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Contributor: PR Newswire Europe
Thursday, June 30 2022 - 16:00
Frontier introduces support for Calm Radio, Klassik Radio Select, Bluetooth 5.0 and the latest version of Spotify Connect
CAMBRIDGE, England, June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ -

    Frontier has introduced new features to its leading Connected Audio 
platform, Venice X, with the imminent launch of its latest 4.8 Software 
Development Kit (SDK).

    New features that are available include:

    Spotify Connect SDK, to support the latest Spotify features.

    Bluetooth 5.0 support, allowing the latest mobile devices to work 
seamlessly with your product and for your product to be Bluetooth 5.0 compliant.

    Calm Radio, a free or subscription service that provides a relaxing music 
experience to increase focus, sleep better and reduce daily stress.

    Klassik Radio Select, a free or subscription service offering worldwide 
curated stations for classical music.

    The Venice X module is the leading solution for connected audio 
applications including wireless speakers, music systems and SmartRadio, 
powering hundreds of thousands of devices and continuing to grow year on year.

    The Frontier SDK powers the Venice X platform, providing features that can 
be added to end products – these include Spotify Connect, Amazon Music, Deezer 
Music, Calm Radio, Klassik Radio, Internet Radio, Podcasts, Bluetooth 
streaming, DAB+ radio, FM radio, colour user interface, iOS/Android app 
support, enhanced audio processing, and many more.

    Frontier is working with several audio brands who will launch products on 
the latest SDK so that they can support more music services, Spotify Connect 
and Bluetooth 5.0.

    Prem Rajalingham, Managing Director at Frontier said, "As music listening 
habits evolve, Venice X continues to be at the forefront, allowing brands to 
build the very best in class products with the latest features that listeners 
care about."

    For more information, please email

    About Frontier Smart Technologies

    Frontier Smart Technologies is a pioneer in technologies for digital audio 
and the market leader in DAB/DAB+ radios and SmartRadio solutions. Powering 
over 50 million devices worldwide, Frontier provides a range of radio chips and 
modules – from turnkey entry-level solutions to sophisticated, highly 
configurable options – to leading consumer electronics brands. With its R&D 
centre in Cambridge (UK) and manufacturing and sales offices in Shenzhen 
(China) and Hong Kong, Frontier supports clients and consumers across Europe 
and Asia. Frontier is a Science Group (AIM:SAG) company.

    About Science Group plc

    Science Group plc (AIM:SAG) is a science-led advisory and product 
development organisation. The Group has three divisions:

    - R&D Consultancy: providing advisory, applied science and product 
development services cross-sector helping clients derive maximum return on 
their R&D investments.
    - Regulatory & Compliance: helping clients in highly regulated markets to 
launch, market and defend products internationally, navigating the frequently 
complex and fragmented regulatory ecosystems.
    - Frontier Smart Technologies: designing and manufacturing chips and 
modules for the DAB/DAB+ radio markets with 80% market share (excluding the 
automotive market).

    With more than 400 employees worldwide, primarily scientists and engineers, 
and speaking more than 30 languages collectively, the Group has R&D centres in 
Cambridge and Epsom with more than ten additional offices in Europe, Asia and 
North America. 

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    Source: Frontier Smart Technologies