Auro 3D

Auro-3D® is a groundbreaking audio technology and format, based on uncompressed audio quality and total compatibility with existing norms and formats.  Auro-3D provides a realistic sound experience unlike anything you've heard before. It will fully immersive you in a cocoon of life-like audio, giving you the feeling of actually "being there". 

The concept and listening formats of Auro-3D revolve around adding a 'Height' layer, on top of traditional 2D surround systems, thus creating a unique sensation of spatial sound, with speaker configurations going from Auro 9.1 to Auro 13.1. The result is the most immersive and natural sounding reproduction of recorded audio available today, providing you with a higher emotional experience than ever before.

Home theater speaker set-up guidelines for Auro-3D can be found in our Support section.


Key Benefits:

Closest to natural sound:

With Auro-3D® sound, consumers have the impression that ambient sounds are truly coming from all around and above, providing them with the most true-to-life reproduction of sound. 

Best quality:

Auro-3D is the only immersive format that is able to support mastering process in music content creation. *Mastering is the final step in the workflow where all sounds are blended together giving it that final gloss.
Also, Auro-3D is the only Immersive Sound format on the market that supports High Resolution Audio (96KHz-24 Bit in all channels), which is quickly becoming the new standard in music production. 

Full compatibility: 

Auro-3D recommends 9.1 or 11.1 speaker layouts for optimal playback performance and enjoyment of content created in Auro, without any need to install speakers in the ceiling at home. 

Unlimited content:

Auro-3D has already manifold content and due to cooperation with major studios and post production facilities, our content grows every month. Thanks to easy creation of content as well as the Auro-Matic® upmixer, all content can easily become Auro-3D content. 

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