Sony’s 360 Reality Audio might be considered a gimmick by many people but the company is keen on pushing the technology forward. The boys at XDA Developers have found lines of code suggesting that Sony and Google plan to bring the feature to the Android masses.
What is 360 Reality Audio?
Sony uses clever spatial audio technology to create surround sounds on any pair of stereo headphones. 360 Reality Audio is based on the MPEG-H 3D audio codec but only high-end Xperia smartphones offer support for it. At least for now.