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.

The process:

1. Applicant information submission

Please send an email to to start the application process.

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

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

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