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Cadence Tensilica HiFi audio/voice DSP family to use SPL’s Vitalizer in-car audio software

Published: September 2, 2014 | United States

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. and SPL electronics GmbH (SPL) announced that SPL’s Vitalizer software has been ported to the Cadence Tensilica HiFi Audio/Voice digital signal processing (DSP) family and is available now.

Targeted towards automobile manufacturers and tier 1 automotive infotainment suppliers that want to create the most efficient, high-quality audio experience, SPL’s highly acclaimed Vitalizer software delivers fuller and richer sound, without the need to install more expensive speakers, by modifying the output of the audio for the particular automobile cabin while taking human hearing into consideration. The Vitalizer software adjusts the equalization of the output to produce the most optimal listening experience for the specific environment.

“Using chips that employ the Cadence Tensilica HiFi audio/voice DSP core and our Vitalizer technology, auto manufacturers and tier 1 automotive infotainment suppliers can modify the user experience by shaping and fine tuning the sound to match the acoustics of the exact model car. This partnership puts customers Cadence in reach of the best pro audio sound tools based on decades of pro audio know how.”Thomas Irmen, project manager of SPL

Cadence Tensilica HiFi Audio/Voice DSP is the most widely used and licensable audio/voice DSP family, with support for over 125 proven audio/voice software packages. For more information, visit

Source: Cadence


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