LG, now with surround sound

LG announced plans to launch mobile phones that include Dolby’s Mobile audio platform, which according to the release, is built on “Dolby’s extensive portfolio of technologies,” and has been “optimized for mobile applications.” Dolby announced its mobile platform in February.

LG said it is the first handset maker to include Dolby Mobile in handsets geared for the worldwide market, and that it plans to begin launching phones that incorporate the audio technology beginning in the fourth quarter.

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