News releases

Bang & Olufsen delivers premium wireless sound to even more speakers

First Bang & Olufsen launched the world's first wireless speakers using the new WiSA standard. Now, the Danish sound crafters are launching a WiSA compatible transmitter/receiver set that enables wireless connection between any Bang & Olufsen sound system or television...…Read more

The Wireless Speaker and Audio Association Experiences Explosive Growth in 2013

. Fifteen New Members Joined in 2013 withThree New Members in December;Anaview, Danville Signal Processingand TymphanySUNNYVALE, Calif., January 2, 2013, The Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association, an industry group dedicated to bringing reliable, high-performance, interoperable, wireless, surround sound...…Read more

Summit Semiconductor and Anaview Partner to Expand Availability of Amplifiers for Wireless Home Theater Speaker Applications

. Media Contact:Tony ParkerSummit Semiconductor, LLC.Phone: 503-615-7718tparker@summitsemi.comDemonstrations at International CES 2014, Las Vegas, Venetian Towers, Suite 30-217Portland, OR, Jan 2, 2013 - Summit Semiconductor, a leader in advanced wireless home audio technologies and an advisory board member of the...…Read more

Bang & Olufsen Receives Two INTERNATIONAL CES INNOVATIONS 2014 Design and Engineering Awards for newly launched products

PRESS RELEASENov. 13, 2013, 10:04 a.m. ESTNEW YORK and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bang & Olufsen (www.bang-olufsen.com) today announces that it has received the honorary International CES Best of Innovations 2014 Award in High...…Read more

Wired: Bang & Olufsen Unveils a Stunning, $14,000 Speaker System

BY LIZ STINSON 10.30.1312:15 PMBang & Olufsen is very good at creating very pretty objects that sound nice. The Danish audio company always has been good at this, reaching all the way back to the late 1960s, when it...…Read more

Engadget: Bang & Olufsen promises 'second-to-none' experience from new wireless speaker technology

By Donald Melanson Posted Sep 27th, 2013 at 4:01 PMWireless speakers still aren't usually the first choice of those primarily concerned with sound quality, but high-end manufacturer Bang & Olufsen is setting out to change that perception with its...…Read more

Bang & Olufsen Introduces New Wireless Speaker Technology at CEDIA 2013

A second-to-none multi-channel wireless experience that provides robust acoustic performance and flexible and simple operation.DENVER, Colorado and STRUER, Denmark, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/Bang & Olufsen announces the introduction of a new wireless speaker platform, the first ever to use wireless technology that is robust enough...…Read more

Summit Semiconductor Delivers RF Modules Enabling High Performance Multi-Channel Wireless Speakers For Pro-Audio Market

Summer NAMM 2013, Nashville, Exhibit 1669Portland, OR, July 02, 2013 - Summit Semiconductor, a leader in advanced wireless audio technologies, and an advisory board member of the Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association announced the industry's first high performance multi-channel wireless RF modules...…Read more

Summit Semiconductor Introduces the First HDMI and WiSA Compliant Audio Hub Reference Design for Wireless Home Theater Systems

Demonstrations at International CES 2013, Las Vegas, Venetian Towers, suite 30-217Portland, OR, January 2, 2013 - Summit Semiconductor a leader in advanced wireless audio technologies and an advisory board member of the Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association, will demonstrate...…Read more

Summit Semiconductor Introduces the First WiSA Compliant Amplifiers for Wireless Home Theater Speaker Applications

Demonstrations at International CES 2013, Las Vegas, Venetian Towers, suite 30-217Portland, OR, Dec 20, 2012 - Summit Semiconductor a leader in advanced wireless audio technologies and an advisory board member of the Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association, announces the...…Read more

Summit Semiconductor Introduces the First 96K WiSA Compliant RF Modules for Quality Wireless Home Theater Applications

Demonstrations at International CES 2013, Las Vegas, Venetian Towers, suite 30-217Portland, OR, December 19, 2012 - Summit Semiconductor a leader in advanced wireless audio technologies and an advisory board member of the Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association, will showcase...…Read more

Home Audio Industry's First High Performance, Multichannel Wireless Soundbar Reference Design In Support of the Newly Formed Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association

Summit Semiconductor and Momentum Data Systems Jointly Develop Soundbar Reference Design, Technology Demonstrations at CES 2012Portland, OR, January 4, 2012 - Summit Semiconductor, a leader in wireless audio home theater technologies, in partnership with Momentum Data Systems (MDS), a leading...…Read more

Summit Wireless Transmit and Receive Modules Now Available in Support of the Newly Formed Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association; Demonstrations at International CES 2012

