby technologies in your products, please follow these instructions.
If you are an existing Dolby Licensee, please contact your sales manager.
If you are not yet a Dolby Licensee, please follow the steps listed below.
Determine whether your product or content is aimed at the consumer or professional market:
Complete one of the following application forms to indicate your interest in the consumer or professional license. We will then contact you and send you the appropriate questionnaire to license Dolby® technology.
Complete the questionnaire and send it, along with any requested financial information, to Dolby for review and approval.
Dolby will send you a contract to complete—review, sign, and return the contract with the initial license fee. We will then send you the requested technology; marketing, testing, and implementation tools; and other important information about working with Dolby.
Submit your product or implementation containing Dolby technology for testing to ensure that it meets our quality standards. Upon approval, your company becomes an official Dolby Licensee. You will be added to the Dolby Licensee list so you can work with other Dolby Licensees to buy or sell implementations.
If you would like to use Dolby trademarks to indicate that your recorded audio content has been encoded with Dolby technologies, or to use Dolby trailers at the beginning of broadcasts, games, or video programs, you must complete a Dolby Logo Use Agreement Application (trademark agreement).
If you are creating a motion picture and want to release it in Dolby Digital audio, you will need to complete a Motion Picture Service Agreement (MPSA).
Use this list to verify that consumer electronics products you purchase bearing the Dolby logo and trademark are genuinely licensed by Dolby Laboratories.
Licensed Dolby Manufacturers
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