JVC introduces in the US the TH-BA3 and TH-BS7 soundbar home theater systems. Both systems support Dolby Digital, DTS and Dolby Pro Logic II.
The former is a dual wireless 280-watt, 5.1-channel surround sound system that includes a sound bar, wireless subwoofer and wireless rear speaker kit comprised of wireless left and right surround speakers and a wireless receiver. The soundbar itself ontains four speakers – one each for the left and right main channels and two for the center channel. It supports Dolby Digital, DTS and Dolby ProLogic II surround signals.
JVC TH-BS7, on the other hand, is a slim soundbar designed to match the slimmest of flat panel HDTVs. It includes a sliver of a soundbar that measures just 1.4 inches (36mm) tall, an even slimmer wall-mountable amplifier/control unit and a six-inch wireless subwoofer. The 4.1-channel TH-BS7 system offers 180-watt output.
JVC TH-BA3 and TH-BS7 will be released soon for $549.95 and $599.95 respectively.