Amazon has put up a listing page for N1 SurroundBar, revealing the first details on the video game product. According to the product page update on Sept. 3, the accessory is designed specifically for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One gaming systems.
The N1 SurroundBar is manufactured by Polk Studio, a company that collaborated with the development teams behind the “Forza” and “Halo” video game series. It supports the Dolby Digital, Full Complement Sub Bass Drive and SDA Surround Sound Technology features. The speaker is also capable of producing “CD-quality digital audio” through any connected Bluetooth device. You can check out some images of the product, as well as some screens from “Halo 5,” in the slideshow near the top of this article. The description of the speaker can be found below (courtesy of Amazon.com):
Get into your game, really into it, with a Polk single speaker gaming audio system that immerses you in dynamic, lifelike sound. The full range Dolby Digital N1 Gaming SurroundBar is the first ever sound bar designed and engineered in collaboration with Microsoft and the brains behind the incredible sound design of best selling games like Halo and Forza. With customized, built in gaming EQs for optimized audio, you will be living the game like never before.
Amazon is selling the N1 SurroundBar with a price tag of $299.95. The accessory comes in two colors: black and white. It will be released on Oct. 18.
The Xbox One will be released on Nov. 22 in the North American region. One of the launch titles for the next-generation system in “Forza Motorsport 5,” which is being developed by Turn 10 Studios. The next video game in the “Halo” series, which has been recently confirmed to be called “Halo 5,” is currently under production at 343 Industries. You can pre-order the products from Amazon in the following links: N1 SurroundBar and Xbox One