Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar Plus and Ambeo Sub have been launched at IFA 2022. The new soundbar is part of the Ambeo range that was launched in 2019 along with the original Ambeo soundbar. Notably, the Ambeo Soundbar Plus is smaller and costs significantly less than the original Ambeo soundbar, which has been rebranded as the Ambeo Soundbar Max to differentiate between the two. The Ambeo Sub is an optional wireless subwoofer that can be used with a soundbar range for extra punch in the low-end.
Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar Plus, Ambeo Sub price and availability
Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar Plus It costs $1,500 (approx. Rs. 1,20,000), while Ambeo Sub Its price is $ 700 (about Rs 56,000). Both the products will be available for sale in the global markets from 22nd September. There is no information yet on when the new products will be launched in India.
As mentioned, despite the ‘Plus’ branding, the new soundbar is smaller and costs less than the original Ambeo soundbar that was launched in 2019. The older and larger soundbar has been rebranded as the new soundbar. Ambeo Soundbar Max, and now its price has dropped from $2,500 to $2,000. In India, the Ambeo Soundbar Max is available for Rs. 1,99,990.
Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar Plus, Ambeo Sub Specifications & Features
The Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar Plus is smaller in size than the Ambeo Soundbar Max, and features a 7.1.4-channel setup that is completely contained within a single bar speaker. The system’s total sound output is rated at 400W, and connectivity options include HDMI eARC, HDMI pass through, optical audio (S/PDIF), and stereo RCA.
There’s also dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5 connectivity, and support for Dolby Atmos and DTS:X audio formats. Customization and customization features for the soundbar can be accessed on the Sennheiser Smart Control app. Apple AirPlay 2, Chromecast built-in and Spotify Connect are also supported on the Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar Plus.
The Ambeo Sub is a wireless subwoofer meant to be used with the Ambeo Plus, but as an optional upgrade if you’re looking for a little more attack and punch in the lows. The subwoofer has a rated sound output of 350W, and also works with the Sennheiser Smart Control app, offering customization functions.