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You Don't Need AirPods to Enjoy Dolby Atmos in Apple Music

Earlier this week, Apple flipped on the switch to enable Lossless Audio and Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos in Apple Music. But while turning on the setting is relatively easy, it can be confusing as to what devices will support which format—and whether you really need AirPods to enjoy the experience. Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Dolby Atmos, Enjoy Dolby Atmos


Apple Music: How to Enable Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio (mac rumors)

Apple has rolled out a new spatial audio feature for Apple Music subscribers that uses Dolby Atmos to create a richer, more immersive soundstage when listening to songs in the Apple Music catalog. With Spatial Audio and Dolby Atmos enabled, the subjective experience is that musical notes are coming from all around you. The steps below show you how to control the new audio feature on any iOS device with an Apple Music subscription. Launch the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad. Tap Mus...
Tags: Apple, News, Dolby Atmos, Tim Hardwick


Dolby Atmos Music through Apple’s $549 headphones left us shrugging

We take Apple Music's new Dolby Atmos spatial audio catalog of tracks for a spin to see if the immersive format actually delivers a better music experience.
Tags: Apple, Music, Trends, Home Theater, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Streaming Music Services, Spatial Audio, Dolby Atmos Music


What is spatial audio? Apple’s 3D sound feature fully explained

Apple is officially rolling out support for spatial audio to Apple Music and more. Here's your guide to everything you need to know about this new audio format.
Tags: Apple, Music, Trends, Home Theater, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Spatial Audio, WWDC 2021


Apple Explains How Spatial Audio Head Tracking Will Work on Apple TV

With tvOS 15, Apple is bringing Spatial Audio to the Apple TV when the set-top box is used with AirPods Pro or AirPods Max. It has been unclear how this feature will work because the ‌Apple TV‌ does not have a U1 chip for head tracking purposes, but Apple recently gave an explanation to Engadget. When you’re watching a TV show or movie on the ‌Apple TV‌, the head tracking feature (powered by ‌AirPods Pro‌ or Max) detects that you’ve been looking in the same direction, calculates your probable...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV, Facetime, Max, Dolby Atmos, Engadget, Spatial Audio


'Loki,' Marvel's new time-hopping original series starring Tom Hiddleston, is now streaming on Disney Plus

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Disney Plus "Loki" debuted on Disney Plus on June 9, with new episodes premiering every Wednesday at 3 a.m. ET. The show stars Tom Hiddleston and continues phase four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. A Disney Plus subscription costs $8 a month or $80 a year. Monthly Subscription Service (small) "Loki" is the latest Disney Plus original series, continuing the Marvel Cinematic Universe's expansion f...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Entertainment, Marvel, Disney, America, Trends, Tech, Streaming, Espn, Thor, Owen Wilson, Pixar, Hulu, National Geographic, Hdr


'Spatialize Stereo' Feature in iOS 15 and macOS Monterey Simulates Spatial Audio for Non-Dolby Content

In iOS 15 and macOS Monterey betas, Apple has quietly included a new audio feature called "Spatialize Stereo" that takes any non-Dolby stereo mix and creates a virtual spatial audio environment out of it. The addition was first discovered by a Reddit user, who had this to say about it: I assumed that if they ever did this it would warrant at the very least a mention in a Keynote, but unless I completely missed it today I don't think they said anything about it! The greatest thing about this...
Tags: Apple, Reddit, Monterey, Dolby Atmos, Atmos, Control Center, iOS 15, AirPods Max, Atmos Spatial Audio, Control Center Long press


Apple Music Spatial Audio With Dolby Atmos 'Coming Soon' to Android Devices

Apple is planning to bring the new Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos feature to Android devices in the near future, according to a brief mention on the Spatial Audio intro page available in the Apple Music app. All ‌Apple Music‌ subscribers using the latest version of ‌Apple Music‌ on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV can listen to thousands of Dolby Atmos Music tracks using any headphones. When listening with compatible Apple or Beats headphones, Dolby Atmos Music will play back automatically when ...
Tags: Apple, Android, Air, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, MacBook Pros, MacBook Pro MacBook Air, Dolby Atmos Music, Spatial Audio Apple


Apple Music: How to Enable Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio

