BE, Dolby Demo HD Radio Surround Sound at NAB2006

BE, Dolby Demo HD Radio Surround Sound at NAB2006
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Broadcast Electronics and Dolby Laboratories are presenting a live surround sound demonstration for HD Radio at NAB2006 in the Dolby booth. Surround sound originates from BE's AudioVault digital media system integrated with a DP563 Dolby Pro LogicR II surround encoder and passes through an HD Radio transmission chain comprising a BE XPi 10 HD Radio data exporter and FXi 60 digital FM exciter.

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