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Harman Kardon for BMW

The perfect fusion of driving pleasure and a unique sound experience. Be inspired by a world of rich sound and sophisticated design. 

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BMW & Harman Kardon®:
A Perfect Match.

BMW and Harman Kardon both embody excellent performance, top quality, extensive individuality and the principle of enjoyment. Together, these two iconic brands stand for pioneering systems that demonstrate technological and emotional leadership.

BMW models

BMW 1 Series 3-Door

  • BMW 1 Series 3-Door

  • BMW 1 Series 5-Door

BMW 1 Series 3-Door Sports Hatch

The one and only. There are many cars in the compact class – but only one BMW. The BMW 1 Series claims the pole position as the definitive driver´s choice. For any serious car fanatic the combination of front-engine and rear-wheel drive is the law, the must-have to achieve unbridled driving fun.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front and rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 360-watttotal output
BMW 1 Series 5-Door

  • BMW 1 Series 3-Door

  • BMW 1 Series 5-Door

BMW 1 Series 5-Door Sports Hatch

The one and only. There are many cars in the compact class – but only one BMW. The BMW 1 Series claims the pole position as the definitive driver´s choice. For any serious car fanatic the combination of front-engine and rear-wheel drive is the law, the must-have to achieve unbridled driving fun.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front and rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 360-watttotal output
BMW 2 Series Coupé

  • BMW 2 Series Coupé

  • BMW 2 Series Convertible

  • BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

  • BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

BMW 2 Series Coupé

The BMW 2 Series – driving pleasure times two. The BMW 2 Series Coupé combines exciting dynamics and aesthetic perfection. A free spirit - full of adventure, inspirational and a worthy homage to the legendary coupes of the BMW history.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front and rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 360-watt total output
BMW 2 Series Convertible

  • BMW 2 Series Coupé

  • BMW 2 Series Convertible

  • BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

  • BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

BMW 2 Series Convertible

Powerful and dynamic, the Harman Kardon premium surround sound system presented in BMW 2 Series Convertible. The total of 12 speakers reflects the self-confident character of the BMW 2 Series Convertible with crystal-clear trebles, rich bass notes, natural-sounding mid-ranges and a customized design. The Class-D amplifier with a total output of 360 Watts perfectly rounds off an unmistakable sound experience.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

15 ×26 mm metal-matrix tweeters, dashboard, front & either side at the back
22 × 217 mm woofer (central bass), under the front seats
35 ×100 mm midrange ALumaprene, dashboard, front & either side at rear
4Harman Kardon® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with total output of 360 Watts
BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

  • BMW 2 Series Coupé

  • BMW 2 Series Convertible

  • BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

  • BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

Sport, travel, family - just choose your activity and get started! The Harman Kardon premium surround sound system accompanies you with compelling sound on all your excursions in the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer. The 12 perfectly positioned and matched high-performance speakers, together with the 360 ​​Watt DSP amplifier in Class-D technology, fill the interior with a balanced and authentic sound.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix tweeters, dashboard, front & either side at the back
22 × 217 mm woofer (central bass), under the front seats
35 ×100 mm midrange ALumaprene, dashboard, front & either side at rear
4Harman Kardon® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with total output of 360 Watts
BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

  • BMW 2 Series Coupé

  • BMW 2 Series Convertible

  • BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

  • BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

For an exciting everyday life and comfortable trips, surrounded by Harman Kardon premium sound - this tailor-made surround sound system blends elegantly into the spacious interior of the BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer. The 12 high-performance speakers deliver authentic music reproduction and, together with the 360 ​​Watt DSP amplifier in Class-D technology, provide up to seven passengers with an individual and impressive sound experience.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

15 ×26 mm metal-matrix tweeters, dashboard, front & either side at the back
22 × 217 mm woofer (central bass), under the front seats
35 ×100 mm midrange ALumaprene, dashboard, front & either side at rear
4Harman Kardon® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with total output of 360 Watts
BMW 3 Series Saloon

