WiSA Technologies Begins Shipping WiSA E Multichannel Audio Development Kits to Initial Beta Customers

WiSA E is designed as a plug-and-play module or IP license for embedding onto compatible TV SoC platforms

BEAVERTON, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WiSA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WISA), a leading provider of immersive, wireless sound technology for intelligent devices and next-generation home entertainment systems, announces its first shipments of WiSA E development kits to leading audio brands developing multichannel audio systems. Using the 5GHz portion of the Wi-Fi band, WiSA E offers high-performance, high-quality wireless audio transmission and reception at an affordable price.

“WiSA E is our latest and highest performing software solution designed to robustly work in today’s congested world of Wi-Fi,” said Tony Parker, vice president of business development and strategy at WiSA Technologies. “We are excited to see such strong demand for WiSA E with our beta customers and look forward to a number of WiSA E-based immersive audio solutions in the market.”

WiSA E is a software-based, Wi-Fi compatible, 8-channel immersive audio solution that operates in the 5GHz band. Designed with the low latency and tight speaker synchronization critical to supporting Dolby Atmos and DTS-X wirelessly, WiSA E enables audio manufacturers to design products that deliver a cinema-like audio experience. WiSA E can be implemented by customers in a variety of ways, including as a plug-and-play module or as an IP license enabling customers to embed WiSA E software directly into a compatible SoC TV platform.

For more information on becoming a WiSA E beta customer, please contact James Cheng, vice president of sales at WiSA Technologies, at jcheng@wisatechnologies.com. For more information about WiSA Technologies, visit www.wisatechnologies.com.

About WiSA Technologies, Inc.

WiSA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WISA) is a leading provider of immersive, wireless sound technology for intelligent devices and next-generation home entertainment systems. Working with leading CE brands and manufacturers such as Harman International, a division of Samsung; LG; Hisense; TCL; Bang & Olufsen; Platin Audio; and others, the company delivers immersive wireless sound experiences for high-definition content, including movies and video, music, sports, gaming/esports, and more. WiSA Technologies, Inc. is a founding member of WiSA™ (the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association) whose mission is to define wireless audio interoperability standards as well as work with leading consumer electronics companies, technology providers, retailers, and ecosystem partners to evangelize and market spatial audio technologies driven by WiSA Technologies, Inc. The company is headquartered in Beaverton, OR with sales teams in Taiwan, China, Japan, Korea, and California.

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Tony Parker, vice president of business development and strategy, WiSA Technologies: tparker@wisatechnologies.com

Source: Summit Wireless Technologies