Immersive Sound Specifications
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Proposed Immersive Sounds Specifications from the IPS Immersive Audio Committee

  1. Crystal clear sound. No sweet spot. Quiescent.

  2. A scalable system providing immersive experience with minimum number of loudspeakers.

  3. Integrates with diverse projection systems using brand agnostic range of loudspeakers to permit budget flexibility.

  4. Plays a range of audio formats converting mono, stereo, and surround formats to immersive.

  5. Conveys live talk and music with minimal delays.

  6. Controls sound position, motion and size. In 3d sounds have 3D size!

  7. Clear workflow, including scalability to AR/VR.

  8. Careful planning evaluates seating position and materials as well as dome acoustics and technology.

A poll and discussion group(s) will be organized concerning these immersive sound specifications. Stay tuned.

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