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Harman Kardon Citation 500

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Large Tabletop Smart Home Loudspeaker System

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Beautiful Sound That Speaks To You

The Harman Kardon Citation 500 is a next generation stereo smart speaker designed for large rooms. Easy to use with its full-color LCD touch screen, Citation 500 blends innovation in home audio with attention to detail in design, allowing for sophisticated looks and powerful sound. Music lovers will love the full-range, detailed sound with access to over 300 music services and high-definition streaming through Chromecast built-in. The Google Assistant brings convenient voice control to your Citation 500 for hands-free help around the home. Get answers, play music, organize your day, control your smart home, enjoy your entertainment and more, just with your voice!

Item# HKCITATION500GRYAM

General Specifications

Power Supply 100-240V – 50/60Hz
Power consumption in sleep mode <2.0 Watts
Bluetooth® version 4.2
Bluetooth transmitter frequency range 2402 – 2480MHz
Bluetooth transmitter power <10dBm
Bluetooth transmitter modulation GFSK,π/4 DQPSK, 8DPSK
Wireless network 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz/5GHz)
2.4G Wi-Fi transmitter frequency range 2412 – 2472MHz (2.4GHzISM Band, USA 11 Channels, Europe and others 13 Channels)
2.4G Wi-Fi transmitter power <20dBm
2.4G Wi-Fi modulation DBPSK, DQPSK, CCK, QPSK, BPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM
5G Wi-Fi transmitter power <23dBm
5G Wi-Fi modulation QPSK, BPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, 256QAM
5G Wi-Fi transmitter frequency range 5.15 - 5.35GHz, 5.470 - 5.725GHz, 5.725 - 5.825GHz
Note CITATION 500 is intended to be used for streaming music. A consumer can stream Bluetooth audio to the speaker. A consumer can connect their speaker to the localWi-Fi Network and stream music with Google Chromecast. In addition, the speaker will work with Google Home. This product is designed to be instantly on and ready to play music at a moment's notice, therefore, the Bluetooth andWi-Fi connection must remain active at all times to ensure proper operation. CITATION 500 is in compliance with the European Union energy legislation. CITATION 500 will enter into sleep mode (networked standby) after 20 minutes without operation, after which it can be re-activated via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.

Audio Specifications

Signal-to-noise ratio >80dB
Supported audio formats HE-AAC, LC-AAC, MP3, Vorbis, WAV (LPCM), FLAC, Opus
Output power 200W RMS
Transducer 2 x 25mm tweeter, 2 x 131mm woofer

Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D) 374 x 212 x 172 mm
Weight 7.6 kg (16.8lb)
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Spec Sheet (EN)

English 1 MB
  • 1 x Citation 500
  • 1 x Quick-start guide
  • 1 x Warranty sheet
  • 1 x Safety sheet
  • 1 x power cable (1.8m)
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We are going to talk about our new programmable preset feature.

With this feature, you can add a voice command such as "Turn off the lights in the Bedroom" or "Play my playlist Rock road classic" without using your voice.
Once you have recorded the action, you will see an icon on your Citation display. Tap on this specific recorded command, and the Citation will do all the magic for you!

Enough of what it can do, let us create a preset:\n
  1. Scroll down on your Citation Display to you see "Voice presets."
  2. Press on the + sign.
  3. Say your command: Play Radio FM\n\t
    1. Do not use "Hey or OK, Google at this point."
    \n\t
  4. Press the "V" icon after the command is finished.
  5. Select an icon.
  6. Your Preset is now ready, tap it to give it a try.
\nTo delete any presets.\n\n
  • Press and hold down the preset.
  • A menu will appear, hit the "TRASHCAN" icon.
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  1. Go into the Wi-Fi settings on the iPhone/iPad
  2. Select the speaker you want to set up AirPlay under “SET UP NEW AIRPLAY SPEAKER...” on the lower part of the display.
  3. Choose the Wi-Fi network you want to connect this speaker to, then press Next. This should normally be the same network your phone is connected to, which will appear as the default option.
  4. The speaker will connect to the Wi-Fi network. Press Done to finish the setup.
  5. After setup is successful. You can tap the Airplay symbol in Control Center or from your favorite audio streaming app to use AirPlay from your iPhone and iPad.
\nNote:\n\n
  • If you don’t see the correct Wi-Fi network, make sure that the speaker is in range of the Wi-Fi router or access point.
  • If your iPhone or iPad has never connected to this Wi-Fi network before, you will need to enter the Wi-Fi password at this time. Most users will not need to enter this password.
  • If you cannot see your speaker under “SET UP NEW AIRPLAY SPEAKER...”, unplug and plug in power again to start it again.
  • About streaming music from Apple TV, iTunes and Mac, you can visit https://support.apple.com/HT202809 for more information.
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