THX Update


THX CTO Scott Francis talks about the company’s work in commercial- and home-cinema certification, product certification, and technology development. Topics include history of THX, some technical details of the iconic signature sound called Deep Note, a new partnership with Cinemark called THX Cinema Alliance, recommendations for speaker placement and seating distance in a home theater, immersive audio, high dynamic range, audio and video product testing and certification, the company’s recent acquisition by Razer, AAA amplifier technology, answers to chat-room questions, and more.