Apple has rolled out a new spatial audio feature for Apple Music subscribers that uses Dolby Atmos to create a richer, more immersive soundstage when listening to songs in the Apple Music catalog. With Spatial Audio and Dolby Atmos enabled, the subjective experience is that musical notes are coming from all around you. The steps below show you how to control the new audio feature on any iOS device with an Apple Music subscription. Launch the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad. Tap Music. ...
Tags: Apple, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, AirPods, AirPods Pro, AirPods Max


Apple to Update Logic Pro With Spatial Audio Tools Later This Year

In an Apple Newsroom editorial today, Apple Music radio host Zane Lowe revealed that Apple is building tools directly into Logic Pro that will allow musicians to create and mix their songs in Spatial Audio for Apple Music. "Apple is building immersive music-authoring tools directly into Logic Pro later this year," wrote Lowe. "So any musician will be able to create and mix their songs in Spatial Audio for Apple Music — whether they're in the studio, at home, or wherever." Spatial Audio, bas...
Tags: Apple, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Zane Lowe, Lowe, Spatial Audio, Logic Pro, Apple Newsroom, Kanye West s Black Skinhead Logic Pro


Apple's Zane Lowe Introduces Apple Music Spatial Audio

Apple Music over the weekend highlighted a Spatial Audio-focused "special event," and it turns out that event is a discussion between Apple's Zane Lowe and music producers No I.D., Sylvia Massy, and Manny Marroquin. The ‌Apple Music‌ event can be watched in the ‌Apple Music‌ app or on YouTube, and it features Lowe and the music producers discussing the evolution of music and the sound improvements for music fans. Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio for ‌Apple Music‌ began rolling out last night, ...
Tags: Apple, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Zane Lowe, Lowe, Sylvia Massy, Manny Marroquin, Spatial Audio, Mac Spatial Audio


You Can Now Listen to Dolby Atmos and Lossless Audio in Apple Music

Following yesterday’s WWDC keynote, Apple has begun rolling out Lossless Audio and Dolby Atmos for Apple Music subscribers. So long as you have the latest software (and compatible devices), you should be able to stream certain tracks at CD quality resolution or higher.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Dolby Atmos


Eddy Cue Says Spatial Audio on Apple Music is Equivalent to Watching HD Television for First Time

Apple Music's new Spatial Audio feature started rolling out on Monday evening and officially launches today, and to mark the occasion, Apple's services chief Eddy Cue and Apple Music radio host Zane Lowe shared some thoughts. Spatial Audio, based on Dolby Atmos, is an immersive three-dimensional audio format that enables musicians to mix music so it sounds like the instruments are all around you in space. Thousands of Apple Music songs are available in Spatial Audio at launch, such as Lady Ga...
Tags: Apple, Kanye West, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Zane Lowe, Eddy Cue, Apple Newsroom, Micah Singleton Cue, Eddy Cue Zane Lowe


Apple Music launches Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio, adds Spatial Audio playlists

Last month, Apple announced it would soon add lossless audio streaming and Spatial Audio with support for Dolby Atmos to its Apple Music subscription at no extra charge. That upgrade has now gone live, Apple announced this morning — though many noticed the additions actually rolled out yesterday, following the WWDC keynote. The entire Apple Music catalog of 75+ million songs will support lossless audio. The lossless tier begins at CD quality — 16 bit at 44.1 kHz, and goes up to 24 bit at 48 kHz,...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mobile, Media, Tech, Computing, Dolby, Marvin Gaye, Apple Music, Apple Inc, Dolby Atmos, Atmos, Zane Lowe, Lossless Audio


Apple Music Now Rolling Out Support for Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio

Following Apple's announcement during the WWDC keynote that Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio for Apple Music would be rolling out today, the feature now appears to be going live for some users. For many users, restarting their device appears to trigger activation of the feature, but others have reported that a restart hasn't helped, so users may just need to be patient until it becomes available to them. Once it's available, you'll see a new option in the Music section of the Settings app wh...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Spatial Audio


Apple Music's New Spatial Audio Feature Launches Today

Spatial Audio, powered by Dolby Atmos for Apple music is officially launching today, Apple announced during its WWDC keynote. Announced earlier last month, Spatial Audio provides a more immersive music experience for Apple Music subscribers, at no additional cost. More to follow… Tag: Apple Music This article, "Apple Music's New Spatial Audio Feature Launches Today" first appeared on MacRumors.com in our forums
Tags: Apple, Featured, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, New Banner (Featured


