Have you ever tried listening to a song in 8D? It’s a relatively old technology but it only became popular in recent times. Try it out, with headphones. It’s astonishing.
Sound quality is hugely important for automakers, especially those who cater to high-spending customers, which explains this new collaboration between Dolby Atmos – Dolby’s subsidiary that specifically develops surround sound systems – and Mercedes.
The new 31-loudspeaker system will be available in early 2022 for the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class but other cars will follow soon. Basically every other Mercedes that uses the MBUX infotainment system.
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