SAN JOSE, California – (BUSINESS WIRE) –Summit Wireless Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WISA), a leader in immersive wireless sound technology, announces that Hansong, an Original Design Manufacture (ODM) for major audio brands, has launched a new technology reference platform for wireless sound bars, audio hubs and speakers based on Summits Internet of Things will offer (IoT) transceiver module. The new low-cost module, called Discovery, is powered by the advanced Wi-Fi compatible Summit Wireless software, designed for wireless audio transmission with fixed low latency and capable of supporting up to four tightly synchronized audio channels, ideal for entry-level home theater applications suitable.
“We’re seeing thin smart TVs have seen a resurgence in the addition of additional wireless audio to every room in the home,” said Helge Kristensen, Vice President of Hansong. “The Hansong reference design includes software and hardware that allow our customers to quickly develop their preferred sound system while leveraging Summit’s lower module cost structure for a premium audio experience.”
“Hansong has been a valued partner to Summit and major audio brands around the world for many years,” said Tony Parker, vice president, business development and strategy. “We’re excited that Hansong has chosen to endorse our Discovery Module technology and we look forward to seeing how it will help brands grow the market by enabling new price points for consumers.”
Hansong Technology was founded in 1998 as a manufacturer of high performance premium audio equipment. Since then, the company’s profile has expanded significantly at a controlled pace to cover ODM and JDM manufacturing in several areas of entertainment and commercial electronics. Hansong technology is high tech driven and provides cross-industry technology platforms, but with our experience in product categories such as home theater hi-fi and AV systems, custom installation products, professional audio, wireless technologies and commercial audio products, we are well positioned to to continue our expansion in AI and IoT segments. The workforce has kept pace with the company’s product expansion and has grown from 70 employees to almost 1,800 full-time employees today. The engineering department is unsurpassed with over 180 employees in various disciplines from industrial design, mechanical engineering, electrical and software engineering to project management. The company’s recent focus was on AI and IoT, which prompted us to establish and launch our ODM cloud so that today we can offer complete turnkey solutions. Hansong’s production sites are currently in China Nanjing and Vietnam Hanoi. For more information, please contact Hkristensen@Hansonggroup.com.
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About Summit Wireless Technologies, Inc. Summit Wireless Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WISA) is a leading provider of immersive wireless sound technology for next-generation smart devices and home entertainment systems. Working with leading CE brands and manufacturers such as Harman International, a division of Samsung, LG Electronics, Hisense, Toshiba, Klipsch, Bang & Olufsen, Onkyo and others. Summit Wireless delivers seamless, dynamic audio experiences for high definition content including movies and videos, music, sports, gaming / esports, and more. Summit Wireless is a founding member of WiSA, the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association, and works in partnership to promote the most reliable interoperability standard in the audio industry. Summit Wireless is headquartered in San Jose, California with sales teams in Taiwan, China, Japan, and Korea. For more information, please visit: www.summitwireless.com.
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