THX - FAQ
Absolutely! THX is a sound standard, Dolby and DTS are a sound format. THX systems reproduce studio-made soundtracks with absolute fidelity. Due to the high technical and sound requirements, the THX standard can be compared with the German TÜV for cinema sound.
What are the benefits of using THX with 5.1, 7.1 or Atmos soundtracks?
How do I upgrade my THX system to 7.1 sound formats?
Suitable individual speakers can be found in the Accessories and Speaker Components section. Please combine only speakers from the same series. You should mount dipoles on the wall.
- THX was founded by George Lucas (Star Wars, Indiana Jones) in 1983.
- Lucas wanted to create a standard for sound reproduction in cinema films, as the results in different cinemas sometimes deviated greatly from the desired sound.
- In 1996 the first Teufel loudspeaker received its THX certification.
- Skywalker Sound (Lucasfilm Ltd.) uses a System 10 THX® Ultra 2™ to mix movie sound professionally.