JBL’s newest soundbar is the audio firm’s first to help Dolby Atmos, and it’s taking a novel method to its rear audio system that may make it a extra handy machine to your front room. Rather than counting on working cables to your rear audio system, or utilizing wi-fi rear audio system that must be plugged into the wall for energy, the JBL Bar 9.1 has completely wi-fi, battery-powered rear audio system.
The two audio system cost by being plugged into the primary soundbar unit, however whenever you wish to use them, you may detach them and place them behind the place you’re sitting. JBL reckons you’ll get 10 hours of playback from a single cost, which ought to be greater than sufficient time to make it by means of most film marathons or Netflix binges. Both the soundbar and rear audio system embody upward-firing drivers that bounce hold forth the ceiling to make it sound prefer it’s coming from above you.
If you wish to stream content material to the soundbar, then you definately’ve obtained a selection of Bluetooth, in addition to Google Chromecast and Apple AirPlay 2. In addition to Dolby Atmos, the bar additionally helps the Dolby Vision HDR customary. Along with the soundbar and removable rear audio system, there’s additionally a 10-inch powered subwoofer as a part of the system.
The JBL Bar 9.1 might be obtainable beginning in Spring 2020 for $899.95 within the US.