Portland, OR, January 3, 2012 - Summit Semiconductor, a leader in wireless audio home theater technologies, announces new transmit and receive modules in support of  the WiSA Association for sale to consumer brands developing wireless speakers and home theater electronics....…Read more

Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA) Association Launched to Promote Interoperability and Certification Program for Wireless Audio Connectivity

Aperion Audio, DEI Holdings, Hansong Electronics, Klipsch Group, Meiloon Industrial Co., Pioneer Corporation, SHARP Corporation, Silicon Image and Summit Semiconductor Agree to Form Advisory BoardSUNNYVALE, Calif., December 14, 2011 - The Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA™) Association was launched today...…Read more

Consumers Benefit from Entry Level Home Theater Products Enabled with Summit Wireless Technology

Award-Winning Summit Wireless Home Theater Technology Now Addresses Mass Market with New Lower Cost Speaker Module and Amplifier Design, Technology Demonstrations at CEDIA Expo 2011Portland, OR, September 1, 2011 - Summit Semiconductor, a leader in wireless audio home theater technologies,...…Read more

Summit Wireless Home Theater Audio Technology Delivers Everything Gamers Need, Including A Competitive Edge

Easy to Set up, Low Latency, Interference-Free High Definition Wireless Connection Portland, OR - May 4, 2010 - Summit Semiconductor LLC, a leader in wireless audio technologies for home theater speaker systems, introduces gamers to the advantages of the award-winning Summit...…Read more

Consumers Will Now Have The Opportunity To Experience Summit Wireless' Award Winning Multichannel Audio From Their Flat Panel Televisions Over USB

Summit Semiconductor Announces Summit Connect USB For TV Manufacturers With Technology Demonstrations at CES 2011   Portland, OR - December 29,  2010 - Summit Semiconductor LLC, a leader in wireless audio technologies for home theater, today announced that it will...…Read more

Summit Wireless Home Theater HDMI Audio Hub and Speaker Modules Receive FCC Certification

First Consumer Products Certified In The Global UNII Band Spread Spectrum Opening 21 New Wireless Channels In The 5GHz BandPortland, OR - December 23,  2010 - Summit Semiconductor LLC, a leader in wireless audio technologies, for Home Theater enables the first consumer...…Read more

Hansong Technologies First to Offer Speaker Brands Full 7.1 HDMI Wireless Audio Hub for Home Theater

The Breakthrough Hub Based on Summit Wireless Technology, Enables High Definition Surround With Setup and Optimization in Less Than 30 minutes - Customers Showcasing Product at CEDIA Expo 2010 Portland, OR - September 15, 2010 -- Hansong Technologies, an electronic design...…Read more

Consumers Have Longed For a Wireless Home Theater Speaker System With Superior Fidelity - Aperion Audio is the First to Deliver It

New Speakers to Be Showcased At CEDIA Expo 2010 Utilizing Summit Wireless TechnologyPortland, OR - September 8, 2010 --, Aperion Audio, a consumer-direct maker of award-winning home audio speakers, will unveil the new Aperion Intimus® 4T Summit Wireless 5.1 Home...…Read more

News Release: Focus Enhancements Spins Off Rapidly Growing Semiconductor Division

Summit Semiconductor LLC to Concentrate on Growth of Wireless Audio Technology Portfolio with Summit Wireless, the Standard-bearer for High Definition Wireless Home Theater Surround Sound Hillsboro, OR, July 29, 2010 - Focus Enhancements Inc. announces the spin off of its...…Read more

Home Theater Surround Sound Manufacturers Champion Summit Wireless Technology for 2010 Production

The Standard for High Definition, Wireless Home Theater Fidelity and Set Up at CES InternationalLas Vegas, Nevada - January 4, 2010 - Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies, partners with multiple speaker contract manufacturers to bring...…Read more

Hansong Introduces Family of New Home Theater Wireless Audio Hubs for Audio Video Equipment Powered by Summit Wireless Technology

The New Wireless Home Theater Standard for High Fidelity and Easy Installation Campbell, CA - December 28, 2009 - Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies, partners with Hansong, a leading Chinese original equipment and design manufacturer for...…Read more

SB Acoustics Partners With Focus Enhancements To Deliver Summit Wireless To Mass Market Speaker Brands

The Industry's Only 7.1 Channel, High-Definition, Wireless Audio for Home Theater Now Available; Showcasing Speaker System at CES Brookfield, Wisconsin, December 21, 2009 - SB Acoustics, a division of Sinar Baja Electric, a vertically integrated design, engineering and manufacturing company...…Read more

