US 10,560,794 B2
Home cinema system devices
Rolf Guldener, Oetwil am See (CH); and Anton Werner Keller, Arni (CH)
Assigned to INTERDIGITAL CE PATENT HOLDINGS, Paris (FR)
Filed by THOMSON Licensing, Issy-les-Moulineaux (FR)
Filed on Mar. 3, 2018, as Appl. No. 15/911,107.
Claims priority of application No. 17305239 (EP), filed on Mar. 7, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2018/0262855 A1, Sep. 13, 2018
Int. Cl. H04R 5/00 (2006.01); H04S 3/00 (2006.01); G10L 19/008 (2013.01); H04R 5/02 (2006.01)
CPC H04S 3/008 (2013.01) [G10L 19/008 (2013.01); H04R 5/02 (2013.01); H04R 2499/15 (2013.01); H04S 2400/01 (2013.01)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A television configured for connection to a sound rendering device, the television comprising:
a decoder configured to:
decode a first audio signal comprising at least a left channel, a right channel and a center channel; and
provide a decoded center channel for rendering on first speakers; and
an encoder for encoding a decoded left channel and a decoded right channel to obtain a second audio signal for output to the sound rendering device for rendering sound on second speakers.