TITLE

Speakers beam out stereo sound to a wider audience

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Barry
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/22/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1774, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces last week's launch of a new stereo speaker system which allegedly overcomes one of the problems that has dogged hi-fi buffs for years. Development of the system by Canon's Research and Development centre at Guilford University in Surrey, England; Wide imaging stereo (WIS); Description of the system.
ACCESSION #
9107221999

 

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