Philips has launched 6 new soundbars and 3 party speakers in India. The soundbars have the model numbers HTL8162, 8121, 8120, 1042, 1020 and 1021 whereas the party speakers have the model number TANX200, TAX4105 and TAX4205. The soundbar starts at Rs 4,990 and the party speakers start at Rs 18,990.
Commenting on the new launches Mr Shailesh Prabhu, Country Head, TPV Technology India Pvt. Ltd. said, “As we continue to keep safe and stay at home, it’s time to transform your humble abode into festive zones with the new range of Philips soundbar and party speaker range. The new innovative technology with crystal clear sound from elegantly designed soundbars is the perfect for an enthralling experience during the festivities. Additionally, we are excited to launch our party speakers that will create excitement and enhance the celebrations for the consumers who love celebrating their favourite cricket team wins.”
Starting with the top of the line soundbar, we have the HTL8162. It boasts of a premium glass design and touch panel. It has 160W of sound output and comes with a wireless subwoofer. The top of the soundbar which has a glass design also boasts of touch controls. The soundbar connects to the TV via HDMI ARC. It also supports Bluetooth. The Philips HTL8162 Soundbar is priced at Rs 19,990.
The Philips HTL8121 Soundbar also brings with it the same glass finish found on the HTL8162 but it does not have an external subwoofer. It boasts of an integrated subwoofer. It also has 120W of sound output. The soundbar has two 5.25-inch drivers and four 2.25-inch drivers. For connectivity, it has an optical port, USB port, audio-in port and Bluetooth. The Philips HTL8121 Soundbar is priced at Rs 16,990.
Next up, we have the Philips HTL8120 Soundbar. Instead of glass, this soundbar comes with a premium mesh finish. It does not have an external subwoofer. It boasts of an integrated subwoofer. It also has 120W of sound output. The soundbar has two 5.25-inch drivers, four 2.25-inch drivers and two 1-inch drivers. For connectivity, it has an optical port, USB port, audio-in port and Bluetooth along with HDMI ARC. The Philips HTL8120 Soundbar is priced at Rs 14,990.
The last two bars on the list are the Philips HTL1042 and HTL1020. Both are 2.0 CH soundbar with 40W and 20W sound output respectively. They support Bluetooth wireless streaming. The HTL1042 and HTL1020 are priced at Rs 7,990 and Rs 4,990 respectively.
Moving over to Philips’ party speakers, we have the TANX200. It claims to have 14 hours playback from a single charge. The speaker has two 2-inch tweeters and two 5.25 bass drivers. It has two mic inputs and one guitar input as well. The Philips TANX200 Party Speakers is priced at Rs 25,990. It also comes with a built-in carry handle to take the speakers with you on the go.
The Philips TANX4205 is priced at Rs 21,990 while the TANX4105 is priced at Rs 18,990. Both the party speakers boast of Bluetooth connectivity and support for playback from a USB drive and an SD card.