Vizio graced CES 2010 with its latest line up of wireless High Definition audio products. The array includes the likes of home theater surround sound systems with wireless subwoofers dubbed as the VHT200, VHT212 2.1 and VSB200. There is also a wireless home theater headphone titled VHP100 and a VHB100 Stereo Bluetooth Headphone.
The VHT200 2.0 HD Home Theater Sound bar can be espied in a slim 32” appearance and is ideal for 32” and 37” HDTVs. The VHT212 2.1 HD Home Theater Sound bar with Wireless Subwoofer and iPod Dock has the ability to be paired with wireless headphones from Vizio. The VHT512 5.1 HD Home Theater Surround Sound System comprises of wireless surround speakers, subwoofer and iPod dock. This offering can also be seamlessly paired with Vizio’s wireless headphones.
“Research shows that consumers believe that it is important to purchase accessory components from the same manufacturer as their HDTV, and these complimentary HD audio products are a very high priority for consumers once they have selected their HDTV. Our new audio products have been designed with the same approach as our televisions, delivering the latest technology and style with the industry’s best value, and our wireless ecosystem makes connectivity for each component both easy and seamless,” stated Laynie Newsome, Vizio Co-Founder and VP Sales and Marketing Communications.
The VSB200 2.0 channel and VSB201 2.1 channel HD Home Theater Sound bars with Wireless Subwoofer sound bars now feature Dolby Digital audio support and a new remote control. They also include cutting edge sound technologies like SRS TruSurround HD and SRS TruVolume. The VHT200 and VHT212 bear a price tag of $149.99 and $249.99 respectively and are scheduled for an April 2010 release. The VHT512 can be acquired for $399.99 when it starts shipping by May 2010. The VSB200 and VSB210WS cost $199.99 and $349.99 respectively.
The VHP100 Wireless Home Theater Headphones with iPod Dock provides premium audio performance complete with active noise cancellation. All this can be espied in a comfortable design which fits snuggly over the ears. The integrated iPod dock accepts SPDIF and RCA inputs. The lithium polymer battery for the product provides up to 5 hours and includes a USB charger and hard case. The VHP100 is set to hit markets in May for $299.99.
The VHB100 Stereo Bluetooth Headphones with Microphone meets Bluetooth 2.0 specifications and delivers high quality audio for mobile phone as well as stereo music. The quality is backed up with SRS WOW HD and SRS CircleSurround as well as SRS Bluetooth PureSpeech. The product offers easy pairing to Bluetooth enabled components as well as Vizio VIA-enabled HDTVs. There is also a 3.5mm jack provided for use with non-Bluetooth connections. The rechargeable Lithium Ion battery offers a minimum of 8 hours playback and is expected to make it into markets by March for $99.99.