Application process for use of Hi-Res Audio logo

Application process of Hi-Res Audio logo

Please make sure that your product is eligible for Hi-Res Audio logo before applying Hi-Res Audio logo. Outline of Hi-Res Audio is available at the web page of "Definition of Hi-Res Audio"
And please be advised that it would take around 4 weeks~7 weeks to complete all process.
Application process for Hi-Res Audio Wireless Logo is described in the last part of this page.

The process:

1. Applicant information submission

All applicant shall submit the applicant information from Application start and submit it.

2. Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)submission

After the submission of your applicant information, you will receive the email from Japan Audio Society as confirmation and link to NDA document.
The applicant shall fill the NDA with your signature and return it to hi-res.audio@jas-audio.or.jp

3. Due diligence check report submission

Upon conclusion of NDA, the applicant will receive the form of Due diligence check report.
The applicant shall fill in and submit the Due diligence check report to hi-res.audio@jas-audio.or.jp.

4. Video interview

JAS will set and conduct the video interview with applicants.

5. Submission of the documents

The documents in below will be shared to applicants after the video interview

The applicant shall fill in, sign and submit the following documents.

Also submit the following documents/information

There is no need to submit test sample.
JAS checks the documents and if any question happens, JAS may ask the applicant additional information, necessary support etc., for JAS's review.
If all conditions are agreed and product specifications are confirmed by JAS and applicant, the License Agreement shall be signed and concluded.

6. License fee payment

The invoice will be sent to the applicant. The applicant shall pay the license fee.

7. Hi-Res Audio logo data

Upon confirming the payment of the fee, the applicant will receive Hi-Res Audio logo download information.

8. Additional product for Hi-Res Audio logo

The applicant shall submit the following documents when new product is planned.

9. Renewal of the agreement

JAS sends following documents to the applicant.

Hi-Res Audio logo License fee*

*except JAS member who've paid the membership fee

Application process of Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo

Applying Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo is permitted to Hi-Res Audio logo licensee only. If you are not licensee of Hi-Res Audio logo, you shall apply both Hi-Res Audio logo and Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo.
Please make sure that your product is eligible for Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo before applying Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo. Outline of Hi-Res Audio Wireless is also available at the web page of "Definition of Hi-Res Audio"
And please be advised that it would take around 2 weeks~4 weeks to complete all process.

The process for the applicant of Audio Codec:

1. Start submission of Audio Codec for Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo

All applicant of Audio Codec shall contact to hi-res.audio@jas-audio.or.jp to receive necessary information.

The process for the applicant of Products:

1. Start submission of Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo

All applicant of Product shall contact to hi-res.audio@jas-audio.or.jp after certification of Audio Codec for Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo.

2. Submission of the documents

An applicant is required to submit Application Documents to hi-res.audio@jas-audio.or.jp after receiving necessary Information from Japan Audio Society.
NOTE:
If the applicant desires to use both Hi-Res Audio Logo and Hi-Res Audio Wireless Logo to a product that meets both Logo Specifications, the applicant must submit both Application Documents respectively.

3. Receive Certification

After receiving Certification email from Japan Audio Society, the applicant may use Hi-Res Audio Wireless Logo to the Product and other permitted portions.

Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo license fee: No additional fee for Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo.