Find Companies:
Digital Cinema Technology Aug. 21, 2017
Register & Log in

RSS News
RSS Info About RSS


# 1998 AmPro.

Skip Navigation LinksStart/Menu > Find Press Releases > Refresh this page
Beijing—Sep 6, 2006

CCTV Selects Dolby Digital Cinema for New State-of-the-Art Screening Rooms

Sale Marks First Dolby Digital Cinema Installations in China
Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB), announced today that China Central Television (CCTV) purchased two Dolby® Digital Cinema systems to use in CCTV 's new state-of-the-art screening rooms. CCTV plans to host internal corporate events in its screening rooms, as well as offer tickets for public movie and event presentations.

To date, there are more than 160 Dolby Digital Cinema systems installed worldwide, including North America, Japan, France, Germany, Italy, Australia, and the UK. CCTV is the first to purchase the system for installation in China. The Dolby Digital Cinema system was specifically engineered for real-world cinema installations and offers superb picture quality, reliability, and user-friendly operation. Designed to meet the industry' s Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI) specifications, the Dolby Digital Cinema system provides pristine images so that every screening is like opening night.

"We designed our new screening rooms with the goal of providing the highest quality experience possible," said Mr. Wang Xinran, from CCTV New Building Construction Office, China Central TV. "We selected Dolby's system for its crystal clear images, reliability of product and services, and the plan for dual JPEG 2000 and MPEG-2 capability and DCI compatibility."

"We are honored that CCTV selected Dolby Digital Cinema for its premiere screening rooms," said Tim Partridge, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Professional Division, Dolby Laboratories. "Dolby is committed to providing technologies and products that are universal throughout the world."

Dolby worked with its Chinese cinema distributor, ACE, to coordinate the negotiations with CCTV. CCTV expects its new theatres to be completed by the end of 2007.To date, more than 50 digital movies have been presented on Dolby Digital Cinema systems in theatres worldwide. Recent digital movies presented using Dolby Digital Cinema in select locations around the world include Cars, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man ' s Chest, Lady in the Water, and Superman Returns.

Logo: Dolby Laboratories, Inc. About Dolby Laboratories, Inc.: Dolby Laboratories (NYSE: DLB) is the global leader in technologies that are essential elements in the best entertainment experiences. Founded in 1965 and best known for high-quality audio and surround sound, Dolby creates innovations that enrich entertainment at the movies, at home, or on the go. Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Directory page Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Web Site
Similar Press Releases Search for press releases
Learn More About:
Countries: China More

Share this page:
More Dolby SF Press Releases: Jul 17, 2017 Dolby Celebrates 100th Dolby Cinema Opening Jun 20, 2017 Horizon Cinema Plans to Open 13-Screen Dolby Atmos Multiplex in Russia Jun 16, 2017 Dolby to Showcase Full Range of Cinema Solutions and Momentum for New Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision Titles at CineEurope 2017 Jun 16, 2017 Dolby Cinema Reaches 100th Announced Title with Warner Bros. Pictures’ Horse Soldiers Jun 1, 2017 Dolby Laboratories and Universal Music Group Celebrate 50th Anniversary of The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band with Special Dolby Atmos Listening Events May 26, 2017 Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé and Dolby to Launch Dolby Cinema in France and Expand Presence Throughout the Netherlands Mar 28, 2017 Dadi Cinema Group Selects Dolby ShowVault/Integrated Media Blocks, Dolby Digital Cinema Processors and Dolby Atmos for Cinema Screens in China Mar 28, 2017 Wanda Cinema Line Selects Dolby Atmos and Dolby Digital Cinema Processors for Cinema Screens in China in 2017 Mar 27, 2017 Dolby Cinema Coming to the Middle East Mar 24, 2017 Dolby Offers Full Spectrum of Industry-leading Cinema Solutions at CinemaCon 2017 Mar 24, 2017 Dolby Surpasses Milestone of 1,000 Dolby Atmos Screens Installed in Asia Pacific Mar 24, 2017 Dolby Atmos Conquers New Audio Heights in Russia and CIS Mar 23, 2017 Dolby Announces Innovative Audio and Imaging Products for the Cinema Mar 6, 2017 Dolby’s Curt Behlmer to Receive the 2017 Ken Mason Inter-Society Award Mar 2, 2017 Dolby Enhances the Moviegoer Experience by Bringing Dolby Atmos to All Reel Cinemas Screens in the Middle East Feb 9, 2017 Dolby Cinema Showcases Strong Spring Lineup Jan 18, 2017 Dolby Atmos Transforms the 2017 Sundance Film Festival Jan 10, 2017 Dolby Cinema at AMC Opens Its 50th Location Jan 6, 2017 Dolby Laboratories Enables the Future of Entertainment Dec 23, 2016 Wanda Opens Its 10th Dolby Cinema at Beijing Fengtai More
©Copyright 2003 - 2017 WHMCC, LLC. All rights reserved.   | Contact | Terms of Use | Privacy Statement