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
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surround sound

n (TV, Radio) → Surround-Sound m; (= sytem)Surround-Sound-System nt
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The Sony HT-RT3 Real is a 5.1 channel Dolby Digital soundbar home theatre system, which has good ratings and reviews from users on Amazon.
The RED Hydrogen One also comes with software that uses the company's H3O algorithm that converts stereo sound into "expansive multi-dimensional audio." The company described it as a 5.1 channel surround sound audio for headphones.
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Winner receives Samsung UE40ES6300 3D Full HD 1080p Smart 3D LED TV; Samsung HTE5500 Smart 1,000W 5.1 channel home cinema system; black 16Gb iPad3, Teen Wolf signed script and Teen Wolf: The Complete Season 1 on DVD.
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