OnePlus 2 integrates LifeVibes VoiceExperience for premier audio in its quest to “Never Settle”

OnePlus 2 press imageEindhoven, Netherlands – July 28, 2015 – NXP Software B.V. today announced that the new OnePlus 2 handset features its next generation audio solution, LifeVibes VoiceExperience. The LifeVibes audio enhancement solution ensures that the OnePlus 2 provides highest quality voice calling, even in the most challenging audio environments.

LifeVibes VoiceExperience provides state-of-the-art voice calling enhancements for mobile devices such as smartphones, feature phones and tablets. VoiceExperience now includes multi-microphone noise suppression and acoustic echo cancellation, allowing OnePlus 2 to deliver voice quality that exceeds mobile operator requirements. This solution enables consumers to make natural calls under normal and noisy conditions, both in handheld and speakerphone mode.

In adopting LifeVibes VoiceExperience, OnePlus recognizes that the requirement for a robust, innovative mobile audio solution for mobile devices has never been greater. Mobile voice calling has evolved significantly over the years. Consumers expect high quality voice communication in all situations. The voice clarity provided by many professional VoIP solutions is leading to greater expectations for crisp audio. In addition, the rising use of hands free calling has created a challenge for manufacturers in providing crisp audio in noisy backgrounds.

Our motto is “Never Settle” and our new model, the OnePlus 2, is no exception,” said Peter Lau, CEO, OnePlus. “We have injected industry leading design, superior build quality and top of the line specs at a disruptive price point. In our view, LifeVibes VoiceExperience is by far the superior option in giving our customers calling capabilities that are exceptional and market leading that is – critical in making sure our customers are not settling for second best when they choose the OnePlus 2 model, even in the noisiest of environments.

LifeVibes VoiceExperience today runs on over 1 billion mobile devices and is used by major mobile device manufacturers on flagship devices to enhance circuit-switched, VoLTE and VoIP calls, including Skype, WeChat and QQ networks, it is integrated into Android, Tizen and Windows Phone devices.

Consumers are demanding when it comes to voice quality, and they should be,” said Bing Lu, Head of Greater China, NXP Software. “LifeVibes VoiceExperience provides OnePlus with state-of-the-art audio quality and functionality – delighting customers with a crisp, clear audio experience in even the most challenging environments.

LifeVibes VoiceExperience is a platform-independent full-software solution, allowing device manufacturers to achieve consistent voice call quality across different vendors’ hardware platforms, such as baseband modems, application processors, System-on-Chips (SoCs) and audio codecs. LifeVibes solutions also enhance voice recognition, voice recording and camcording applications.

About OnePlus

OnePlus is a technology startup committed to bringing the best possible technology to users around the world. Created around the mantra, “Never Settle”, OnePlus creates exquisitely designed devices with premium build quality high performance hardware. For more information, please visit the OnePlus 2 website.

About NXP Software

NXP Software is the leading global independent software vendor (ISV) for mobile smart devices. Its LifeVibes™ software solutions bring differentiation to consumers by providing the best acoustic quality to device makers for use across their platforms.  Through expertise, consumer insights and partnerships across the eco-system, NXP Software creates innovative use cases that make calling more personal and consumers aware of their context to support their day-to-day decisions. LifeVibes speech and sensing software makes smart devices more human, more you.  NXP Software B.V. is a separate legal entity of NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI).