Blaupunkt has been active in the India market for the past few months, launching a range of consumer electronics that go beyond the company’s typical expertise in car audio. The company has launched a range of TVs and headphones in India and now it is expanding its range to include soundbars. The company has launched two new soundbars in India, the SBW-100 and SBW-02, priced at ₹12,990 and ₹17,990 respectively.
The Blaupunkt SBW-100 is the more affordable of the duo and is priced at ₹12,990, although it is currently available on Amazon for a discounted price of ₹6,499. The Soundbar comes with an output of 120W, with a primary two-channel speaker with two 2.25-inch drivers, and a subwoofer with a 6.5-inch driver. The speaker is front firing while the woofer is side firing. For connectivity, the soundbar supports auxiliary, Bluetooth, USB, and optical audio, and has a dedicated remote control.
The Blaupunkt SBW-02 is priced at ₹17,990 and is currently available at a discounted price of ₹7,490 on Amazon. The SBW-02 has a lower rated output of 100W, but has Dolby Digital HD sound tuning, promising better audio quality. Moreover, the SBW-02 features HDMI with Audio Return Channel (ARC) for audio connectivity, allowing for audio transmission over HDMI while retaining visuals on the TV. Similar to SBW-100, this soundbar has a dedicated remote, and connectivity through auxiliary, Bluetooth, USB and optical audio.
Blaupunkt recently launched new audio products in India, including the Blaupunkt BTW-01 truly wireless earbuds, Blaupunkt BE-10 Floatz IPX7 wireless earphones and Blaupunkt EM01 budget earphones. The German brand has been capitalizing on its expertise in the car audio space, where it manufactures a range of speakers, amplifiers and head units for vehicles.
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