Swedish audio technology provider Dirac Research has come to an agreement with Pioneer Corporation to distribute their suite of digital technologies to the OEM market in Japan. The product categories covered under the agreement include computer speakers, sound bars, Bluetooth speakers, TV loudspeakers, portable audio devices, educational support products, and amusement equipment like arcade games, and more.
Pioneer will also leverage Dirac solutions within a variety of consumer products and commercial audio applications, Dirac explained in a statement.
“About three years ago, Dirac introduced us to their suite of digital sound quality optimization technologies,” Mr. Osamu Takech, Senior General Manager of Pioneer Industrial Solutions Division, said in the statement. “Completely different from conventional virtual surround and/or equalization, the Dirac solutions are both theoretically and practically proven to fundamentally improve an audio systems’ performance. We were quite impressed with Dirac; hence, we decided to integrate their technologies into our newest speaker systems. We are now in a position to market these groundbreaking technologies in Japan.”