Orban Licenses MPEG Surround from Fraunhofer

January 9, 2012

Las Vegas - Apr 11, 2011 - Fraunhofer IIS has partnered with Orban to include MPEG Surround and HE-AAC multi-channel audio formats in Orban's Opticodec-PC streaming encoders.

MPEG Surround delivers surround audio at stereo bit rates as low as 64k/s for 5.1-channels. MPEG Surround is stereo-compatible.

MPEG Surround is an ISO standard co-developed by Fraunhofer IIS.

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