SANTA ANA, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- SRS Labs announced today that MediaTek is now offering SRS StudioSound HD™ on its new MT5387/MT5388 ATSC TV controller platform to deliver a ground-breaking HDTV audio experience.

“We are excited to continue working alongside MediaTek to offer the best possible HDTV multimedia experience to our licensees in the television space,” said Joanna Skrdlant, Senior Director of Global Platform Partnerships for SRS Labs. “Creating the ultimate home theater audio experience is a team effort, and working alongside a great partner like MediaTek is rewarding given their focus on delivering both value and quality to their customer base. With the availability of our advanced new StudioSound HD audio suite on the MediaTek’s SoCs, it is now possible for us to deliver a great audio performance on any HDTV make and model that has partnered with MediaTek.”

The flagship SRS StudioSound HD is the most comprehensive and powerful HDTV audio suite ever developed and MediaTek’s HDTV manufacturing partners will now have the ability to deliver advanced audio management features that:

* Automatically detect and control abrupt TV volume fluctuations

* Intelligently separate vocals from all other content and dynamically adjust the dialog level to ensure that it’s always clearly understood

* Faithfully reproduce audio with enhanced depth and dimension for a truly compelling surround sound experience using a TV’s built-in speakers.

As part of the company’s highly integrated SoC product family, MediaTek’s MT5387 and MT5388 models, featuring SRS’ audio enriching solutions, combine a DTV backend decoder and TV controller enabling consumer electronics manufacturers to build high-quality, feature-rich HDTVs that are practically unmatched.

The platform models are available now, and are being targeting towards leading DTV manufacturers within the US and China markets.