Apple Music Announces 'Special Event' Tomorrow, Immediately After WWDC Keynote

In a video posted on Apple Music, first spotted on Twitter, Apple is teasing a "special event" that will take place on June 7 at 12 p.m PT, two hours after the main WWDC keynote begins. Currently not on the WWDC schedule, this event is related to Spatial Audio for ‌Apple Music‌, which Apple has said will launch later this month. Apple announced that Spatial Audio, powered by Dolby Atmos, will be coming to all ‌Apple Music‌ subscribers in June, in addition to higher-quality lossless streaming....
Tags: Apple, Wwdc, Apple Music, Apple Inc, Dolby Atmos, Twitter Apple


The best early Amazon Prime Day 2021 speaker deals - Echo and Echo Dots are already up to 30% off

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is dated for June 21 and 22, and we're anticipating plenty of deals on speakers.Last year's Prime Day sale featured tons of discounts on smart speakers, soundbars, Bluetooth speakers, and home theater systems from brands like Samsung, Sonos, and Bose. Prime Day is also one of the best times to snag an Amazon Echo or Echo Dot for a l...
Tags: Reviews, Google, Amazon, Deals, Speakers, Trends, Tech, Amazon Prime, Tech Deals, Live, Amazon Echo, Anker, Soundbars, Alexa, Amazon Prime Day, Dolby Atmos


What you need to listen to lossless audio and Dolby Atmos on Apple Music

With Apple Music poised to open the gates to Dolby Atmos for spatial audio and hi-res lossless audio files, you will need the proper gear to hear all that extra goodness.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Home Theater, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Music


Top Stories: New MacBook Pro at WWDC?, iOS 14.6 Released, AirPods Rumors

WWDC is quickly approaching, and that means rumors are starting to ramp up including the possibility that we might see the long-rumored MacBook Pro redesign at the keynote. This week also saw rumors about future updates to the AirPods and AirPods Pro, as well as a redesigned Mac mini. In other news, Apple has released iOS 14.6 with new features like Apple Card Family and podcast subscriptions as it prepares to launch Apple Music support for lossless audio and Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos ne...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Mac, Samsung, Bloomberg, Intel, Top Stories, Facetime, Mark Gurman, Dolby Atmos, Gurman, HomePod, Jon Prosser, MacRumors Newsletter Each, Samsung Pokes Fun, WWDC Suggests Leaker Apple


Lucid Motors reveals all the tech inside its all-electric Air sedan

Eight months after Lucid Motors showed off the final version of its all-electric Air sedan, the company has finally revealed the in-cabin tech — from the curved 34-inch display and second touchscreen to the underlying software, integrated apps and Amazon Alexa voice assistant —that drivers and passengers will use once the automaker begins deliveries of the vehicle in the second half of the year. The aim of the company’s branded Lucid User Experience, or Lucid UX, is to include all the tech that ...
Tags: Google, TC, Siri, Tech, Tesla, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Android Auto, Alexa, Lucid, Dolby Atmos, Mercedes Benz, Jenkins, Tesla Model, Amazon Alexa, Lucid Motors


'Godzilla vs. Kong' is now available to buy on VOD streaming services - here's how to watch the epic showdown at home

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Warner Bros. "Godzilla vs. Kong" premiered on March 31 in theaters and on HBO Max. This is the fourth entry in the "MonsterVerse" franchise featuring Godzilla and King Kong. The movie left HBO Max on May 1, but you can buy it from VOD services like Prime Video for $30. (digital purchase) (small) King Kong and Godzilla have both seen their fair share of epic battles on the big screen. And while it's...
Tags: Reviews, Hbo, Microsoft, Entertainment, US, Trends, Tech, Apple TV, Theaters, Streaming, Suicide Squad, HD, Warner Bros, Sd, Godzilla, Dolby Vision


iOS 14.6 Features: Everything New in iOS 14.6

Apple today released iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6 to the public. The iOS 14.6 update isn't quite as significant as the iOS 14.5 update that preceded it, but it still introduces a number of notable new features. We've highlighted everything that's new in iOS and iPadOS 14.6 below. Apple Music Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio Support Apple in May introduced two new Apple Music features, which ‌Apple Music‌ subscribers are getting for no additional cost. ‌Apple Music‌ Spatial Audio with Dolby Atm...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Wallet, Npr, Nfc, Voice Control, Dolby Atmos, Spatial Audio, Apple Card, Ios 14, Los Angeles Times Sony Music Entertainment Wondery


