SAN FRANCISCO, CA and REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - May 4, 2016) - Highfive, provider of the world's most usable in-room video conferencing solution, and Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (
This new meeting-room system enhances Highfive's lightweight hardware and unlimited cloud service with premium audio functionality powered by Dolby. By integrating Dolby Voice, every Highfive meeting will benefit from exceptional clarity and crispness. With this combination, Highfive now offers a range of options to meet the unique needs of meeting rooms.
Evernote, a Highfive customer since 2014, is one of the first to try the new offering. "The Highfive solution is magic. By adding in Dolby, the audio is unbelievable -- our team meetings are productive and more enjoyable," said Simon Zhang, IT Lead, Evernote.
"The stunning audio quality of Dolby Voice combined with Highfive's simple and easy-to-use solution replaces noisy conference calls with a complete audio and video experience," said Kevin Yeaman, President and CEO, Dolby Laboratories. "This breakthrough system allows people to communicate and collaborate more effectively."
After launching its product in 2014, Highfive has grown exponentially to more than 1,400 customers, including Mimeo, Evernote, Warby Parker, Rue La La, and Shift. Highfive's collaboration with Dolby will add to its existing offering of simple, beautiful video conferencing with:
"Meeting spaces are powerful places where people, ideas, and actions come together to create amazing things. But bad, clumsy, 1990s technology makes conference rooms frustrating places to do work and ultimately slows us down," said Shan Sinha, CEO and Cofounder, Highfive. "Our simple, elegant hardware and software solution already eliminates many of the traditional challenges of disconnected equipment and complicated user interfaces that come with legacy systems. By integrating Dolby Voice, we're taking the next step to deliver our vision for quality video and audio that truly connects people."
For more information and to set up a Highfive trial, visit http://www.highfive.com/video-conferencing-audio.
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Highfive brings joy and productivity to every meeting room with modern technology that just works. Highfive is the easiest-to-use meeting-room solution, combining lightweight hardware with intuitive cloud software to deliver high-quality collaboration and video conferencing. At a fraction of the cost of traditional systems, you can put Highfive in every room, not just the boardroom. Highfive is based in Redwood City, California, and backed by General Catalyst, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, and GV (Google Ventures).
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