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Jan 9, 2014

Panasonic Introduces SC-HTB880, SC-HTB580 and SC-HTB8 Home Theater Systems

Panasonic SC-HTB880

Panasonic today announced the 2014 lineup of wall-mountable bar-style home theater systems which includes three slim, stylish models that complement a users home. The SC-HTB880, SC-HTB580 and SC-HTB8 Home Theater Systems are equipped with advanced audio technology to recreate a true-to-life audio experience.

“Panasonic has recognized the importance of bar-style home theater systems for both their design and audio functionalities,” said David Fisher, Product Manager, Home Entertainment, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company. “This year, we have expanded our lineup, building upon past sound technology to deliver exceptional 5.1-channel surround sound in our SC-HTB880 model and enhancing audio functions like Clear-mode Dialog, to enhance the home theater experience for users.”

Jan 9, 2014

New Panasonic SC-ALL8 and SC-ALL3 Wireless Multi-Room Speakers Feature Qualcomm AllPlay

Panasonic SC-ALL8

Panasonic today announced the introduction of a new multi-room speaker system, the SC-ALL series, which incorporates AllPlay, a new smart media platform from Qualcomm that enables music to be streamed into multiple rooms from multiple sources with high fidelity sound. The new models include the SC-ALL8 and SC-ALL3 Wireless Speaker Systems and the SH-ALL1C Network Audio Connector which will be available later this year.

“Panasonic is committed to providing superior home audio systems and great connected products that are simple to use and stylish. The AllPlay audio system provides users with the ultimate in connectivity,” said David Fisher, Product Manager, Home Entertainment, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company…

Jan 9, 2014

Panasonic Announces SC-HC39 Compact Stereo System

Panasonic SC-HC39

Panasonic today announced the new SC-HC39 Compact Stereo System. Designed to meet the needs of users who listen to music on their smartphones, Panasonic has equipped the new SC-HC39 with both networking and sound-enhancing technologies that offer users an impressive listening experience from a small, stylish compact speaker system.

“Panasonic is building upon our previous series of Compact Stereo Systems with enhanced sound and connectivity options to bring smarter sound technologies to the consumer for greater ease of use,” said David Fisher, Product Manager, Home Entertainment, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company…

Jan 8, 2014

Harman Kardon Aura Wireless Omnidirectional Audio System

Harman Kardon Aura

Harman marries contemporary sculpture with state-of-the-art hi-fidelity sound reproduction in the new all-in-one Harman Kardon Aura wireless home audio system.

"The Harman Kardon Aura is for people who take pleasure in music and art," said Michael Mauser, president, Lifestyle Division, HARMAN. "We've made a unique, state-of-the-wireless-art sound system that looks as good as it sounds."

You've never seen anything quite like the Harman Kardon Aura. Clearly visible and illuminated by LEDs under its transparent dome-shaped wave guide is a turbo-sculpted subwoofer enclosure…

Jan 8, 2014

JBL Introduces Flip 2 Wireless Speaker

JBL Flip 2

Harman announces the arrival of the next generation of portable speaker systems. The JBL Flip 2 Wireless Portable Speaker System is a true next-generation device with innovative features including dual JBL drivers with a built-in bass port for full range sound that makes it easy and fun to carry awesome sound anywhere you go and a built-in speakerphone with SoundClear echo and noise cancellation technologies…

Jan 7, 2014

JBL Authentics L16 And L8 Speakers Offer 24-bit Sound and Wireless Streaming

JBL Authentics L16

Harman continues to command the lead in compact, wireless speaker technology with the announcement of two new JBL Authentics Series wireless speaker systems.

"No one has a better claim to authenticity in great audio reproduction," said Michael Mauser, president, Lifestyle Division, HARMAN. "The JBL Authentics Series speakers are immediately recognizable classic speakers, updated for the way we listen to music today, with the latest in wireless connectivity for Wi-Fi and handheld devices."

The JBL Authentics L16 and L8 both feature AirPlay, DLNA and Bluetooth connectivity, enabling audio to be streamed from any wireless device…

Jan 6, 2014

Vizio Debuts 7" and 4.7" Android-Powered Portable Smart Audio Products

Vizio Portable Smart Audio

VIZIO announced today a revolutionary new product category with the debut of the VIZIO 7" and 4.7" portable smart audio. A solution for today's streaming audio fan, VIZIO's portable smart audio line-up differs from existing Bluetooth or wireless speakers by delivering a complete "smart" audio experience.

Combining unparalleled high-quality audio performance with a built-in touchscreen display that runs Android KitKat, VIZIO's latest audio innovation is built for easy direct streaming…

Dec 22, 2013

LG To Showcase Its Premium Audio Products At CES

LG LAB540W

In less than three weeks, LG will be showcasing its latest audio video lineup at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The premium selection of products includes the latest iteration of the much acclaimed, space-saving SoundPlate (Model LAB540W), innovative Wireless Audio System (Model NP8740) and the sleek, aesthetically striking Sound Bar (Model NB5540)…

Dec 17, 2013

JBL Studio 2 Loudspeakers

JBL Studio 2

Harman celebrates JBL's 67-year history of industry leading speaker design by introducing JBL Studio 2, the new generation of loudspeakers from JBL. These new speaker models feature high-definition imaging derived directly from the JBL Professional M2 Master Reference Monitor.

"We're writing a new chapter in JBL's longstanding legacy of providing unrivaled audio reproduction," said Michael Mauser, President of HARMAN Lifestyle…

Nov 26, 2013

Vizio Introduces New Flagship 54" 3.0 Home Theater Sound Bar

Vizio S5430w

VIZIO announced today the latest addition to its ever-expanding home audio collection, the VIZIO 54" 3.0 Home Theater Sound Bar. The ideal complement for 55" and larger TVs that typically sit in the living room, the 54" 3.0 sound bar delivers an immersive audio experience with three channels and integrated deep bass module that create the bigger sound stage necessary to fill the room and surround viewers with the complete home theater experience…