Dolby Reference Player

Dolby Reference Player

A UI application for playback and quality control (QC) of encoded Dolby Audio™ content.


The Dolby Reference Player is a stand-alone, live, file-based software application that supports QC and playback of Dolby Digital®, Dolby Digital Plus™, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby AC-4, and Dolby Atmos®.


The Dolby Reference Player offers an intuitive UI which allows users to monitor audio levels across all channels. In addition, it supports Dolby Atmos rendering to a specified speaker configuration and provides valuable bitstream information for QC.

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