06.01.15

WiSA Adds Six New Members

Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA) Association, an industry group dedicated to bringing high resolution, wireless, multi-channel audio pro...

Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA) Association, an industry group dedicated to bringing high resolution, wireless, multi-channel audio products to the home theater market and multiroom applications, continues its rapid growth with the addition of six new members. Joining the Association to promote the WiSA standard is: Aurender, the brand name of SmartAudio, a Division of TVLogic Co., Ltd., Digital TV Labs, a division of Eurofins, a leading media and device testing specialist, operating globally, Gold Peak Electronics (HK) Ltd., a Hong Kong based consumer audio products manufacturer of high performance speaker products and speaker drivers, LG Innotek, an affiliate of LG Group, a leading global components manufacturer, Vifa, a manufacturer of high quality Danish speakers, and WASP, a U.S.-based wireless consumer audio products company. The Association is gaining considerable momentum with new companies joining and new products and technologies being introduced at 2015 CES International. The Association's membership exceeds 35 brands from global consumer and professional audio speaker companies, CE manufacturers, ODM and OEMs, guitar manufacturers and other industry associations. In addition, several members are announcing new WiSA certified products, modules and technologies at CES, with demonstrations in the WiSA suite, Venetian Hotel, room 30-226. These products range from entry-level mass market audio speaker systems, to high end speaker systems, multiroom applications and audio transmitter and receiver modules. "The continuous growth in the Association's membership, coupled with several new products coming to market, reflects both manufacturers and consumers appetite for this category leading wireless audio solution," says Tom Lee, president of the WiSA Association. "We are at a tipping point, consumers want a high resolution wireless audio system that is easy to set up, delivers crystal clear sound for their movie watching, gaming, music listening and whole house streaming and it is now a reality." www.wisaassociation.org