INTRODUCING THE JBL® LINK SERIES: IMMERSIVE JBL SOUND NOW AVAILABLE WITH THE GOOGLE ASSISTANT
INTRODUCING THE JBL® LINK SERIES:
IMMERSIVE JBL SOUND NOW AVAILABLE WITH THE GOOGLE ASSISTANT
SINGAPORE, May 2018 – HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets has unveiled the JBL LINK series, the first voice-activated speakers to bring together JBL’s Signature Sound with the Google Assistant. Available in four models, the LINK 10, LINK 20, LINK 300 and LINK 500, give consumers rich, full-range sound and instant access to their favorite music through voice control.JBL LINK is a hands-free voice-activated speaker series with the Google Assistant built-in. Users can stream music, ask questions, manage everyday tasks, and easily control smart devices around the home – simply by using voice commands. By saying “Ok, Google,” the device can help perform tasks like playing a favorite song, finding delicious recipes for dinner parties, or even checking traffic before leaving the house.
Merging JBL’s signature sound and Google’s voice assistant technology, JBL LINK speakers bring together a powerful listening experience and a conversational voice assistant. The LINK speakers feature high-definition music streaming with Chromecast built-in, providing an elevated music experience, best-in class sound quality and endless entertainment from the most popular music and entertainment apps, all through a simple voice command.
“We are thrilled to pair JBL’s incredible legacy of award-winning sound with our growing line-up of voice-controlled speakers,” said Ms. Grace Koh, VP and General Manager, Lifestyle Audio Division of Asia Pacific at HARMAN. “The JBL LINK is an outstanding wireless smart speaker that truly brings world-class innovation right into the home of our consumers.”
The LINK 10 and LINK 20 speakers are designed to be highly portable with 5 and 10 hours of battery life respectively, and the IPX7 waterproof design gives LINK even more versatility for enjoyment outdoors. The LINK 300 and LINK 500 deliver more powerful sound. Multiple speakers can be easily linked together for a big, bold multi-room listening experience—within reach of any home Wi-Fi network.The JBL LINK series with the Google Assistant will be available on https://www.jbl.com.sg/link.html and all leading retailers in Singapore from May 2018 onwards. For more information, please refer to the media release attached in this email.
The JBL LINK series is available for purchase at all leading retailers.
For more than 70 years, JBL® has been bringing people closer through great music experiences – from concert venues, opera houses, sports stadiums, movie theatres, to homes. With its extensive range of audio products for consumers, like its iconic range of dynamic earphones and headphones, to its smart audio series for portable, all-consuming sound and its connected home range for ultimate intensity even at home, JBL® elevates experiences with immersive audio to make life more epic.
JBL® is endorsed by music professionals all over the world, including Demi Lovato, DNCE, Quincy Jones and Lang Lang. JBL® brings the power of music to you—wherever and whenever—so you can make the most of the moment.
JBL® is a part of the HARMAN Group, along with other leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.ABOUT HARMAN
HARMAN (harman.com) 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 Co., Ltd.