London, 30th August 2022 – Stylish, sustainable, and supremely acoustically engineered, the new Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 8 represents the pinnacle of home portable speakers. The latest in the iconic Onyx Studio line of premium Bluetooth speakers, the Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 8 is elegantly crafted with sustainable materials and underpinned by the uncompromising audio quality the brand is renowned for. Enjoy room-filling sound whether you're listening to your favourite playlist or attending crystal-clear conference calls.

Made with recycled plastic, the Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 8 also features speaker grille fabric woven from recycled polyester yarn. Consistent with the brand’s commitment to more sustainable practices, the product packaging meets FSC-certified standards for responsible forest management and paper use, and FSC-certified paper-based packaging is printed with eco-friendly soy ink. Make a beautiful impact on your everyday life while reducing your impact on the planet with the Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 8.

Crafted with Harman Kardon’s unrivalled audio expertise, the single 120mm woofer and twin 20mm tweeter design produces outstanding performance, with 8 hours of battery life ensuring you never miss a beat. Use the sleek, anodised aluminium handle to carry stunning stereo sound with you, anywhere. 

For an even more personalised experience, the Onyx Studio 8 automatically calibrates itself for the best sound when you move the speaker from one room to another. Easily pair two devices with Bluetooth and take turns playing favourite tracks, or wirelessly pair two Onyx Studio 8 speakers together for a wider, more detailed stereo sound experience.

Crafted for calls as well as music, the dual microphone design ensures far-field voice clarity, liberating you to enjoy crystal clear hands-free calls from practically anywhere in the room. 

“The Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 8 marks a step change in our design and manufacturing at Harman Kardon. On the surface it may look like the latest iteration of our beautifully crafted Onyx Studio product line, however the switch to using recycled plastic and our paper-based packaging demonstrates our commitment to reducing the impact of our products on the environment without making any compromises on the quality and performance of our products,” said Dave Rogers, President, HARMAN Lifestyle Division.

Available in 3 colours (black, champagne and dark blue), the Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 8 is available from late October 2022  for £249.




Harman Kardon creates a 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 ( 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 50 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 2017, HARMAN became a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.