DTS Confirms Alexa Cast Support for Play-Fi-Enabled, Works With Alexa Products

Christine Persaud

Published: 08/30/2018 07:20:02 AM EST in Sound

DTS Confirms Alexa Cast Support for Play-Fi-Enabled, Works With Alexa Products

DTS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Xperi Corporation, has confirmed Alexa Cast support on DTS Play-Fi-enabled Works with Alexa certified products.

With this support, you can send and control music directly from the native Amazon Music app to individual DTS Play-Fi speakers or groups of speakers in the home. DTS Play-Fi products with this functionality include models from Aerix, Definitive Technology, Klipsch, McIntosh, Onkyo, Phorus, Pioneer, Polk, and Soundcast, as well as upcoming products from SVS Sound.

Alexa Cast also enables a direct cloud connection for music streaming services through the DTS Play-Fi product, allowing you to leave the home network.

"DTS is excited to add support for the latest feature from Amazon Alexa, which enables us to offer consumers the most flexibility in an open wireless multi-room audio platform," says Dannie Lau, General Manager, DTS Play-Fi. "Now with integrated Alexa Voice Services, Works with Alexa certification, and Alexa Cast support, DTS Play-Fi users have a seamless entertainment experience with the choice to control Amazon Music through voice commands or through their mobile device."

DTS Play-Fi products that have received Works with Alexa certification include:
Aerix Duet music system; Arcam rPlay music streamer; Definitive Technology W Studio Micro soundbar; Klipsch Gate music streamer, PowerGate amplifier, RW-1 speaker, "The Capital Three" speaker, "The Three" speaker, and the RSB-8 and RSB-14 soundbars; McIntosh MB50 streaming audio player and RS100 speaker; Onkyo P3 Smart Speaker; Phorus PS10 Smart Speaker; Pioneer F4 Smart Speaker; Polk Omni SB1+ soundbar; and the Soundcast VG10 outdoor portable speaker.

DTS Play-Fi technology enables lossless multi-room wireless audio streaming from popular music services, including Amazon Music, Deezer, iHeartRadio, Juke, KKBox, Napster, Pandora, Qobuz, QQ Music, SiriusXM, SoundMachine, Spotify, and TIDAL, thousands of Internet radio stations, as well as personal music libraries, on any supported product. In addition, DTS Play-Fi features advance streaming functionality like wireless surround sound, stereo pairing, music station presets, and audio/video synchronization.

Phorus PS10 Smart Speaker

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