STAMFORD, CT - 02 SEPTEMBER 2020 – The Harman Kardon Citation Series continues to deliver remarkable audio quality with cutting edge technology and sophisticated design. Harman Kardon is proud to present the latest addition to the range: Harman Kardon Citation 200, a powerful smart speaker designed for portability and immersive sound inside and outside the home.
Beautiful HD audio has finally been set free. In the living room or on the patio, the Harman Kardon Citation 200 immerses any space in rich sound. Stream music in HD quality using Wi-Fi, or effortlessly create the perfect garden atmosphere through Bluetooth streaming when Wi-Fi is not available. With a 1” tweeter, 5” midrange driver and two passive radiators for even deeper bass, the Citation 200 elevates the ambience in the home.
Fully charged, the Harman Kardon Citation 200 provides eight full hours of continuous playback. To charge, simply place it on its sleek, compact cradle. When out and about, the smart speaker can be swiftly charged via the USB type C port.
The Harman Kardon Citation Series is famed for its sophisticated Scandinavian design that complements the audio innovation. In line with the stylish smart speaker family, the Citation 200 features a premium blended wool fabric by Kvadrat with a special coating for easy cleaning. It is also IPX4 splashproof to guarantee peace of mind even when listening outside or in the kitchen.
Cue the music by simply saying ‘Hey Google' then just sit back and relax while the Citation 200 streams music, podcasts and news in stunning high definition, powered by the cloud. The Citation 200 features AirPlay and Chromecast built-in™ for easy access to more than 300 music streaming services. To create a complete multi-room audio experience, simply add additional Citation speakers to the Harman Kardon Citation 200. Let the home resonate with a single soundtrack or set the mood with a bespoke playlist for each room.
“The Harman Kardon customer expects to enjoy a premium listening experience in every moment of their lives,” said Dave Rogers, President, HARMAN Lifestyle Division. “We are thrilled to bring the beautiful sound and breathtaking design of the Citation range out of the confines of the home and liberate the music.”
The Harman Kardon Citation 200 will be available in Winter Gray and Classic Black on harmankardon.com for €349.
ABOUT HARMAN KARDON
Harman Kardon creates beautiful sound that speaks to you. The world-renowned audio brand seamlessly merges function and form, through the highest quality sound, elegant design and meticulous attention to detail. In 1954, Harman Kardon became the first audio brand to release an AM/FM Hi-Fi compact receiver. For over 65 years, Harman Kardon has been a leading audio engineering and design expert, captivating ears and hearts. Cementing the brand’s design status, the iconic Harman Kardon SoundSticks are part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
HARMAN International (harman.com), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co, LTD., designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things. With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics.