Sony Demos Newest High-Res Audio Offerings
Sony hosted a High-Resolution Audio event at its San Diego offices on April 17 to demo its new A/V receivers and speakers, and to communicate Sony's belief that high-resolution audio is a game-changer for the music industry.
"MP3 has been significantly degrading the quality of music," said Jeff Hiatt, director of home audio at Sony Electronics.
He then explained that 90 percent of consumers cited sound quality as the most important feature when it comes to audio expectations. Furthermore, Hiatt cited that 60 percent of consumers are willing to pay more for better sound.