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Gibson Introduces Philips HTL5160B Soundbar Speaker

8 August 2016Gibson Innovations introduces the new Philips HTL5160B 3.1 channel soundbar speaker – designed for consumers who want an immersive home cinema experience, without a multitude of speakers.

The model features a specially positioned driver dedicated for the center channel, bringing unmatched voice clarity from an authentic 3.1 channels of sound so that you will never miss any dialogue again.

The soundbar also comes with an external subwoofer, for rich and powerful bass that enhances the dynamics of any movie soundtrack.

“Our new soundbar speaker range is a clear step forward in enhancing the cinematic experience for consumers,” said Mr Andrew Tan, Business Leader, Gibson Innovations Malaysia.

“The additional dedicated driver for the center channel means that you can now hear every whisper in a movie or TV show, an experience that is difficult to achieve with a traditional soundbar that only has left and right channels. This is a first for home cinema quality sound at this price range,” added Mr. Tan.

The new soundbar speaker range comes with Dolby Digital Pro Logic II for the ultimate movie experience. With advanced spatial algorithms from Virtual Surround Sound, the soundbars can produce rich and immersive surround sound without the need for numerous speakers.

The soundbar includes an external wireless subwoofer for clutterfree placement. Connect and enjoy all your entertainment. All soundbars in the range can be paired with Bluetooth-enabled devices for wireless music streaming.

The HTL5160B also comes with Google Cast for audio and Spotify Connect, so you can enjoy your favorite tunes instantly from the cloud, without any interruptions. The HTL5160B has an additional HDMI Input for connecting to your other entertainment devices.

The HTL5160B is equipped with HDMI ARC output and HDMI CEC for EasyLink control via a single remote.

Philips HTL5160B Features

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  • Unmatched voice clarity from an authentic 3.1 channel of sound
  • Two-way loudspeaker for the best clarity and explosive dynamic range
  • Enjoy music streaming from the cloud via Google Cast and Spotify Connect
  • 320 Watts of power for high-quality sound at any volume
  • Wireless subwoofer for clutter-free placement
  • Dolby Digital Pro Logic II for the ultimate movie experience
  • Wireless music streaming via Bluetooth
  • One-touch with NFC-enabled devices for Bluetooth pairing
  • Comprehensive connectivity including 1 x HDMI ARC output, 1 x HDMI input, 1 x Optical, 1 x Audioin, 1 x USB


Pricing & Availability

The retail price of Philips HTL5160B is RM1,799 / ~US$ 449, and is available at Harvey Norman nationwide.


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Gibson Innovations Promote Philips A5-Pro With DJ Eva T

April 25, 2016Gibson Innovations, a Gibson Brands company and a brand licensee of Royal Philips has teamed up with top Malaysians DJs to conquer local electronic dance music (EDM) scene by taking the Armin Van Buuren designed Philips A5-Pro to an even wider audience.

Among the top acts collaborating with Gibson Innovations on the Philips A5-Pro is  DJ Eva T. Dubbed “The Diva of South”, Eva T has successfully broke the male-dominated EDM music scene with her mesh R&B, hip hop, electro and progressive house. With a rocking fashion sense and crazy hair colour, her talent has led her to both local and international fame with invites to perform in China, Hong Kong, Thailand and Australia.

Specifically designed by International DJ legend, Armin van Buuren to meet his needs as a globetrotting DJ, the Philips A5-Pro headphone is an essential tool for every DJ professional as well as music aficionados.

Powered by 50mm neodymium drivers, Philips A5-PRO provides 3500mW power handling with clear, dynamic and distortion-free delivery event a high volumes or with high audio input power.

Philips A5-Pro is built on anodized-finish and sturdy yet lightweight aluminium structure to withstand any active DJ environment. Moreover, the earpieces on these headphones can be rotated 90° for convenient one-ear listening while track mixing.

Eva T has been in the electronic dance music industry for six years. Her brilliant fusion of the finest mashup electronic dance tracks with the upbeats and contemporary sounds of electro house music also captivated the crowds at international music events such as Future Music Festival Asia.

“I love music. I love how music could make such enjoyment and hype for the crowd whenever I perform onstage. This only could make possible with Philips A5-PRO as it produces clear sound quality. Philips A5-PRO keeps the bass punchy without overwhelming the rest of the mixes,” said Eva T.

Labeled as one of the ‘Electronic Dance Music Queens’, Eva T is also captivated by A5-PRO’s elongated leather ear cups and extra padding beneath the headphone that increases the overall comfort level while performing even for hours.

Philips A5-Pro is my personal arsenal. I don’t have to worry about it breaking as it is foldable in a gear bag, and that also means it can be easily handled while I’m travelling. The core of the headband is made of aluminum and alloy steel with a little extra width to smooth out any irritating pain points,” said Eva T.

The Philips A5-Pro headphones’ 50mm high-definition neodymium drivers offer high quality low-frequency sounds and are engineered for 3500mW high power handling. Source reproduction and sound clarity is second to none, enabling expert listeners to really listen and feel the sound.


[adrotate banner=”4″]Philips A5-PRO Key Features

  • 3500mW max high power handling
  • Acoustic close back architecture
  • Dual sided locking cable inputs
  • 90 degree swivel ear-shell
  • Ultra compact folding design
  • Genuine leather headband, with soft inner cushion
  • Detachable coil cable
  • Detailed tech and acoustic specs



The A5-PRO headphone retails for RM 2,112.15 with GST (~US$ 529) and is available at all major retail outlets in Malaysia.


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