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Sabre SB 35


Devastatingly slim home entertainment soundbar with compact subwoofer

£999.99999.99 each
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The ideal fit for absolute sound. The Harman Kardon Sabre sound bar redefines what a home entertainment system should be in a modern form, function and design. With an ultra-thin, 32mm, aluminum-finished sound bar and a compact, companion subwoofer the Sabre makes bulky audio equipment look and sound entirely passé. With custom developed Harman Kardon drivers tuned to perfection and maximum processing power for the latest audio technologies, the Harman Kardon Sabre doesn’t just look the part – it sounds it as well. Enjoy a rich, multi-channel listening experience for your home entertainment system while, with one quick and easy install via HDMI, let the new Harman Kardon Sabre upgrade your entire home theater experience to the level of cutting-edge. Set-up and manage your system through its easy-to-read, on-screen display, stream music via Bluetooth® from your smart phone and savor how Sabre can enrich both the look and the sound of your living room.

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  • 1 Remote control
  • 1 x Optical connector cable
  • 1 x Analog connector cable
  • 1 Harman Kardon Sabre home theater sound bar system
  • 1 x HDMI connector cables
  • Quick-start guide
  • 1 Table stand
  • 1 AC cable
  • 1 IR Repeater
  • 1 Wall mount stand
  • 1 power supply adaptor with AC cable
  • 1 Harman Kardon Sabre powered wireless subwoofer
  • 1 floor stand

For all its physical unobtrusiveness, the Harman Kardon Sabre meets – and surpasses – your highest expectations for audio clarity, depth, and calibration. See what Harman Kardon custom speakers can do for your favorite movies and music.

To maximize your home theater results, you need to rely on the earth-moving punch of a powered subwoofer to complement the clarity of high and mid-range sound for the complete experience. Compact and wireless.

There's a reason we call it the Sabre: its cutting-edge technology is designed into an ultra-thin aluminum frame that fits comfortably above or below your flat-screen television: the perfect pairing of sound to vision.

Immerse yourself into one of two possible, built-in Harman surround sound options. Whether you're more in the mood for Harman Virtual Sound or for Wave Sound is your decision: either way, you'll be hearing at the highest-ranked levels of 5.1, natural sound processing.

Harman Kardon understands the importance of cross-platform connectivity: it's one of the hallmarks of the perfect home theater system. That's why the Harman Kardon Sabre is designed for simplicity with an easy one-cable HDMI connection and compatibility with the best in both iOS and Android devices wireless through Bluetooth® technology.

Connect the HDMI cable to the television and set up the Sabre from the comfort of your sofa. Sabre's On-Screen Display protocol makes set-up simple and it's easy-to-follow. No more searching for hidden buttons – just grab the remote and make yourself comfortable.

Frequency Response
43Hz – 22 KHz
Frequency Response
43Hz – 22 KHz
Speaker Power Consumption
4 x 20W + 4 x 15W
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Speaker Height (mm)
Speaker Width (mm)
Speaker Weight (kg)
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Sabre SB 35 is rated 4.636363636363637 out of 5 by 11.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent sound bar Bought this sound bar few days back on half price. Got mixed reviews so decided to try it out. But I have no regrets, it delivers good sound quality for music and movies. I connect my laptop to my TV and my TV aux out is connected to sound bar. HK should provide more HDMI cables. But it can be bought locally. I have a request to engineering team to enhance the manual and mobile app. For e.g. Manual does not explain the usage of settings on sub woofer. Anyways an excellent product.
Date published: 2016-07-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sleek design and incredible sound Received it days ago and i am 100% pleased!!!!!!!!
Date published: 2016-07-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Technology... Compact size, Great Sound..!! I just bought the system last last month and i am confident to write a review. Compact, Easy to setup, Perfect for family/Gathering room. Price reflects the quality here, so it's worth buying. In-fact, all my guests inquired about this product after hearing sound quality of this system. I would definitely recommend this product to all my friends.
Date published: 2016-05-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful system I had great results with a lower end soundbar system from Philips, but wanted to upgrade with my new screen and BD player. I have always thought highly of the Harman Kardon brand products, so I placed my order for the Sabre, expecting to be fully satisfied with my choice; however, I was blown away by the rich, full sound of the system! Although the provided instructioins were sparse, and I had to purchase two additional micro HDMI cables, I couldn't be happier with the Sabre, it fully delivered on all my expectations. Thank you Harman Kardon!
Date published: 2014-12-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best soundbar system. Period. I purchased this unit a year ago and have been blown away by how amazing it has made my music and movies sound. The action feels like its happening right around me with the thumping wireless subwoofer that you can place anywhere independent of the wireless sound bar. The slim sound bar is designed beautifully and my guests marvel at how thin it is. This is so much better than having a cluster of speakers. Oh and the sound bar when put it virtual mode makes it sound like surround sound audio. Extremely satisfied one year later and hopefully for many more years to come!
Date published: 2014-11-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great system I bought it two weeks ago. The sound is great and reach
Date published: 2014-09-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simply awesome I owned a home theater system that cost 3 times more so as an audiophile I was skeptical. No worries. The SB 35 is far and away the best audio I've experienced in my 62 years. Thank you Harmon Kardon for exceeding my highest expectations!
Date published: 2014-02-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Built in quality The overall quality of the product is amazing, they took care from all aspects of the product. The sound quality is very impressive and the set up is quite easy to install. The bad thing is that the documentations is not as good, the system have many features but the manual does not show them.
Date published: 2013-12-19
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when is sabre sb 35 available in uk market? i has wait for 3 weeks but it still in sold out status.

