Sony announces new Portable Theatre System HT-AX7 for surround sound experience like being in a movie theatre
Sony today announced the HT-AX7 – a portable theatre system that offers a new way to enjoy entertainment in spatial and room-filling sound, anywhere throughout your home. With Sony’s 360 Spatial Sound Mapping technology user can immerse himself in a surround sound experience. 360 Spatial Sound Mapping technology creates multiple phantom speakers at the front, rear, and overhead, enveloping you in spatial sound. user can experience a surround sound sensation similar to being in a movie theatre by simply placing three speakers around him, without the need for any special installations like embedding speakers in the ceiling.
The Sony HT-AX7 also features Sony’s upmixer algorithm which can transform stereo into three-dimensional surround sound. The upmixer analyses sound in real-time and separates individual sound objects, redistributing them to create a more immersive listening experience. Activate the sound field effect to experience a surround sound-like effect, even with 2-channel content such as content from streaming services.
By positioning the three speakers in the corners of a room, the HT-AX7 can produce room-filling sound that enhances everyday activities, from housework to parties, making your favourite music and content even richer. Easily set up without any special configuration, simply position the speakers and turn off the sound field effect for a hassle-free experience. With complete wireless connectivity, you can set it up without worrying about complicated layouts.
With up to 30 hours of battery life and wireless connectivity via Bluetooth, you can easily take the HT-AX7 to any room in your home and connect it to your favourite devices. Unlike traditional home theatre systems that require you to be seated in front of the TV, the HT-AX7’s portable design allows you to enjoy content in a whole new way; on any Bluetooth enabled device. The detachable rear speakers, with their lightweight design and one-handed portability, can be conveniently placed wherever you like.
The HT-AX7 is also easy to set up using the Sony | Hone Entertainment Connect app. Thanks to Bluetooth technology connecting the HT-AX7 to your device is seamless and the wireless rear speakers are automatically paired to the main unit, so you can place the speakers around your room, press play. Sony’s home audio products are designed not only for an excellent sound experience but also with the environment in mind. The speaker body utilises a fabric material made from 100% recycled PET bottles and incorporates recycled plastics. Original Blended Material has enabled us to eliminate the use of plastic in our packaging.