Synopsys ARC DTS HD MA (Master Audio) Decoder

The Synopsys ARC® Audio DTS® HD MA (Master Audio) Decoder is an audio decoder capable of decoding all DTS formats up to and including lossless DTS-HD Master Audio streams. It also supports DTS-HD High Resolution Audio™, DTS Extended Surround™ (DTS-ES), DTS Digital Surround, DTS 96/24™. This codec is one of the mandatory codecs for Blu-ray Disc Primary Audio. It has been designed and licensed by DTS and optimized for Synopsys' audio processors.

Supported Cores

Synopsys ARC Audio DTS HD MA (Master Audio) Decoder Datasheet


  • Support of all DTS primary formats:
    • DTS-HD Master Audio
    • DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
    • DTS Extended Surround (DTS-ES)
    • DTS 96/24
    • DTS Digital Surround
  • All output channels up to 8 channels
  • Sampling frequencies of 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 192 kHz
  • Embedded mandatory post-processing: down-mix, speaker re-mapping, DRC, dialog normalization