Adjusting speakers using facial recognition

  • US 9,544,679 B2
  • Filed: 12/08/2014
  • Issued: 01/10/2017
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/08/2014
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method, comprising:

  • receiving a location of a user based on image data captured by one or more cameras;

    identifying one or more coordinates in space based on the location of the user;

    determining an identity of the user based on the image data, wherein the identity is associated with a user preference; and

    based on the one or more coordinates and the user preference, generating a control signal using one or more computer processors that adjusts at least one actuator coupled to a speaker to change an orientation of the speaker in order to achieve a desired acoustic environment relative to the one or more coordinates, and wherein an orientation of the one or more cameras remains fixed in space while the orientation of the speaker is changed.

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