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HARMAN Introduces JBL Control X and Control X Wireless Speakers
      #47556 - 01/12/15 04:22 PM

HARMAN has announced the JBL Control X and JBL Control X Wireless Series indoor and outdoor speakers. The new models will replace all existing JBL Control products, with the exception of the standard base-level JBL Control One. Here's more info:

The new JBL Control X range will initially consist of two products, the JBL Control X Wireless and the JBL Control X. The JBL Control X Wireless is a compact, yet powerful, active Bluetooth stereo speaker pair thatcan be used in the home or outdoors. It is the world's first truly wireless stereo Bluetooth speaker pair that allows a user to add an additional wireless stereo pair without any wires or cables between each speaker. Users can opt to use a single speaker, both speakers or up to four speakers at once, depending on the location or need.

The JBL Control X Wireless adds improved performance and portability over the existing JBL Control 2.4G and 2.4G AW models. Along with these enhancements, both new models feature an all-new design that echoes the recognized JBL Control form factor, but with an updated, modern look. The JBL Control X Wireless loudspeaker is available in graphite, red and white, and the JBL Control X model is available in white and black finishes.

JBL Control X Wireless Loudspeakers features:

-Portable, rugged design for use indoors and outdoors
-High Definition Imaging (HDI) waveguide design with 1-inch (25mm) CMMD Lite tweeter
-5.25-inch (130mm) glass fiber reinforced poly cone
-60W Class-D digital amplification built-in to each speake
-AC/DC power operation (5-hour battery life)
-Bluetooth and 3.5 mm audio input� Boundary compensation switch improves performance based on speaker location
-No wires to connect between speakers
-Four-play mode allows two pairs to work together to provide coverage to a wide area
-Stereo or summed mono modes provide flexibility depending on usage and placement
-Patented Slipstream-tuned port serves as a handle, while providing deep bass response
-Rubberized interface with power, volume and playback controls, plus battery status LEDs

JBL Control X Loudspeakers features:

-Rugged, weatherized design for use indoors and outdoors
-High Definition Imaging (HDI) waveguide design with 1-inch (25mm) CMMD Lite tweeter
-5.25-inch (130mm) glass fiber reinforced poly cone
-3/8"-16 threaded insert for mounting
-200W peak / 50W continuous power handling
-Patented Slipstream-tuned port delivers deep bass response
-Gold binding post terminals for easy connection to a receiver or multi-zone amplifier

Models JBL Control X - 2-way 5.25" (130mm) Indoor / Outdoor Loudspeakers
JBL Control X Wireless - 2-way 5.25" (130mm) Portable Stereo Bluetooth Loudspeakers

Pricing and Availability
For additional information on JBL Control X Wireless (MSRP $499/PR) and JBL Control X ($299/PR) visit


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