Recording and broadcasting 3D sound: #DBS2016

Thursday 03 March, 2016

In a Digital Broadcasting Symposium workshop session yesterday, Toni Fiedler, a Ton Meister Expert from Fraunhofer Institute described new trends in recording and broadcasting immersive 3D sound.

Fiedler gave examples of surround sound that can be all around and above you, using speaker configurations such as 7.1 around you 4 speakers above you. This configuration is known as 7.1+4.

'Improved quality' from DRM audio codec upgrade

Monday 10 March, 2014


The latest upgrade to DRM’s audio codec was demonstrated in a presentation at last week’s Digital Broadcasting Symposium in Kuala Lumpur.

Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) is the first global broadcast standard to adopt the Extended HE-AAC (xHE-AAC), which promises improved quality for DRM broadcasts in SW, AM and FM.

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