  • BMW 3 Series Saloon

  • BMW 3 Series Touring

  • BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo

BMW 3 Series Saloon

The BMW 3 Series Saloon is the sportiest member of its class and captivates with its style, performance and efficiency. In the BMW 3 Series Saloon, the space-filling sound is significantly emphasized by two additional tweeters in the rear shelf.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 464 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers in the dashboard, front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier with a total output of 464 watts
BMW 3 Series Touring

  • BMW 3 Series Saloon

  • BMW 3 Series Touring

  • BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo

BMW 3 Series Touring

The BMW 3 Series Touring shows its versatility and personality in its different equipment lines. The patented EDPL audiotransducers in the BMW 3 Series Touring present midrange and high-range frequencies with extreme precision at each seat.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 14 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 5
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and side
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front and side
42 ×80mm x 200mm EDPL midrange tweeters in the sky roof
5Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 600 watts
BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo

  • BMW 3 Series Saloon

  • BMW 3 Series Touring

  • BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo

BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo

The BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo impresses with a perfect combination of form and space. Be it loaded and fully occupied or a solo trip – the Harman Kardon premium Logic 7® surround-sound system in the BMW 3 Series GT satisfies the highest demands, because it was conceived perfectly for the spacious interior of the BMW Gran Turismo.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and side
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front and side
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 600 watts
BMW 4 Series Convertible

  • BMW 4 Series Convertible

  • BMW 4 Series Coupé

  • BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

BMW 4 Series Convertible

The BMW 4 Series Convertible is a revelation for the senses, a tribute to the thirst for freedom and unbridled joy. Driving the convertible is the ultimate test of sophisticated music playback. Power and finesse are the hallmarks of the Harman Kardon premium Logic 7® surround-sound system in the BMW 4 Series Convertible. The Harman Kardon DSP amplifier with Class-D technology is a flagship product with an output of 500 watts. Enjoy a precise, balanced sound with each detail in sparkling clarity – even with the roof down.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 500 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and side rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front & side rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 500 watts
BMW 4 Series Coupé

  • BMW 4 Series Convertible

  • BMW 4 Series Coupé

  • BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

BMW 4 Series Coupé

The BMW 4 Coupe combines sporty dynamics with powerful aesthetics – for a driving experience that inspires from the very beginning. The dynamics and youthfulness of the BMW 4 Series Coupe are displayed not only in its design, but also thanks to the powerful sound of the Harman Kardon Logic 7® surround-sound system.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and side
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 600 watts
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

  • BMW 4 Series Convertible

  • BMW 4 Series Coupé

  • BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé. The particularly special. By means of the long roof line, the flowing silhouette of the coupé becomes even slimmer, more elegant and at the same time more athletic. The frameless doors guarantee an entrance into a stylish ambiance – due to the 4+1 seating concept and the large head- and legroom.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front and side
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 600 watts
BMW 5 Series Saloon

  • BMW 5 Series Saloon

  • BMW 5 Series Touring

BMW 5 Series Saloon

The BMW 5 Series Saloon is a great investment; the Harman Kardon premium Logic 7® surround-sound system provides compelling sound for every taste in music. The multichannel DSP amplifier with 600 watts delivers lightning-fast musical impulses. 16 high-performance speakers guarantee transparent and well balanced playback. Instruments and voices are reproduced with an impressive wealth of detail and to the highest standards of precision.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×25 mm Aluminum dome tweeters, dashboard, front, side & rear
22 ×217 mm subwoofers (central bass), below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers, dashboard, front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 600-watt total output
BMW 5 Series Touring

  • BMW 5 Series Saloon

  • BMW 5 Series Touring

BMW 5 Series Touring

The contemporary interior of the BMW 5 Series Touring and surround sound system resemblein your living room - so you always feel at home in the BMW 5 Series Touring. Two central woofers well hidden beneath the front seats, provide grunt and excitement. 16 speakers in total, engulf every passenger in gorgeous sound. The surround-sound technology delivers a breathtaking 360-degree sound experience from stereo recordings anywhere in the vehicle.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×25 mm Aluminum dome tweeters, dashboard, front, side & rear
22 ×217 mm subwoofers (central bass), below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers, dashboard, front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 600-watt total output
BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

  • BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

Premium sound indulgence on all levels – with the Harman Kardon premium Logic 7® surround sound system in the BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo. Every detail of the customised Harman Kardon surround sound system is precisely tuned to the interior of the BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo and enhances the sheer driving pleasure to create a unique sound experience. The surround sound system consists of 16 high-performance speakers and two powerful subwoofers that guarantee precise dynamics and an excellent sound experience on all seats.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×25 mm Aluminum dome tweeters, dashboard, front, side & rear
22 ×217 mm subwoofers (central bass), below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers, dashboard, front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 600-watt total output
BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé

  • BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé

The soundtrack to a fabulous trip. Coincidence? The Harman Kardon Logic 7® Class-D DSP amplifier delivers a total of 600 watts in the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe. An impressive armada of 16 expertly positioned speakers, including two hidden central bass woofers, delivers each track with incredible authority. We say: 'Do the math', and point to the outstanding data measurements and superlative sound performance.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm Aluminum dome tweeters, dashboard, front, side & rear
22 × 217 mm subwoofers (central bass), below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers, dashboard, front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 600-watt total output
BMW 6 Series Convertible

  • BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

BMW 6 Series Convertible

Designing an audio system for a convertible is always a complex challenge: restricted space, altered structural conditions and, on top of that, even higher expectations when enjoying the ride with the top down – even more so when the convertible wears a prestigious badge. Driving the BMW 6 Series Convertible is an incredible experience for all the senses. The 12 speakers and Class-D DSP amplifier with 600 watts total output are a clear testament. Here, the drive for perfection becomes audible - whether you choose to indulge your senses with the roof up or down.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the dashboard, front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 600 watts
BMW 7 Series Saloon

  • BMW 7 Series Saloon

BMW 7 Series Saloon

Luxury in motion. The BMW 7 Series is far more than just a status symbol; it's a statement of intent. Sophistication refined. The BMW 7 Series Saloon has the most luxurious features of any BMW Saloon with its comfortable and spacious rear, precious design details and high-quality materials. The passengers in the rear are provided with a highly relaxing riding pleasure thanks to the optional comfort seats with massage function.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm Aluminum dome tweeters, dashboard, front, side & rear
22 ×217 mm subwoofers (central bass), below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers, dashboard, front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with 600-watt total output
BMW 8 Series Coupé

  • BMW 8 Series Coupé

BMW 8 Series Coupé

An elegant racing car that embraces luxury like no other, the BMW 8 Series Coupé embodies courage on four wheels. Driving it makes the world feel different, and sophisticated features elevate the experience even further. One of them is the striking 16-speaker Harman Kardon premium sound system, which sets just the right tone for sheer driving pleasure.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 464 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® surround sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters, dashboard, front, side, and rear
22 ×217 mm subwoofer (central bass), under front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers, dashboard, front, side, and rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier with 464-watt total output
BMW X1

  • BMW X1

  • BMW X2

  • BMW X3

  • BMW X4

  • BMW X5

  • BMW X6

BMW X1

The pioneering surround technology makes you feel like you are in a much larger space with a broad sound stage, wherever you sit in the BMW X1. 12 high-performance speakers, positioned in just the right place. Two central bass woofers are cleverly hidden below the front seats. But make no mistake – with their punch and grunt they can certainly make their presence felt.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters front and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers front and rear
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier with a total output of 360 watts
BMW X2

  • BMW X1

  • BMW X2

  • BMW X3

  • BMW X4

  • BMW X5

  • BMW X6

BMW X2

A rebel leading the way: The intricate sound and rich volume of the Harman Kardon surround sound system is miles ahead of the competition: with twelve high-performance speakers in the adventurous, all-new BMW X2, it automatically ensures a wide sound stage for every passenger, regardless of where they are sitting in the car. The two central bass woofers underneath the front seats also ensure a punchy and tremendous bassline. And if that’s not enough, the sound can be amplified with a maximum output of 360 watts.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters (front and rear)
22 ×217 mm woofers central bass (below the front seats)
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers (front and rear)
4Harman Kardon Logic 7® DSP amplifier with a total output of 360 watts
BMW X3

