SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Pantech announced adoption of
Lifevibes SoundExperience solution as part of the multimedia software
stack of their Android smartphone devices. LifeVibes is a Trademark of
With LifeVibes SoundExperience solution, users can enjoy their music and
movies with an enhanced audio listening experience, including bass,
treble, equalizer and 3D surround effect, all available from an
intuitive user interface. Effects include enhancements for mono, stereo
speakers and headphones. Special audio software enhancements are also
provided to maximize the loudness of the device without any increased
risk of damaging the speaker(s) of the device.
Already one model is deployed in the US market: the Pantech Discover
model, based on a Qualcomm MSM8960 chipset. LifeVibes SoundExperience
running on Discover got AT&T approval and the phone is now available on
the US market.
"We are getting very positive user feedback on the audio effects and
rendering enabled by LifeVibes SoundExperience running on the Pantech
Discover", says Gary Cherner, Vice President of Sales, Marketing and
Product planning for Pantech North America, continuing with "Our
attention is now turning towards power consumption, and Pantech and NXP
Software Engineering are working together to reduce the power
consumption down to minimum levels for background music playback using
the LPA or Low Power Audio, a Qualcomm chipset capability".
Nicolas Sauvage, Marketing & Sales Director for the OEM Business Line at
NXP Software commented: "NXP software is proud to contribute to
Pantech's device differentiation with our best-in-class, white-labeled
SoundExperience solution, resulting in Pantech customer approval and
some remarkably positive user feedback".
Pantech Co., Ltd. is one of Korea's top three mobile handset makers.
Pantech has received wide-ranging industry recognition for its
innovative handset designs, and has also introduced a significant
number of breakthrough technologies in the mobile phone industry.
Established in 1991, Pantech collectively has approximately 3,500
employees and 6 regional sales offices worldwide. Visit http://www.pantech.com
About NXP Software
NXP Software is the leading global independent software vendor for
mobile voice and multimedia. Through its expertise, consumer insights
and partnerships across the mobile eco-system, NXP Software enables the
delivery of Premium experience everywhere. Its LifeVibes™ software
brings added enjoyment, creativity and differentiation to connected
devices. Visit http://www.nxpsoftware.com
SOURCE: NXP Software
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