The Klipsch BAR 48 is a high performance 3.1 soundbar, featuring a dedicated center channel speaker for enhanced clarity, a wireless 8" subwoofer for powerful, deep bass, and built-in surround sound processing technologies such ascDolby Digital audio technology,cDolby Digital Plus technology, DTS technology and DTS-HD technology to deliver cinematic performances.
Designed to fit discreetly below the TV screen, the slim profile BAR 48 soundbar measures 48" in length and just 2.8" tall and can be wall-mounted or placed on a table. Optional SURROUND 3 speakers are easy to set up and use, turning this 3.1 soundbar into a full-fledged, dedicated 5.1 surround sound system capable of delivering Dolby and DTS 5.1 formats natively. BAR 48 MSRP is $499 each. Optional SURROUND 3 speakers have an MSRP of $249/pair.
The Klipsch BAR 40 is a 2.1 soundbar with a wireless 6.5" subwoofer, designed as an easy to set-up and use upgrade to underwhelming TV sound. The BAR 40 features legendary Klipsch acoustics, a built-in Dolby Audio decoder and enhanced virtual surround sound modes for a cinematic experience. While it measures just 40" in length and 2.8" high so it can be added discreetly to any room, its performance allows listeners to hear every detail of their favorite shows and music. BAR 40 MSRP is $299 each.
The Klipsch BAR 48 and BAR 40 work seamlessly with Bluetooth wireless technology enabled devices and come with remotes to control sound and subwoofers levels independently. Klipsch will introduce additional soundbars with additional tech-focused enhancements in the fall of 2019.
The Klipsch BAR 48 and BAR 40 are available now at Best Buy, Crutchfield and Klipsch.com, and will be available at other authorized retailers soon.