Northwest Technology Companies to Debut Innovation at the 2010 International CES

More Than 45 Northwest Technology Companies to Exhibit at 2010 CESArlington, Va., December 22, 2009 - More than 45 consumer electronics companies headquartered in the Northwest region of the United States will showcase their latest technology at the 2010 International...…Read more

Popular Science Magazine Selects Summit Wireless for 2009 Best of What's New Award in the Home Entertainment Category

Campbell, CA - November 12, 2009 -- Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technology, wins the prestigious 2009 Best of What's New Award for its Summit Wireless technology; an audio IC and wireless hub which sets a new standard for wireless home theater audio fidelity, ease of set-up, and sweet spot designation. Summit can be integrated into speakers, audio/video receivers, digital televisions, gaming devices, Blu-ray players, and set-top boxes, enabling them to broadcast high-definition surround wirelessly and simply. It is the first and only wireless 7.1 surround solution of its kind.…Read more

News Release: Summit Wireless Technology Offers Custom Installers New Business Model to Increase Revenue by Addressing the Under Served Market

Campbell, CA - September 8, 2009 -- Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies provides custom install market with new business opportunities with Summit wireless technology (Summit). Summit technology is scalable from a mass market retail home theater model where ease of setup and cost are paramount, while ensuring superior fidelity and providing flexibility to offer mid to high-end speaker manufactures and installers a unique value proposition for custom tuning and equalization of different speaker systems for different room configurations. Built into the Summit chip set is a powerful programmable digital filter that replaces the traditional analog cross over inside the speaker.…Read more

News Release: Prominent Home Theater and Speaker Manufacturers Align to Support Summit Wireless Surround Sound Technology

Campbell, CA - September 1, 2009 - Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies announces the commitment of home theater and speaker contract manufacturers who have recently completed the training requirements to develop wireless home theater surround sound products using Focus Enhancements' Summit wireless technology ("Summit"). The Summit wireless integrated circuit enables home audio systems to deliver high-resolution, distortion-free audio with ease, using the recently opened 5GHz UNII band spectrum. Summit wireless surround sound technology will be integrated into a variety of audio platforms including, speakers, audio video receivers, DVD players, digital televisions, game platforms, docking stations, sound bars, set top boxes and wireless audio hubs.…Read more

News Release: First Speaker Brand To Offer Consumers True High-Definition Wireless Home Theater Surround Sound with Focus Enhancements' Summit Technology

Campbell, CA - August 31, 2009 -- Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies announces its partnership with Aperion Audio, a consumer direct maker of award-winning home theater speaker systems. The two companies are joining efforts to offer consumers the first home theater system with Focus Enhancements' Summit wireless technology ("Summit"). Aperion's Intimus® 5 series speakers will be showcased at CEDIA Expo and plans to introduce similar home theater speakers with integrated Summit technology in the first half of 2010.…Read more

News Release: Summit Wireless Audio Surround Sound Developers Conference - China

Speaker and Television Manufactures Seize Opportunity To Be First To Market With Industry's Only 7.1 Channel, High-Definition, Wireless Audio for Home Theater Campbell, CA July 21, 2009 -- Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies is hosting a developers conference and training seminar for consumer electronics and original design manufactures (ODMs) in Shenzhen, China on July 27, 2009. The training seminar will demonstrate how the company's Summit wireless (FS848) integrated circuit, enables home audio systems to deliver high-resolution, distortion-free audio with ease, using the recently opened 5GHz UNII band spectrum including performance and features that were previously unavailable in wired and wireless audio solutions.…Read more

News Release: Focus Partners with Anam Electronics to Provide Wireless Audio Surround Solutions for A/V Receivers

CAMPBELL, CA June 09, 2009 -- Focus Enhancements, Inc., a leading supplier of wireless audio technologies, teams up with Anam Electronics Co. Ltd., a top global ODM firm specializing in the design and manufacturing of audio video equipment to incorporate Focus Enhancements FS848 Summit high-definition wireless audio integrated circuit (IC) into A/V receivers, offering the first true high resolution wireless audio surround system.…Read more

News Release: Focus Enhancements To Debut First Multi-Channel High Fidelity Wireless Surround With Easy Setup at CES '09

Focus Enhancements, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: FCSE.PK), a leader in wireless audio technologies, will demonstrate new, groundbreaking Summit technology for wireless home theater and gaming platforms at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, NV, January 8 - 11, at the Venetian Hotel, Suite #31-223. At CES, the wireless surround demonstration will be driven by a Pioneer(R) Blu-ray player and Sherwood(R) audio/video receiver with an embedded Summit master module transmitting to speakers with embedded Summit slave modules and class D amplifiers. Speakers from NHT(R), JBL, Inc.(R), and Boston Acoustics(R) incorporating the Summit technology will also be on display.…Read more