Asked by: jason927
Hi, Thank you for your question. They should be available within 1 month, we just had a huge demand for this soundbar. You might be able to find the SB35 in a shop, as some shops have them in stock. If you need any other help, please contact our helpdesk
Answered by: Danny HARMAN
Date published: 2016-10-18

Hi, does the subwoofer have to stand upright or can it be laid on its side under a piece of furniture?

Asked by: SLJ20016
The Sub is designed as a downfiring sub woofer, with that said, it would produce sound differently when firing sound downwards compared to it firing sound sideways. Downfiring subs sound better when the woofer is pointing downwards rather than sideways. You can still use the sub in that application(pointing sideways) but it would really sound differently from before.
Answered by: Amir at Customer Service
Date published: 2016-10-10

Hi, how far from the soundbar can I place the subwoofer?  My preferred location for the subwoofer is about 20 feet from the soundbar.  Is that going to work?  Thank you very much.

Asked by: SLJ20016
That should work as the threshold for bluetooth connectivity between the soundbar and the sub is 10m(32ft.). However, you should consider removing any other electronic device in between or surrounding the soundbar and the sub as it may cause interference between the system.
Answered by: Amir at Customer Service
Date published: 2016-10-09

Hallo. ich habe den Sabre SB 35 8.1 und Kabel fernsehen der Ton wird da Dolby Digital und auch in PCM ausgestrahlt. Ich kann aber den Ton PCM mit dem Sabre SB 35 nicht hören an was liegt das, habe ich das falsche Sound System gekauft?? MfG Wolfgang

Asked by: Wolfgang Roszkiewicz
Hallo! Vielen Dank für Ihr Interesse an Harman/Kardon SB 35. Der Sabre SB 35 unterstützt sowohl Dolby Digital als auch PCM. Um Ihnen weiterhelfen zu können, werden wir Ihnen eine E-Mail schreiben.
Answered by: Andreea
Date published: 2016-09-30

jag har köpt en sabre 35. jag undrar om kan jag koppar den till en förstärkare(denon). på så sätt jag vill höra ljud från andra högtalare som jag har hemma

Asked by: masd
Hej och tack för din förfrågan! Vi ska kontakta dig i en e-post för att undersöka problemet. Ha en bra dag!
Answered by: Adrian
Date published: 2016-09-19

Hej!  Har ett knäppande ljud i min SB 35 när jag väljer bland menyer på tex min Apple TV. Vad kan detta bero på?  Sen undrar jag även hur man uppgraderar firmware på SB 35.  Tack på förhand!  Med vänlig hälsning, Jonas

Asked by: Socknocker
Det är inte menyn som hörs. Kan det bero på den optiska kabeln? Står PCM varje gång det knäpper. 
Answered by: Socknocker
Date published: 2016-09-13

play movie blu-ray disc , pressed virtual button on the remote . after a while , 2 second of no sound and the soundbar changed to " AC3 " , then sound resumed . while playing movie with louder soundtrack , i found short pause on sound . setting issue ?

Asked by: David c
update : problem solved . need to set the sound output of the blu-ray player to PCM out but not 5.1 . the sound is perfect without pause now .
Answered by: david c
Date published: 2016-09-06

Hi! I just buy an SB35 soundbar, i plug it to my Tv (LG 4K) with optical wire. The soundbar alway shuting off after 10-15 minutes... What can i do to resolve my problem?

Asked by: Renaud
There might also be a problem with distance, i noticed my self there wasn't any sound from the bass, after a while I found out the bass should be 1 meter away for optimal connection 
Answered by: Erik hoie
Date published: 2016-08-28
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