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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #2,303
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VersionDistribution 0.01% 99.91%
1.00.0000 0.07%

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Sonic Focus

What is Sonic Focus?  (from Synopsys)

Sonic Focus Stereo post-processing IP has been successfully implemented by leading PC manufacturers to deliver a rich, compelling audio listening experience for end users. The Sonic Focus Stereo IP solutions extend this benefit into low-power DSP and cost-effective embedded stereo audio applications, delivering enhance...  Read more


Sonic Focus is a program developed by Synopsys. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is SonicFocus.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 3.34 MB (3,504,278 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 39% of users of Sonic Focus come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Synopsys.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASUS\Sonic Focus\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{09BCB9CE-964B-4BDA-AE46-B5A0ABEF1D3F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.34 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sonic Focus

Program executable:SonicFocus.exe
Name:ASUS Sonic Focus
Path:C:\Program Files\ASUS\Sonic Focus\SonicFocus.exe
  • SonicFocus.exe - ASUS Sonic Focus

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SonicFocus.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{703F7BF7-309D-4DF1-8B03-005D4CDA14E0}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Sonic Focus?

You can uninstall Sonic Focus from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Sonic Focus, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Sonic Focus.

Win 7 (SP1) 86%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.69%
Windows 10 11.22%
Windows XP 0.07%
Windows Vista 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 72.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.64%
Windows 10 Home 8.50%
Windows 7 Professional 4.06%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 0.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.50%
  France 7.42%
  Italy 6.75%
  Germany 6.58%
  United Kingdom 3.11%
  Netherlands 2.80%
  Canada 2.47%
  Australia 2.38%
  Spain 2.25%
  Iran 2.11%
  Taiwan 2.05%
  Poland 1.55%
  Sweden 1.54%
  Belgium 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 97.49%
Dell 0.82%
Acer 0.79%
Hewlett-Packard 0.75%
Lenovo 0.07%
Alienware 0.07%
Common models
ASUSTeK K54C 19.63%
ASUSTeK K53SV 11.55%
ASUSTeK K53SC 8.61%
ASUSTeK U56E 6.34%
ASUSTeK K54HR 5.43%
ASUSTeK K54L 4.79%


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