Two giants in their respective industries collaborate on bringing a new generation of audio electronicsAble Planet and Bayer Material Science announced that they are working on joint projects in bringing a new line of communication, audio, and hearing health devices that incorporate Able Planet’s award-winning proprietary technologies with Bayer’s ViviTouch® electroactive polymer (EAP) technology. The resulting product portfolio is expected to set new standards for sound quality, clarity and speech intelligibility.
What’s exciting about this is that this will set a new standard for sound quality, clarity and speech intelligibility that can be utilized for medical patients as well as for the general consumer. Initial product developments will commence concurrently on gaming and home theater headphones, as well as, communication and hearing health devices where the combination of proprietary technologies is anticipated to create a new standard of performance in this growing market.
“The pairing of Bayer and Able Planet technologies is expected to create the next generation of audio and communication products in some of the world’s most rapidly growing consumer electronics markets.” said Dirk Schapeler, CEO of Artificial Muscle, Inc. a Bayer MaterialScience Company and maker of the ViviTouch® electroactive polymer technology.