  • BMW X1

  • BMW X2

  • BMW X3

  • BMW X4

  • BMW X5

  • BMW X6

BMW X3

The soundtrack of freedom, both on and off the road. Versatility is the key to the BMW X3. A total of 16 speakers have been adapted perfectly to the variable interior space. The amplifier is equipped with clever DSP technology, while an efficient Class-D technology delivers a total of 600 watts. The result is clear: gentle and cultivated if preferred or dynamic and gripping when called for.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® Surround Sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers in the front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier with a total output of 600 watts
BMW X4

  • BMW X1

  • BMW X2

  • BMW X3

  • BMW X4

  • BMW X5

  • BMW X6

BMW X4

The elegant way to break with convention. The BMW X4 cuts a fine figure on any terrain. It combines performance and lifestyle with the power of a BMW X and the aesthetics of a coupe, as does its tailor-made sound system. 16 perfectly placed high-performance speakers will dramatically score the soundtrack for your personal action movie – driven effortlessly by a 600-watt Class-D amplifier with clever DSP technology.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® Surround Sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers in the front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier with a total output of 600 watts
BMW X5

  • BMW X1

  • BMW X2

  • BMW X3

  • BMW X4

  • BMW X5

  • BMW X6

BMW X5

The sense of space is enhanced not only by the horizontal lines and richly contrasting surfaces in the interior of the BMW X5; the Harman Kardon premium Logic 7® surround-sound system also delivers an impressively spatial sound. 16 perfectly placed high-performance speakers create generous and convincing musical landscapes. Huge power, delicate details - the 464 watts amplifier with DSP technology is the architect of a luxurious listening lounge.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 464 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® Surround Sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers in the front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier with a total output of 464 watts
BMW X6

  • BMW X1

  • BMW X2

  • BMW X3

  • BMW X4

  • BMW X5

  • BMW X6

BMW X6

The Harman Kardon Premium Logic 7® surround sound system delivers an impressive spatial sound that is ideally suited to the character of the BMW X6. The 16 precisely tailored, high-performance loudspeakers are in perfect harmony with the stylish interior. Completed with the 600-watt DSP amplifier in Class-D technology, the sound system from Harman Kardon turns a drive into a musical experience.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 16 speakers
  • 600 watts Amplifier Power
  • Logic 7® Surround Sound Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
17 ×26 mm dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×217 mm woofers (central bass) below the front seats
37 ×100 mm midrange speakers in the front, side and rear
4Harman Kardon® Logic 7® DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with total output of 600 Watts
BMW i3

  • BMW i3

  • BMW i8 Coupé

  • BMW i8 Roadster

BMW i3

An electrifying sound system: The Harman Kardon premium sound system in the new BMW i3 sets new and exceptional standards in the fields of mobile music playback and design. The Harman Kardon premium sound system is energy efficient, yet it delivers a powerful sound. Twelve high-performance loudspeakers and a Class-D DSP amplifier with up to 360-watts of total output grant an optimal sound level for every music genre. The positioning and direction of each individual speaker were analysed well in advance and optimised for this innovative interior design concept – for spatially accurate music playback.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×150 x 230 mm woofers, front
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier Class-D technology with a total output of 360 watts
BMW i8 Coupé

  • BMW i3

  • BMW i8 Coupé

  • BMW i8 Roadster

BMW i8 Coupé

Fast, fun, forward thinking. The Harman Kardon premium surround sound system for the BMW i8 Coupé delivers a performance worthy of a unique sports car. Light, dynamic, energy-saving – 11 high-performance speakers and a compact, clever DSP amplifier with Class-D technology and 280-watt total output are the impressive figures of a musical heavyweight. The mid-range speakers and tweeters in the BMW i8 Coupé are integrated into the top of the C-pillar for even more realistic musical reproduction and a sound that fills the whole interior. The 230 mm sub-midrange speaker between the back seats unfurls the acoustic field from the back and allows passengers to feel the beat as if they were at a live concert.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 11 speakers
  • 280 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
21 ×150 x 230 mm midbass woofer, in the rear
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 280 watts
BMW i8 Roadster

  • BMW i3

  • BMW i8 Coupé

  • BMW i8 Roadster

BMW i8 Roadster

The all-new BMW i8 Roadster embodies forward-thinking electric driving with incomparable performance. The Harman Kardon premium surround sound system enhances the sound and driving experience with 12 high-performance speakers. Regardless of whether the convertible roof is open or closed, a DSP amplifier with Class-D technology and 360-watt total output ensure powerful and smooth playback. Integrating the mid-range speakers and tweeters into the top of the C-pillar ensures that the sound reproduced is even more realistic and fills the entire interior space. The two impressive 230 mm mid-bass woofers in the front complete the feeling of being live at a concert.

