At the CES 2011, JVC introduces two new surround soundbar home theater system, the TH-BC1 and TH-BC3 designed to complement today’s high definition displays. The BC1 and BC3 soundbars feature 60-watt (30 watts per channel) output, two-channel SRS StudioSound HD and built-in FM tuner. They have analog input and two digital audio inputs (optical and coaxial) and a subwoofer pre-out.
The JVC TH-BC3 adds a push-open dock for iPod/iPhone for playback and charging. It has two HDMI 1.4 inputs and one HDMI 1.4 output with HDMI CEC connectivity, 3D ready video pass through, stand by pass through and ARC (Audio Return Channel), as well as a composite video output for enjoying movie via iPod/iPhone.
The TH-BC1 and TH-BC3 soundbar systems will be released in Janaury for $149.95 and in February for $249.95, respectively.