harman kardon® HKTS 20 at a glance:
- 5.1-channel home theater sound system
- Décor complimenting exterior design
- Powerful 200-watt subwoofer
- Four, two-way satellite speakers
- Magnetically shielded loudspeaker components
- Voice-matched, dual-driver center speaker
- Bass-boost controls and subwoofer phase switches
- 2-½ way crossover network
- An LFE (low frequency effects) input connection
- Compatible with the HTFS 3 floor stands (sold separately)
- Upgradeable to 7.1-channels
- Energy-saving features
- All components included
- Harman/Kardon® sound: A legacy of achievement
5.1-channel home theater sound system
Engineered to serve as the complete home theater speaker package, the HKTS 20BQ integrates a high-performance 5.1-channel speaker system, a 200-watt subwoofer, front and rear satellites, and a center loudspeaker into one sophisticated offering.
Décor complimenting exterior design
Possessing a décor-complimenting design style, the HKTS 20BQ system enhances any bookshelf or entertainment center on which it appears. Its captivating exterior effortlessly pleases the eye thanks to its glossy black accents, polished surfaces and elegant symmetry.
Powerful 200-wat subwoofer
The HKTS 20BQ’s bass-loving 200-watt subwoofer delivers every note of hard-charging playback that Hollywood filmmakers want you to hear. Offering a deep, authoritative bass that heightens every ounce of feature film realism, the eight-inch (200mm) HKTS 20BQ subwoofer lends an impressive richness and credibility to your home theater experience.
Four, two-way satellite speakers
The HKTS 20BQ system includes four identical two-way satellite speakers, a video-shielded dome tweeter and an impressive, bass-pumping 200-watt subwoofer. These components are all engineered to work together to deliver a richer, more realistic, soundstage to your favorite movies, games and TV shows.
Magnetically shielded loudspeaker components
The HKTS 20BQ uses magnetically shielded loudspeaker components to deliver high-quality imagery even when you place your loudspeakers near a TV, diminishing image disturbance caused by radiation coming from inside the loudspeaker component. .
Voice-matched, dual-driver center speaker
The HKTS 20’s tandem center-channel speakers are inspiring overachievers when it comes to presenting movies, TV shows or other media created with a multi-channel sound system. Offering clear, precise dialogue, the HKTS 20BQ offers a 360-degree soundstage that’s faithful to the source.
Bass-boost controls and subwoofer phase switches
With its bass controls and subwoofer switches, your HKTS 20BQ sound system can tailor bass output to your personal taste and room acoustics. Even better, these two features allow you to optimize subwoofer performance to complement your desired speaker placement.
2-½ way crossover network
The HKTS 20BQ home theater speaker system has a 2-½ way crossover function that helps your system effect smooth transitions between the midrange satellite speakers and the tweeters. The higher you set the crossover, the higher the power output, and the easier it is to direct playback to your desired listening area.
An LFE (low frequency effects) input connection
The HKTS 20BQ integrates an LFE (low-frequency effects) input connection for its subwoofer. This state-of-the-art advance bypasses the internal crossover of source units that have built-in crossover networks (because the HKTS 20BQ subwoofer provides better performance), letting you connect freely to a wide variety of electronic devices.
Compatible with the HTFS 3 floor stands (sold separately)
For an alternative to wall mounting, the Harman/Kardon® HTFS 3 floor stands are available for pairing with the HKTS 20BQ satellite speaker system. Endowed with a slim profile, each freestanding HTFS 3 is distinctively designed to complement any décor elegantly while allowing you to set your two-way satellite speakers at the ideal listening position.
Upgradeable to 7.1-channels
By adding an additional pair of back-channel surround loudspeakers to your HKTS 20BQ system, you’ll to unleash its 7.1-channel capability and experience every shred of surround sound as you elevate the impact of your overall entertainment experience.
The HKTS 20BQ utilizes low standby energy consumption that equals less than one watt of power. By meeting these “green” standards, the system helps to keep sound quality high and your energy bill low.
All components included
As a complete home theater package, the HKTS 20BQ has everything you need including satellite bases, wall-mounting hardware and all necessary cables in one box. And by including removable shelf-mount stands and wall-mount brackets for the satellite and center speakers, the HKTS 20BQ offers you great flexibility for installing your system in different locations.
Harman/Kardon® sound: A legacy of achievement
Exemplifying the balance among high style, modern design and audio ingenuity, the HKTS 20BQ system fully embodies the spirit of Harman/Kardon® innovation, a legacy represented by discerning audio enthusiasts for almost 60 years. Harman/Kardon® engineers have consistently advanced the science of sound, developing products that are dedicated to quality, durability and most importantly, generating rave reviews from audiophiles.