More info on bmw.co.uk

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 speakers
  • 360 watts Amplifier Power
  • Class-D Technology

System overview

1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4
15 ×26 mm metal-matrix dome tweeters in the dashboard, front, side and rear
22 ×150 x 230 mm midbass woofers in the front
35 ×100 mm ALumaprene midrange speakers in the front, side & rear
4Harman Kardon DSP amplifier in Class-D technology with a total output of 360 watts
  • CUSTOMIZED

    Every detail of the Harman Kardon surround sound system is precisely tuned to the interior of the respective BMW model. The customized sound system enhances the premium driving feel to create a unique sound experience.

  • POWERFUL

    The multichannel DSP amplifier with up to 600 watts impresses with distortion-free and high-performance music playback. The bass woofers ensure a powerful bass, true to the original.

  • CONCERT ATMOSPHERE

    The surround sound technology transforms stereo recordings into an exhilarating surround sound experience for all passengers – in both front and rear seats.

  • AUTHENTIC SOUND REPRODUCTION

    Instruments and voices are reproduced with an impressive wealth of detail and highest level of precision. The result: unparalleled listening enjoyment, as atmospheric and faithful as a live performance.

Harman Kardon
cutting edge technologies

At Harman Kardon, we strongly believe in first-class quality music reproduction. Music must always preserve its character and nature. Music is meant to be a full and rich emotional experience. That attitude determines how we see and use technology. For Harman Kardon, technology has one purpose and one purpose only – to serve the music!

  • Auravox

    AuraVox is a software-based equalizing system for the most challenging of sonic environments – the car interior. AuraVox is breaking new ground in perfect in-car sound coordination, permitting a level of computer-based adjustment. With AuraVox applied, speakers will unleash their full potential, sound systems will create a clean, distortion-free sonic spectacle when on the road. A generous but realistic soundstage – for every listening position.

  • Logic 7®

    Sometimes, more is actually more. Discrete Logic 7 offers superior surround sound from discrete, high-resolution 5.1 sources and even stereo recordings. Discrete Logic 7 manages the immense wealth of audio signals and distributes them across the entire system architecture. The result is an impressive 360° sound spectrum at any location in the vehicle. Turn on your audio system and the perfect sound is right there. No need to adjust the controls for your individual listening position.

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Automotive Reviews

  • Horatiu Boeriu, 2014 - BMW i3 – BMW Blog CNET

    “The Harman Kardon hi-fi option is utterly brilliant…”

  • 2012 328i – Wayne Cunningham, Edmunds.com

    “The premium Harman Kardon audio system in this car…produced very well-balanced sound. I was pleased by its detail and treble production. When listening to the extraordinarily challenging deep bass on the track "Fantasy," by The XX, the system came through with flying colors.”

  • 2014 335i GT

    “The GT's cabin is stock 3 Series. That means a convenient, well-made ... fascia along with comfortable seats and the option of a Harman Kardon stereo of striking clarity.Schedule an Audio Test Drive with your BMW Dealer”

  • BMW 1 Series – Stefan Schickedanz, lowbeats.de

    “12 speakers, powered by a tiny 360-watt Class D amplifier in the side flap of the trunk, bring luxury-class sound into the BMW 1 Series. The software-based equalizing system AuraVox enables a perfect sound tuning for the vehicle interior.”

  • BMW 5 Series – Tobias Schaumann, Augsburger Allgemeine

    “This leaves time to devote to the luxuriant infotainment offer. It starts with Harman Kardon's outstanding surround sound system (which, by the way, can be perfectly controlled with gestures) and is not yet over with the exploration of the numerous online services.”