LG Electronics announced a range of XBOOM series speakers ahead of CES 2019, featuring artificial intelligence (AI) ThinQ features and tech from Meridian Audio. The LG XBOOM series includes new flagship XBOOM mini component (CL98) with 3,500W output and high-end XBOOM (OL100) with 2,000W output.
The company also introduces XBOOM freestyle speakers: RK7 and RL4 can be oriented either vertically or horizontally and feature the X-grip handle for convenient transportation. Alongside, LG’s XBOOM Go PK series speakers feature compact size, lightweight, and high-fidelity sound.
All new LG XBOOM AI ThinQ speakers featuring built-in Google Assistant and Meridian technology. While the LG XBOOM OL100 has Blast Horn – comes in a folded air duct behind the driver designed to create acoustic sound pressure by directing air through an amplifying duct – to improve high-frequency reproduction and bass performance.
There is also Meridian Mode, developed in collaboration with the experts at renowned British company Meridian Audio offers an exclusive sound setting for clearer vocals and more responsive bass. It also has Grab & Move handle design. While the XBOOM CL98 incorporates a Compression Horn to generate crisper, more detailed audio across higher frequencies.
LG XBOOM AI ThinQ series speakers have aptX HD codec for lossless hi-resolution audio streaming over Bluetooth and Wireless Party Link lets you connect multiple speakers. The models also come with Karaoke Star feature that can suppress the vocals on almost any track.