Active Soundbar Speaker: The Jamo SB 40 active soundbar speaker
utilizes a two-way driver design with two 0.75" horn-loaded soft dome tweeters
and dual 2.5" oval woofers for crisp highs, clear vocals, and dynamic sound.
The tweeters and woofers are bi-amplified (36 watts total) and utilize a
DSP-controlled crossover network. The active soundbar speaker features
a Bass Reflex enclosure with side-firing ports for greater efficiency and bigger
bass response. The enclosure is made of ABS and features a heathered cloth
Wireless Powered Subwoofer: The Jamo SB 40 includes a
wireless powered subwoofer with a 6.5" down-firing fiber composite woofer in a
bass reflex enclosure with a rear-firing slot-port. The woofer is powered by a
built-in 24 watt amplifier. The powered sub delivers deep, punchy bass to your
movie and music soundtracks. The sophisticated 2.4 GHz technology automatically
connects the soundbar and subwoofer together wirelessly; up to 50'. The wireless
powered sub's cabinet features a black wood-grain vinyl finish and rubber feet.
The wireless powered subwoofer has independent volume control from the included
IR remote control.
Dolby Audio Decoder: The Jamo SB 40 incorporates Dolby Audio
for rich, clear, powerful sound. Its built-in Dolby Audio decoder allows the
Jamo soundbar system to automatically reproduce detailed, high-output sound in
almost any size room no matter what format (including Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2ch
PCM) of sound is coming from the TV's output.
Sound Modes & EQ Profiles: The Virtual Surround mode is
designed to simulate the effect of a surround sound system. You can choose to
turn the Virtual Surround mode off for stereo sound. You can also choose between
two EQ profiles (Natural or Dialog Enhanced) in either Virtual Surround or
Stereo mode. The Natural EQ profile provides a flat, natural frequency response,
while he Dialog Enhanced EQ profile increases dialog volume for enhanced vocal
clarity without increasing ambient sounds (only one EQ profile can be active at
HDMI 2.0: The Jamo SB 40's soundbar is outfitted with a
HDMI 2.0 input and HDMI 2.0 ARC output. The system's HDMI connectivity supports
4K pass-through and is HDCP 2.2 compliant.
- 4K Video Pass-Through: The SB 40 lets you maintain 4K
quality from source to screen by allowing 4K video to "pass-through" and be
displayed on a 4K TV or projector, without compromising image quality.
Giving you the pure 4K experience makes this system the perfect partner for
4K-capable TVs and Ultra-HD Blu-ray players. 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, and
1080p video signal are also supported (there is no upscaling).
- HDCP 2.2: HDCP 2.2 is supported by the system's HDMI
input and output. HDCP 2.2 is short for "High bandwidth Digital Content
Protection" and is used for 4K video copyright protection for compatibility
with Ultra HD Blu-ray players, 4K Satellite/Cable providers, and 4k online
- ARC (Audio Return Channel): This feature of the
system's HDMI output allows audio to be sent from your ARC compatible TV to
the soundbar system through the same HDMI cable already being used to send
audio and video to your TV. This eliminates the need for extra cables
connected to your television.
Note: The soundbar's HDMI input does not support HDR (High
Dynamic Range) video
Digital & Analog Inputs: In addition to HDMI
connectivity, the Jamo SB 40 offers an optical
(toslink) digital input and a stereo minijack (3.5mm) analog input. Using the
optical digital connection, the soundbar accepts sound from both the TV and any
device (such as a DVD/Blu-ray player or Cable/Satellite receiver) hooked up to
the TV. The system supports Dolby Digital & 2ch PCM audio through its optical
Note: The digital optical output terminals of many newer
flat-panel TVs only send an audio signal in 5.1ch when receiving Dolby
Digital surround sound from the TV's built-in tuner, network connection,
HDMI inputs, or connected USB device; and will output only 2ch stereo from
sources connected to the TV via stereo RCA or minijack.
Bluetooth Audio Streaming: The Jamo SB 40 features built-in
Bluetooth for wireless audio streaming of stored music, music apps, and other
audio content on your Bluetooth source device (such as your smartphone, tablet,
or laptop) to the Jamo soundbar speaker system. You'll continue to use your
Bluetooth source device to control playback and to view song/artist information.
A simple single button press will pair your device with the SB 40 system. Once
paired, the SB 40 speaker system will automatically re-connect to your device
when within range (up to 33').
Note: The Jamo SB 40 does not support Bluetooth hands-free
communication for phone calls.
Remote Control: The SB 40 comes with a credit-card size IR
remote control for wireless operation of the soundbar speaker system. You can
also program the Jamo SB 40's Volume Up/Down and Mute functions into your
existing TV remote for further ease-of-operation.
HDMI-CEC: HDMI-CEC allows you to easily manage and operate
the SB 40 system along with an HDMI-CEC compatible TV, Blu-ray player, satellite
receiver, and/or cable box with a single remote; when all components are
connected via HDMI.
Mounting Options: The soundbar speaker can simply be
positioned on a shelf or stand, below or above your TV. It can also be
wall-mounted using its dual keyhole slots and included template (mounting screws
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