Earshot becomes the first podcast service in India to stream in Dolby Atmos

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New Delhi: Earshot, India’s newest digital destination for news and entertainment audio content, today launched Dolby Atmos immersive audio on the Earshot podcast streaming service app. Earshot is the first podcast platform in India to stream its signature podcasts and original series in Dolby Atmos, which will enable consumers to build a deeper connection with audio stories they love.

Podcast as a service is unique as it brings entertainment to the consumer whether on the go or at home. Earshot.in app users, can now unlock a truly revolutionary audio experience with Dolby Atmos and transform their mobile listening experience forever. Podcasts in Dolby Atmos on Earshot in multiple languages, will envelop the user in a rich soundscape which unleashes every detail as it was meant to be heard with unparalleled clarity, depth, and realism.

Earshot Media Co-founder-CEO Gaurav Choudhury said: “Earshot has brought top-class journalism and compelling storytelling into the Indian audio universe. We are extremely excited about our association with Dolby. Our listeners will now be able to listen to our signature podcasts and series in Dolby Atmos on their Dolby Atmos enabled smartphone. This new audio experience, will give a new way to experience captivating audio documentaries, news features, entertainment and lifestyle content and fiction in multiple genres and languages on supported smartphones.”

“We are very excited to work with Earshot to deliver a spectacular experience in Dolby Atmos on their amazing signature podcasts and original series”, said Pankaj Kedia, Managing Director, Emerging Markets, Dolby Laboratories. “Earshot is a pioneer in bringing regional language content to its listeners and our work with Earshot is a reflection of the diversity and depth of the Indian content ecosystem that spans multiple Indian languages and dialects. With this milestone, we extend the Dolby Atmos experience to newer content categories that will further fuel the ecosystem.”

With the Earshot.in app on compatible Dolby Atmos enabled smartphones, consumers will be able to enjoy podcasts in Dolby Atmos, in multiple languages which include titles like “Listen to the Jungle, listen to the forest”, “The Women We Did Not Know” in English, “Tanashaah (The Great Dictator)” in Hindi, “Baduli Mondir (Bat Temple)” in Assamese, “Banaras” in Bhojpuri and “The Maneaters of Bengal”, “Purono Kolkatar Golpo” in Bengali to name a few.

Earshot.in has content available in multilingual languages: English, Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, and Bhojpuri. One can listen to daily news bulletins, in-depth analyses and explainers, podcasts on politics, health, crime, horror and a range of other subjects, audio features with extensive ground reportage, and riveting fiction. The Earshot team comprises of India’s leading editors, journalists, and radio professionals.

Earshot in five languages

Earshot is. It currently publishes in five languages: English, Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, and Bhojpuri. A team of leading news and radio professionals produce daily news bulletins, in-depth analyses and explainers, podcasts on politics, health, crime, horror and a range of other subjects, audio features with extensive ground reportage, and captivating fiction.

www.Earshot.in is a rich repository of compelling original podcasts, covering a broad range of issues from gender issues to tribal societies, current affairs, policymaking, public affairs, socio-cultural affairs, entertainment and lifestyle, health, and corporate and business subjects, among others. Earshot has users across 120 countries currently.

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