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dbx-tv enters the smart speaker market with Tonly Electronics partnership


dbx-tv enters the smart speaker market with Tonly Electronics partnership

The agreement brings dbx-tv’s 40+ year audio legacy to smart speakers

MILFORD, USA, & HUIZHOU, CHINA — Today dbx-tv, an award-winning audio enhancement provider, and Tonly Electronics Holding Limited, one of China’s premier ODM electronics manufacturers, announced a partnership to license dbx-tv’s Total Sonics technology in Tonly designs. dbx-tv’s Total Sonic software will help Tonly to deliver smart speakers with best-in-class sound, outperforming more expensive speakers and hardware at competitive costs.

“We’ve long known Total Sonics audio processing would provide great results on smart speakers. We’re delighted to partner with Tonly and extend our expertise into this market” said Timothy Brault, Licensing Sales Director for dbx-tv.

dbx-tv and Tonly’s partnership in the smart speaker business come at a time of rapid expansion for the category. Smart-enabled speakers and device revenues are expected to grow over 20% in the next 3 years according to the Consumer Technology Association1, and the combination of dbx-tv’s audio processing expertise and Tonly’s advanced design and manufacturing capabilities positions both companies for resounding success in this market.

Total Sonics, a suite of audio enhancement tools from dbx-tv, can be easily adapted for several use cases, from TV audio to speaker and soundbar designs. Total Sonics utilizes dynamic range control, dynamic equalization, and spatial expansion to ensure natural and distortion-free sound with full bass and clear high-end, even from small speakers. dbx-tv also offers Total Volume, a dynamics and loudness tool to eliminate loudness spikes, and Total Surround, which provides a virtual surround-sound experience from two-channel audio systems.


About dbx-tv

dbx-tv has over 40 years of experience improving audio in TVs and other small speaker devices. Born from the pro audio legacy of dbx, dbx-tv is an Emmy winner for television audio technology and has improved sound in over a billion devices worldwide. Learn more at www.dbx-tv.com.

About Tonly Electronics Holding Limited

Tonly Electronics, is a premiere ODM business in the field of video, audio, acoustic and smart home products. The Group is committed to becoming the leading innovative intelligent products integrated solutions and service provider in the world. Tonly Electronics was listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2013 (HK01249).


1CTA U.S. Consumer Technology 5-Year Industry Forecast, 2019-2024



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