harman international (HAR) Key Developments
Harman International Industries, Incorporated Announces JBL Reflect Mini BT
Sep 3 15
Harman International Industries, Incorporated announced the JBL Reflect Mini BT, a lightweight sport headphone designed for ultimate comfort and stability. Bluetooth-compatible sport headphones provide wireless freedom, a lightweight feel, secure fit and premium JBL signature sound to push through any workout. JBL Reflect Mini BT Features: Bluetooth 4.1, Lightweight designs, Sweat-proof IPX-4, JBL Signature Sound, Up to 8 hours audio playback, Reflective cords, Three-button in-line control with microphone, Ergonomic ear tips, Compatibility with both Apple and Android devices, Premium 5.8 mm dynamic drivers, Available in four colors - red, blue, teal and black.
Harman International Industries, Incorporated Introduced JBL Xtreme
Sep 3 15
Harman International Industries, Incorporated introduced the JBL Xtreme. JBL Xtreme Delivers Big Concert Sound in Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Available Sept. 27, 2015. The JBL Xtreme Features: Enables users to connect up to three smart phones or tablets through Bluetooth and take turns playing earth-shaking, powerful stereo sound from their personal device. Built-in rechargeable Li-ion battery supports up to 15 hours of playtime and charges devices via dual USB ports. Delivers crystal clear calls from the speaker with its noise and echo cancelling feature simply by touching a button. Allows music lovers to use the speaker in the rain and the great outdoors with its durable fabric material, rubber housing and splashproof design, perfect for any adventure. Enables users to amplify the listening experience by connecting compatible devices via the JBL Connect feature. Equipped with dual external passive radiators that enables listeners to feel and hear the powerful bass feature. Includes a shoulder strap for easy carrying and portability. Available in various colors including black, red or blue. The JBL Xtreme is currently available in Europe and will become available in-stores in the U.S. for $299.95.
Harman International Industries, Incorporated Introduces its New JBL Cinema SB250 Soundbar and Wireless Subwoofer System
Sep 3 15
Harman International Industries, Incorporated introduced its new JBL Cinema SB250 soundbar and wireless subwoofer system. The Bluetooth-enabled home audio system packs 200 watts of home theater sound and amplifies the viewing experience for any TV, right out of the box. The JBL Cinema SB250 soundbar and wireless subwoofer system provides a big-movie experience through its Dolby Digital and Harman virtual surround sound. The JBL Cinema SB250 gives viewers a fully immersive, big-movie experience through its Dolby Digital and Harman virtual surround sound. The SB250 also streams music from smart phones or tablets using Bluetooth, and can recall up to 10 different Bluetooth-enabled devices. To enhance viewing and listening pleasure, JBL Cinema SB250 features Harman Volume, which keeps quick volume changes from disrupting the experience no more suddenly loud commercials and the system can learn any TV remote volume control, giving simplified control over the entire experience. The JBL Cinema SB250 Soundbar and Wireless Subwoofer will be available in October 2015 (MSRP $299.95).
Harman International Industries, Incorporated Introduces JBL Boost TV
Sep 3 15
Harman International Industries, Incorporated announced JBL Boost TV, an ultra- compact TV sound system that instantly improves any TV audio for a more cinematic sound. JBL Boost TV features: Optical digital audio with Dolby® Digital connects one cable to HDTV, allowing users to experience movie sound the way it is meant to be heard; JBL Soundshift™ allows to automatically switch between TV audio and phone or tablet audio for the ultimate second screen viewing experience; Harman display surround allows users to experience virtual surround sound without the additional wires or speakers; Wireless Bluetooth streaming connects up to 3 smart phones or tablets to the speaker to take turns playing music with JBL Signature Sound; JBL Connect builds own ecosystem by connecting multiple JBL Connect enabled speakers together to amplify the listening experience; TV remote control learning keeps setup simple with one remote control: the one already use for TV; Dual bass port design allows users to experience home theater sound from an incredibly compact device. The Boost TV includes a 2 X 50mm transducer, 60Hz " 20kHz frequency response, and a 30W rated power. JBL Boost TV (MSRP $199.95) will be available globally October 2015.
Harman International Industries, Incorporated Introduces JBL Trip
Sep 3 15
HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated announced the JBL Trip, a new in-vehicle portable communication and entertainment system that offers superior sound and functionality while in the car or on-the-go. Trip allows drivers to make hands-free phone calls, listen to their favorite music and hear navigation voice prompts with exceptional clarity due to its proprietary active noise canceling technology. JBL Trip, the first in a line of new accessories from JBL, answers customers’ needs for convenience, portability and simplicity in a car speaker system, all at an affordable price. With no-installation necessary, JBL Trip works right out of the box and can easily be clipped to a car’s visor. Its effective noise-cancellation means phone calls even when the windows are down and can be operated by voice command. Additionally, the JBL Trip can be removed from the car to continue a call or a playlist, making it the perfect portable device for travel. The JBL Trip offers the following features and functionality: Bluetooth capability: with a smartphone paired via Bluetooth, drivers can easily hear navigation prompts, ADAS alerts from iONRoad, stream music and conduct hands-free phone calls with crystal clear accuracy. Dual noise canceling microphone: eliminates background noise and makes for clear phone calls both in and out of the car.
Voice control: for SIRI or Google speech, voice control makes operation both intuitive and simple. Advanced portability: lets drivers finish their conversation or playlist in the hotel, office or home. Magnetic mounting system: attaches to a vehicle visor quickly and easily with no installation required. Rechargeable battery: exceptional battery life provides more than 8 hours of wireless music, 20 hours of talk and 800 hours on standby.
Pricing & Availability: The JBL Trip is available in September for $99 in the U.S. and €99 in Europe at select retailers.