Android TV arrives on Soundbars

Android TV — it’s not just for TVs anymore. Now it also supports speakers you… plug into your TV. OK, I guess that’s not a big stretch.

Google announced plans to bring Android TV to soundbars earlier this year, and now the first model is up for order — the JBL Link Bar is a high-end soundbar with built-in support for Android TV, Chromecast functionality, and Google Assistant.

But the first Google Assistant-enabled soundbar isn’t exactly cheap. When I say high-end, I mean that it sells for $400… and if you want to add an optional subwoofer that’ll set you back another $300.

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