SMSC and Hansong Technology Take KleerNet Technology to Market for Wireless Home Theater Applications
Apr 16, 2012 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) --
SMSC, a semiconductor company enabling content rich connectivity systems, announced that it is working with Hansong (Nanjing) Technology to deliver SMSC's low latency, lossless KleerNet wireless audio streaming technology.
"SMSC is a recognized leader in developing high performance, low latency wireless audio technology for the home," said Helge lykke Kristensen, Vice President at Hansong (Nanjing) Technology. "We are pleased to work with them to deliver reference designs that offer this best-in-class technology for a wide range of applications including soundbars, subwoofers and wireless speakers."
"Wireless audio adoption is on a fast pace. Having the design relationships in place that make it easy for our customers to bring to market state-of-the art home wireless audio solutions is key for this adoption to flourish," said Gene Sheridan, Senior Vice President and General Manager of SMSC's Wireless Products Group. "Working with Hansong (Nanjing) Technology Ltd. opens the door to new design win possibilities as we focus on broadening our reach in China, Hong Kong and the Asia-PAC region overall."
According to a release, SMSC's focus on wireless audio solutions propels the company to a leadership position in the wireless audio market. Kleer technology enables low latency wireless distribution of digital content to headphones, speakers and other audio devices to enhance the consumer's listening experience. SMSC's KleerNet technology gives consumers the option of choosing among KleerNet-enabled audio products from various consumer brands for use in their home, office, or portable applications. Examples of wireless audio products that incorporate KleerNet technology are 5.1/7.1 surround sound home theater systems, sound bars, sub-woofers, headphones, and gaming and VOIP headsets.
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