Soundbar Market 2019 to showing impressive growth by 2024. NXP’s advanced Immersiv3D audio solution brings breakthrough cinema audio experience to homes at a fraction of the cost Premieres NXP smart sound bar and AV receiver turnkey reference designs supporting Dolby Atmos, the latest audio codecs, and multichannel voice control features
i.MX 8M Family targets BOM reduction by replacing Dolby/DTS DSPs in system with higher on-chip ARM processing ability.
One-chip solution with flexible SW audio framework (Immersiv3D) to handle audio decode and pre/post processing, latency control, audio distribution and also easy to add voice assistant services (AVS and GVA) with multi-channel AEC and beamforming to create the immersive experience.
Engage with rich 3rd parties to provide complete ecosystem (sound-bar with AVS/GVA, acoustics tuning and virtual sound enabling) to the customer.
4K/8K TVs getting thinner, but the in-device sound quality is very limited. (such as LG OLED TV is 2.57 mm), audio moves to separate/external sound bars or speakers.
Movie and gaming contents provider such as (Blu-Ray Disks, Netflix, VUDU, Prime Video, Hulu, iTunes, PS4, XboX One), pushing Audio quality AND COMPLEXITY higher, such as Dolby ATMOS and DTS:X.
The 88W8987 is a highly integrated WLAN (2.4/5 GHz) and Bluetooth single-chip solution, specifically designed to support the speed, reliability, and quality requirements of next generation Very High Throughput (VHT) products.
The NxH3670 constitutes a highly integrated, single-chip ultra-low-power 2.4 GHz wireless transceiver with embedded MCU (Integrated Arm® Cortex®-M0 processor), targeted at wireless audio streaming for gaming headphones, delivering low latency audio and ultra-low power consumption.
The PCA9450 is a single chip Power Management IC (PMIC) specifically designed to support i.MX 8M family processor in both 1 cell Li-Ion and Li-polymer battery portable application and 5 V adapter nonportable applications.
The innovative audio framework software integrated with our i.MX 8M Mini applications processor enables consumer electronics OEMs to bring true immersive audio performance and smart capabilities like voice control to a broad range of consumer audio devices.