Audience continues win streak with silicon in Samsung devices


Over the past six weeks, Audience has continued to announce wins for its earSmart voice processing technology, with processors appearing in several Samsung devices.

The Galaxy Note II, released in the US in mid-October, follows the original Galaxy Note and Galaxy S III in using Audience silicon for noise suppression and other voice […]

Audience earSmart voice processor in Huawei handset


Audience may not be in future Apple products, but it is gaining ground in the Android world.  Its latest announced customer win is with the Huawei Ascend D1 Quad XL.

The Audience earSmart eS305 advanced voice processor is being used in the Huawei Ascend D1 Quad XL to remove background noise for “crystal […]

Voice processing technology company Audience goes public


Voice processing technology company Audience went public this week, putting roughly 5.3 million shares on NASDAQ at a starting list price of $17 per share.   The company’s stock, under the ticker symbol “ADNC,” opened at $19 a share on Thursday, May 10 and closed the first day of trading at $19.40.

Audience offered 5 […]

Audience rolls out low-cost single mic speech processing chip for feature phones


For Mobile World Congress, Audience announced the earSmart eS110, an advanced voice processor designed to work with a single microphone on feature (i.e., low-end phones).  The custom DSP core enables “HiFi” voice, what the company describes as “a wideband HD voice listening experience for mobile users connected to 2G and 3G mobile Narrowband networks”; […]

TMC interviews Audience on mobile HD voice


Over at TMC (, Stefania Viscusi has posted an interview with James Bohac, director of product marketing at Audience. 

“Clarifying HD voice” provides some interesting research information Audience has collected about call quality, along with a brief description about its earSmart technology—basically a DSP chip that drops into a smart phone to provide […]