surround sound

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surround sound

n.
A system of recording and playing back audio that uses four or more separate channels.

surround sound

n
(Electronics) a system of sound recording and reproduction that uses three or more independent recording channels and loudspeakers in order to give the impression that the listener is surrounded by the sound sources. Compare quadraphonics See also ambisonics
Translations

surround sound

n (TV, Radio) → Surround-Sound m; (= sytem)Surround-Sound-System nt
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Simultaneously, the rear speaker delivers a strong low-frequency sound that emphasizes the powerful exhaust note coming from the rear of the vehicle.
Original owner Alan Winslow of Virginia ordered the car with a unique array of factory fitted options including power steering, power brakes, rally-pac and AM radio with rear speaker and a very rare Studio Sonic sound system.
1 wireless rear speaker system, while with the BDV-E970W, a real 7.
NEW YORK-Speaker manufacturers have found a way to generate "surround" sound with two speakers, or even one, to appease a growing market of consumers seeking a home theater experience minus the labor-intensive install associated with front and rear speaker setup.
The car was even equipped with rear speaker volume control in the back, with a dial for full, half sound and mute.
He hooked the wires into a $15 video camera battery, added some lights, installed a rear speaker and a tall antenna.
All of the Daihatsu Sirion range received a complete makeover recently with new bumpers, air intakes, wheel designs, improved rear suspension, plusher fabric trim and more figure hugging front seats while generous standard kit at entry level includes the likes of air con, alloy wheels, electric windows all round, dual rear speaker radio/CD player with MP3 or ipod input port, passenger and side airbags, including a front passenger bag which can be deactivated, plus remote central locking.
All of the Daihatsu Sirion range received a complete makeover recently with new bumpers, air intakes, wheel designs, improved rear suspension, plusher fabric trim and more figure-hugging front seats - while generous standard kit at entry level includes air con, alloy wheels, electric windows, dual rear speaker radio/CD player with MP3 or iPod input port, passenger and side airbags, including a front passenger bag which can be deactivated, plus remote central locking.
All of the Daihatsu Sirion range received a complete makeover recently with new bumpers, air intakes, wheel designs, improved rear suspension, plusher fabric trim and more figurehugging front seats, while generous standard kit at entry level includes the likes of air con, alloy wheels, electric windows all round, dual rear speaker radio/CD player with MP3 or ipod input port, passenger and side airbags plus remote central locking.
With three generously kitted out models from which to choose, SE, ES and ES-T, all models have the likes of climate control, electric windows all round, power door mirrors, front and rear speaker sound system with CD and MP3 compatibility and steering wheel mounted controls.
With this mode, you should get a more thorough envelopment than what is possible with standard, 5-speaker DSP, and while the program supposedly works best with two rear surrounds, in addition to side surrounds, it does function OK with only one rear speaker.