Astro Spatial Audio to Showcase Its True to Live 3D Spatial Audio System

Astro Spatial Audio to Showcase Its True to Live 3D Spatial Audio System

Astro Spatial Audio will feature the SARA audio rendering engine— an immersive 3D audio tool for live and entertainment venues. Using state-of-the-art advancements in 3D audio and acoustic technology, the system delivers a true 3D experience, making it ideal for performing arts facilities such as theatres, opera houses, concert venues, theme parks, and worship spaces.

The compact Astro Spatial Audio System facilitates directional production of sounds and acoustic environments without the audience being restricted to preferred seats. The system encompasses SpatialSound Wave technology, developed by Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT), for the generation of the spatial audio experience. Productions can be scaled up or down to different rooms or loudspeaker configurations—free of audible artifacts such as phasing or comb filtering. This is accomplished via an intuitive user interface, an extended sweet spot, and several features for real-time movement and positioning of sound objects. The system includes a unique object based interactive acoustic room simulation tool so the effect can be adapted to specific requirements such as speech intelligibility or concert acoustics. Notable system attributes include integration with commercially available DAW’s such as Avid Pro Tools, support for Dante™ audio networking, and an HTML5-based GUI that is optimized for use with OS X, PC, or Android devices.

Exclusive Distribution and Sales for North America:
HoughtonLloyd
Web: www.houghton-lloyd.com
Tel: +1 310.651.8053

Off-site demonstrations during InfoComm at:
Desert Moon Productions Inc.
2716 S Highland Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Tel: (702) 227-4668