IFA 2016, BERLINHARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today unveiled its new Harman Kardon SB 20, a contemporary, compact soundbar to connect your entire entertainment suite to beautiful sound.

The Harman Kardon SB 20 soundbar delivers theater-quality sound with the Harman Display Surround mode for a complete virtual surround sound experience at home without extra surround speakers or wires. This powerful soundbar is the elegant solution to complete any home entertainment system.  The wireless subwoofer delivers powerful bass and brings the future of home entertainment to life. Enjoy your favorite movies, music, sports and games in a classic Harman Kardon style featuring compact design that complements your home decor, integrating seamlessly with even the most stylish, slim-profile TV.


The integrated Harman Volume feature keeps every channel and commercial at the same volume level when skipping through channels or being interrupted by TV commercials, making sudden changes in volume a thing of the past.

“Connecting the SB 20 soundbar to your television greatly improves the TV and movie-watching experience while upping the game on your music-listening and gaming experience,” said Robb Mason, Senior Director, Connected Home BU, HARMAN. With the Harman Kardon SB 20 we have created the solution to bring high quality audio to all your home entertainment activities.

The soundbar connects to your TV through a simple plug-and-play HDMI cable that features an Audio Return Channel (ARC) to feed your TV audio to the soundbar through the same cable. Music and sounds from games played on smartphones or tablets can be streamed wirelessly to the SB 20 soundbar through built-­in Bluetooth technology. The SB 20 is also equipped with optical and analog audio inputs, to connect to legacy gaming devices.

Pricing & Availability

The Harman Kardon SB 20 is available at www.harmankardon.com and select retailers for €379,- euro starting Fall 2016.