Global on-demand streaming services have gained in popularity in recent years and have allowed consumers to connect using a wide variety of devices. Now the television must compete with smartphones and laptops as the main vehicle for viewing content. Soundbars are also changing how we consume audio and video in our homes offering consumers a true cinematic audio experience. In 2019 the soundbar market surpassed $5 Billion and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.5% between 2020 and 2026*. Renesas is introducing this reference design to give designers a head start in their next-generation soundbar design.
Renesas' complementary product portfolios of Analog + Power + Embedded Processing + Connectivity work together to deliver comprehensive solutions. Our product experts have developed "Winning Combinations," compelling product combinations that help our customers accelerate their designs and get to market faster.