Harman Kardon Automotive BMW

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Pure Listening Pleasure

Partnership

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Dynamic, powerful, and utterly transfixing. Harman Kardon in BMW delivers unparalleled listening enjoyment. For over 30 years, Harman Kardon sound systems have been expertly designed to fill each BMW model’s unique interior with detailed, balanced sound that holds you spellbound. It’s a listening experience that enhances each moment behind the wheel so that every journey becomes extraordinary.



Vehicle Models

Harman Kardon is available in every BMW model.
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THE 2
360 WATTS  12 SPEAKERS
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THE 3
464 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE 4
600 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE 5
464 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE 7
464 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE 8
464 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE X2
360 WATTS  12 SPEAKERS
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THE X3
464 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE X7
464 WATTS  16 SPEAKERS
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THE i3
360 WATTS  12 SPEAKERS
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THE i8
360 WATTS  12 SPEAKERS

Videos

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Harman Kardon Sound Check | Episode 1:
Sound of E-Mobility
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Harman Kardon Sound Check | Episode 2:
“The Perfection of Sound”
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Harman Kardon Sound Check | Episode 3:
“The sound of the city”

Technologies

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7 ×
26 mm aluminum dome tweeters for crystal clear treble
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2 ×
217 mm subwoofers for a punchy bass
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7 ×
100 mm midrange speakers for clear and accurate reproduction of voices
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464 watt Logic 7 amplifier for a dynamic listening experience
*Representative vehicle model shown. Speaker specifications & locations may vary.
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From the rumble of the bass to the trill of the trumpet, hear every note with incredible clarity. Patented QLS technology separates input sources, redistributing them into individual streams and speakers to create truly immersive surround sound.

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Lose yourself in the rhythm of your music from any seat in the car, thanks to Logic 7 Surround Sound technology. Music is converted into a surround sound experience, providing rich, captivating sound that reaches every corner – even the backseat.

Reviews

  • BMW M850i Convertible – Matthew DeBord, Business Insider

    “The Harman Kardon surround-sound audio system is brilliant. BMW has really found a superb partner here.”

  • BMW X7 – Philippe Daix, Top Speed

    “The 10-speaker Harman Kardon audio system is powerful and offers a crisp sound.”

  • BMW X4M – Scott Sturgis, Philadelphia Inquirer

    “…Sound from the Harman Kardon stereo system is excellent”

  • BMW 3 Series – Mark Rechtin, Motor Trend

    “…the Harman Kardon audio system is super clear and crisp.”