Denon® Partners with Waves to include MaxxAudio® in their Next-Generation Speakers and Audio Systems
Denon® unveils networked and portable audio devices featuring MAXX technology by Waves for superb sound
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, October 22, 2014 —Waves Audio, recipient of a 2011 Technical GRAMMY® award, and the top Audio DSP Technologies developer for the professional recording, broadcast and electronics industries, and Denon Electronics, a leading manufacturer of premium home and personal audio products have announced a strategic partnership which pairs Waves MaxxAudio® technologies with Denon’s latest cutting-edge portable and networked speaker system designs. Offering the latest in DSP technology and features, MaxxAudio assures the greatest possible listening experience from today’s compact audio systems. By combining these technologies with Denon’s 100 year legacy of quality audio products, the result is a new generation that raises the bar for consumer audio systems in style and sound experience.
Denon has recently launched several new entries into the consumer and portable audio marketplace, including the new HEOS™ by Denon wireless multi-room sound system and the Envaya™ Portable Bluetooth® speaker system. Working closely to take full advantage of today’s powerful electronics capabilities, Waves and Denon continue to collaborate on wireless compact and portable audio systems which define a new sound perspective.
MaxxAudio® is a suite of state-of-the-art technologies using the same Waves processors heard on hit records, major motion pictures and top-selling video games. Including intelligent volume controls and multiband equalization to psychoacoustic bass enhancement and spatial expansion, electronics powered by MaxxAudio® deliver bigger, better immersive soundscapes on any consumer device
“We are pleased to partner with Waves to bring a sophisticated sound enhancement suite to our HEOS and Envaya speakers. Through our customized approach, Waves helps provide top-of-the-line sound quality for an optimized listening experience that resonates with Denon’s discerning customers,” said Don Freeman, vice president of marketing for Denon.
“Waves is proud to be a part of these latest consumer products from Denon. Development of such projects pushes the capabilities of entertainment devices throughout the industry,” states Tomer Elbaz, Executive Vice president and general manager, Waves Consumer Division. Adding, “The cooperation between both our companies is a testament to our shared commitment to innovation, excellence and above all quality sound. We will continue to work closely with Denon to integrate the finest audio technologies into their latest, and future, designs.”
Denon is a world leader in the manufacture of the highest-quality home theater, audio and software products. Denon is recognized internationally for innovative and groundbreaking products and has a long history of technical innovations, including the development and groundbreaking commercialization of pulse-code modulation (PCM) digital audio. Denon Electronics is owned by D+M Group. For more information visit www.usa.denon.com.
About MAXX® Technologies by Waves
Maxx by Waves is revolutionizing sound performance on PCs, TVs, speakers, tablets and mobile devices the world over. By implementing professional-grade audio digital signal processing (DSP) technologies on a broad range of devices, Waves is putting professional, studio-quality processors directly into the hands of users, and setting new sonic standards. The world’s leading developer of audio DSP Technologies for the music, movies, games, broadcast, and electronics industries and a recipient of a Technical GRAMMY Award®, Waves is the one-stop-solution for top OEMs, including Dell, Asus, LG, Oppo, Denon and more, offering an extensive portfolio of innovative sound-design technologies to address all the audio challenges of the consumer market.
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