PULSE SOUNDBAR 2i

Designed to fit perfectly under your HD or 4K TV, the PULSE SOUNDBAR 2i is the world’s first multi-room, high-res, wireless home theater soundbar to feature crystal clear, 24-bit resolution sound and audiophile-grade bass response—without a subwoofer. This is the soundbar your TV deserves.

£799

If you’re after one of the best-sounding wireless network speakers around, look no further.
— Tech Radar

Key Features

  • Seamless integration into your existing home theater system lets you hear movies, games and sports in true high-fidelity.

  • Stream any music service or library directly from your smartphone, tablet or laptop with Bluetooth hi-res streaming, powered by aptX® HD.

  • Combine a PULSE SUB with a pair of PULSE FLEX 2i’s to create the ultimate surround sound experience

  • HDMI ARC input makes controlling your audio entertainment easier than ever.

  • Seamlessly access and connect to Internet radio stations, music streaming services, and even your own local music library.

  • Easily program IR remote commands and set listening preferences with the BluOS Controller app.

  • Connect Bluesound to your Amazon Echo with the skill in the Alexa app and use Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant to control Players around the home.

  • AirPlay 2 lets you play music or podcasts from wireless home theater speakers throughout your house — all in sync.


Product Specifications


AUDIO

Supported File Formats

MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, ALAC, OPUS

Hi-Res formats - FLAC, MQA, WAV, AIFF

Surround Formats

Dolby Digital

Native Sampling Rates

32 - 192 kHz

Bit Depths

16 - 24

Performance

Frequency Response: +/_ 1dB 70Hz - 20kHz, 3dB down @ 55Hz, 

With Sub: +/_ 1dB 30Hz - 20kHz, 3dB down @ 25Hz

Distortion

THD+N - 0.030%

Power Output

120 watts of total system power

Speakers

2 x 1” (25mm) Tweeters
2 x 4” (102mm) Woofers
2 x 2” (50mm) Midrange Drivers
2 x 4” (102mm) Passive Radiators

Supported Operating Systems

Plays music from network shares on the following desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista 7-10, Apple Macintosh 7-10

Free Internet Radio

TuneIn Radio, iHeartRadio, Calm Radio, Radio Paradise, Slacker Radio

Supported Cloud Services

Spotify, Amazon Music, TIDAL, Deezer , Qobuz, HighResAudio (VAULT Required), Murfie, Napster, KKBox, Bugs, Taihe Music ZONE, SoundMachine

Integration Partners

Control4, RTI, Crestron, URC, push, iPort, ELAN, Lutron, roon, Amazon Alexa Skills, Airplay 2

CONNECTIVITY

Network

Gigabit Ethernet RJ45
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac, dual-band)

USB

1 x Type-A port for connection to USB memory sticks (Fat32 or NTFS formatted) and supported peripherals
1 x Type-B (mini) for product servicing

Digital/Analog Input

Optical, RCA Line In, HDMI (ARC & eARC)

Output

Subwoofer out (RCA)
Subwoofer out (wireless for BluOS subs only or RT100 Accessory)

Bluetooth Quality

Bluetooth 5.0 aptX HD wireless built-in

Bluetooth Connectivity

Two-Way (transmit & receive)

Power

Universal bi-pin AC Cord input (100 - 240AC)

USER INTERFACE

Mobile Operating System

BluOS - Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store

Control

IR Sensor built in - Front panel

GENERAL

Processor

ARM® CORTEX™ A9, 1 GHz

Weight

15 lbs / 6.8 kg

Dimensions

1073mm x 141mm x 70mm (42.25” x 5.5” x 2.75”)
(not including wall bracket or kickstands)

Finish

Available in White or Black Matte