HARMAN continued to make great strides this year as we focused on finding creative solutions against the unique challenges we faced throughout 2020. With innovations ranging from top-of-the-line gaming audio equipment to innovative experience-focused in-car technologies, we forged a stronger path towards a more connected future. As we prepare to debut our newest offerings in the automotive and audio spaces on Jan. 7 at HARMAN EXPLORE, our first-ever virtual showcase event, we can’t wait to share what lies ahead from HARMAN in 2021! While we’re deeply saddened that we can’t display our incredible products and innovations at our annual showcase in Las Vegas this coming year, we’ve created a spectacular online event for a variety of valued stakeholders, including consumers, media, influencers, and industry experts. To get everyone in the right spirit as we approach HARMAN EXPLORE, let’s take a look at some the great products, technologies, platforms and solutions we rolled out last year at our showcase in the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas: 

HARMAN Enters the Gaming Arena with New JBL Quantum Line of Headphones & Speakers 

In the world of gaming, having an advantage can greatly impact your experience! Without a doubt, when it comes to gaming – sound is survival. In this video, Damon Johnson, Global Category Director – Headphones at HARMAN, explains the advantages our new JBL QUANTUM line provides for gamers – including the most immersive, accurate sound in the game.

Raising the Bar on Wireless Audio with JBL Club Series Headphones 

How to make every note sing in those headphones? With Hi-Res audio, Legendary JBL Pro Sound, and a 40mm custom orange graphene driver, our JBL CLUB Series are built for powerful and quality audio. Check out what Damon Johnson, Global Category Director – Headphones at HARMAN, discusses what makes our new flagship JBL CLUB Series - wireless, over-ear, True Adaptive Noise Cancelling headphones inspired by pro musicians, so uniquely market-leading.

HARMAN Automotive: Addressing Range Anxiety While Providing Premium Audio Experiences 

Electric vehicles offer incredible benefits from a sustainability and environmental benefit standpoint. If drivers switch to an electric vehicle, it can greatly help to reduce their daily carbon footprint. While EVs rarely come without trade-offs, especially for audiophiles, this has now changed. Our EV Plus+ solution allows EV drivers to get an unparalleled experience.

HARMAN Automotive: Increasing Safety Through Automotive Connectivity 

Distracting driving has become a much bigger problem over time. However, the answer to these issues lies within the same technology, with benefits for drivers and pedestrians. Arvin Baalu, Vice President, Product Management, Digital Business Unit for HARMAN, shares how we’re driving increased automotive safety through the power of true connectivity.

HARMAN Automotive: Making Time in the Car, Time Well Spent 

HARMAN Ignite Marketplace, our cloud-based automotive ecosystem, provides amazing benefits for both OEMs and drivers. With strategic partnerships with industry leaders such as TenCent and more, international OEMs can make sure drivers get access to apps and solutions they admire, while partnerships with technology leaders like Salesforce help us increase productivity for drivers within markets like the U.S. Our new connectivity solutions are making time in the car, time well spent – and we are just getting started.

We hope this look back got you revved up for this year’s showcase! We have some game-changing announcements to share with you at HARMAN EXPLORE 2021. You don’t want to miss it!

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