Paramount Becomes Latest Studio To Support Dolby Vision For UHD Blu-ray, Streaming
July 25, 2017
Paramount has become the latest Hollywood studio to throw its support behind Dolby Vision for Ultra High-Def (UHD) Blu-ray and streamed movies featuring High Dynamic Range (HDR), following Disney in recent weeks, and before that, Lionsgate, Sony, Universal and Warner Bros.
Dolby and Paramount Home Media Distribution said July 20 they planned to master content in Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos for online streaming services and Ultra HD Blu-ray. Dolby Atmos content is planned for Blu-ray Discs also, they said. As a result, consumers with Dolby Vision-enabled TVs and Dolby Atmos-enabled home theater products will now be able to enjoy a wide range of entertainment from Paramount Pictures and have access to a growing catalog of Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision content globally, the companies said.