Apple Releases tvOS 14.6 to Prepare for Upcoming Apple Music Spatial Audio and Lossless Audio Features

Apple today released tvOS 14.6, the sixth update to the tvOS 14 operating system that was released in September 2020. tvOS 14.6 comes a month after the release of tvOS 14.5, an update that added a new Color Balance feature and support for the latest gaming controllers. tvOS 14.6, which is a free update, can be downloaded over the air through the Settings app on the Apple TV by going to System > Software Update. ‌‌Apple TV‌‌ owners who have automatic software updates enabled will be upgraded t...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV, Dolby Atmos, Spatial Audio


Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.4 With Apple Podcasts Subscription Support

Apple today released macOS Big Sur 11.4, the fourth major update to the ‌macOS Big Sur‌ operating system that launched in November 2020. ‌macOS Big Sur‌ comes one month after the release of macOS Big Sur 11.3, an update that added M1 optimizations, AirTag integration, and more. The new ‌‌‌‌‌macOS Big Sur‌‌‌‌ 11.4 update can be downloaded for free on all eligible Macs using the Software Update section of System Preferences. ‌macOS Big Sur‌ 11.4 lays the groundwork for two upcoming Apple Music...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Macbook, Dolby Atmos, macOS Big Sur


Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 14.6 With Apple Card Family, Podcast Subscriptions, and More

Apple today released iOS and iPadOS 14.6, marking the sixth major updates to the iOS and iPadOS operating systems that initially came out in September 2020. iOS 14.6 comes one month after the launch of iOS 14.5, an update that added Apple Watch iPhone unlocking, Apple Maps accident crowdsourcing, and tons more. The iOS and iPadOS 14.5 updates can be downloaded for free and the software is available on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app. To access the new software, go to Set...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Nfc, Dolby Atmos, Apple Card, Ios 14, Apple Cards


Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 14.6, macOS Big Sur 11.4

Apple today released macOS Big Sur 11.4, the fourth major update to the macOS Big Sur, operating system that launched in November 2020. From a report: The new macOS Big Sur 11.4 update can be downloaded for free on all eligible Macs using the Software Update section of System Preferences. macOS Big Sur 11.4 lays the groundwork for two upcoming Apple Music features: Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos and Lossless Audio, both of which will be available on the Mac. It also adds support for Apple Podcas...
Tags: Apple, Tech, Dolby Atmos, Apple Cards


Apple TV App on Xbox Gaining Support for Dolby Vision

This past November, the Apple TV app made its debut on Xbox gaming consoles, now, the Apple TV app is gaining support for Dolby Vision on Xbox, offering viewers improved high dynamic range paired with Dolby Atmos for a truly cinematic experience. Xbox says that to enable Dolby Vision for ‌Apple TV‌ on Xbox, users must first have a compatible TV that supports high dynamic range. With compatible TVs, users will find a new toggle under "TV & display options" in their Xbox settings tab to enable ...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV, Xbox, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos, Xbox Apple, Dolby Vision on Xbox


'Wonder Woman 1984' is back on HBO Max, and you can also buy it from Amazon, Vudu, and other VOD streaming services

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. "Wonder Woman 1984" is Gal Gadot's fourth film as the titular character. Warner Bros. "Wonder Woman 1984" is back on HBO Max ($15/month) after premiering on the service in December 2020. The movie is also available to buy through VOD services like Amazon and Vudu for $20. HBO Max subscribers will get access to more brand-new Warner Bros. movies throughout 2021. Max (small) "Wonder Woman 1984" is bac...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Hbo, Trends, Netflix, Maxwell, Justice League, Batman, Warner Bros, Kristen Wiig, Dolby Atmos, Chris Pine, Gal Gadot, Zack Snyder, Pedro Pascal


Apple TV Won't Support Hi-Res Lossless at Launch, AirPods Max Wired Playback 'Will Not Be Completely Lossless'

Apple today shared a new support document confirming that the HomePod and HomePod mini will gain lossless audio support for Apple Music in a future software update, and the document also reveals some other tidbits. First, the document indicates that the Apple TV 4K "currently doesn't support Hi-Res Lossless," with only the standard Lossless tier ranging from 16-bit at 44.1 kHz to 24-bit at 48 kHz to be available on the Apple TV 4K at launch. Apple's use of the word "currently" leaves the door...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Apple TV, Apple Music, Dolby Atmos, Apple Apple Music, AirPods Max, Hi Res Lossless



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