The Harman Kardon Cortana powered speaker is now official. The new speaker called Invoke is officially launching today. While the device was already leaked in the last month, Harman Kardon has provided some of the technical details of the speaker today.
- Premium Sound: Harman Kardon high-quality sound featuring 3 woofers and 3 tweeters give full range, true 360-degree sound. The 2 passive radiators are tuned to give a solid bass performance from a small enclosure.
- Cortana: Cortana is your truly personal digital assistant designed to help you be more productive. Cortana can set reminders, make lists, manage calendars, provide answers to questions, and much more. Cortana also works across devices, including PC and mobile, so she’s there whenever you need help.
- Skype calling: Make and receive hands-free calls to cell phones, landlines, and any Skype-enabled device.
- Smart Home Control: Control your smart home devices including lights and thermostat and more.
- SONIQUE Far-Field Voice technology: Featuring 7 microphones embedded into the speaker, using Harman’s beam forming, echo cancellation, and noise reduction algorithms to ensure Cortana can hear you, even in challenging environments.
The Harman Kardon Invoke will start being available in the United States this Fall in Pearl Silver and Graphite. The device will only be sold in the US. The price of the speaker is still unknown.
Source: Harman Kardon